Best Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library announce that the April Best Used Book Sale will be held on Friday, April 1, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The sale is held at the back of the Library, 440 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., in the parking lot and in the basement.

Featured at this sale will be COOKBOOKS. We have a large collection of cookbooks on our shelves; all will be half-price at the sale. Newer cookbook collections on the Table in the Basement will be offered at our usual low prices, $2.50 – $6.00. In addition, the Bargain Book boxes in the parking lot will have cookbooks of many kinds for only $1.00!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