Best Used Book Sale October 2014

The October Best Used Book Sale will take place on Friday, October 3, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday, October 4, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Featured will be a HALF-PRICE sale on cookbooks, crafts, gardening, home repair and decorating books on our shelves in the basement. (Sorry, Table Books will not be included.) This will be a great chance to get some ideas for those upcoming holiday projects!Continue Reading

Poster Art Contest

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Invite you to participate in our Wine and Cuisine Tasting Event. The Friends are looking for an art piece to be featured on our flyers, postcards, publicity media and the poster for our 45th annual Wine and Cuisine Tasting fundraising event to be held on Friday, February 20,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