Best Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library announce that the August Best Used Book Sale will be held on Friday, August 7, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, August 8, from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Featured will be a variety of Back-to-School items, including reference volumes and teacher’s resources and materials. In addition, there will be a huge collection of nearly new children’s books from 25 cents – $3.00. We also have a large collection of recently donated pristine quilting and craft books.Continue Reading

What Your Support Means

As the old song says, “I get by with a little help from my friends”. It was 1953 when a few visionaries recognized that even a library needs a friend and so began the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library. From that modest beginning, we have grown to an organization of over 300 members whose bylaws state that “The purpose of the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library is to promote awareness of, support for, and utilization of the high quality programs, services, and facilities of the Sierra Madre Library as a lifelong center of learning.” Continue Reading