Best Used Book Sale for April 2014

To get you started on your spring cleaning, gardening and home improvement books will be featured at the next Friends of the Sierra Madre Library’s Best Used Book Sale being held in the basement and back parking lot of the Library on Friday, April 4, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. You’ll also find a wide variety of 2013 and 2014 bestsellers available. Birdwatchers and nature lovers will be delighted with our selection of books on local flora and fauna.Continue Reading

Sierra Madre Art Fair Volunteers Needed

An easy and fun way to get involved with the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library is to volunteer for a shift at the annual Art Fair.  Not only do you help the Friends, but you get to see and chat with your Sierra Madre neighbors who visit the Fair.  This year’s Art Fair isContinue ReadingContinue Reading

2014 Featured Artist

Beverly Jones Jewelry Designs Wow inspiring design, meticulous craftsmanship, and great attention to detail seamlessly team up with comfortable wearability in a democratic environment where a precious gem might share space with a found object or a natural oddity. Example – silver pendant with a meteorite, a ruby and a piece of petrified armadillo hide.Continue Reading

The 52nd Annual Sierra Madre Art Fair MAY 3-4, 2014

Friends of the Sierra Madre Library are preparing for the 52nd Annual Art Fair. It is located in Memorial Park at Sierra Madre Boulevard and Hermosa Avenue in the charming three-square mile village of Sierra Madre. Set against the San Gabriel Mountains between Pasadena and Arcadia, it is an attraction in itself. Our downtown has a friendly mix of sidewalk cafés and shops.Continue Reading

Sierra Madre Art Fair Volunteers Needed

An easy and fun way to get involved with the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library is to volunteer for a shift at the annual Art Fair.  Not only do you help the Friends, but you get to see and chat with your Sierra Madre neighbors who visit the Fair.  This year’s Art Fair is being held in Memorial Park, 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd; on Saturday, May 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 4, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Volunteers are needed to act as hosts and hostesses, serve at the Friends Booth and the Friends Food Booth, and to help with the Silent Auction.Continue Reading