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NOW OPEN SATURDAYS!

Sep 21, 2021
PGPL is Now Open 10am to 1pm on Saturdays!

REDEDICATION CELEBRATION IS SATURDAY!

Sep 16, 2021 - Kids
At Jewell Park and PGPL, 550 Central Ave. PG

TODAY! MUSIC IN THE PARK WITH MARY LEE

Sep 08, 2021 - Kids
Live in Person! Music with Mary Lee. 

September is National Library Card Month!

Sep 08, 2021
Join Marley Dias, author, producer, and founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks, in promoting the power of a library card

FOL BOOKSTORE AT ST. MARY'S BOOK SALES

Aug 31, 2021
Did you know that Book Sales have resumed?

OPEN FOR HOLDS PICK UP 1ST SATURDAY

Aug 31, 2021
PGPL will be open for 1st Saturday Holds Pick Up hours on Saturday, September 4th from 10am to 1pm.

CLOSED MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 6th

Aug 30, 2021
PGPL will be CLOSED for the Labor Day Holiday on Monday, the 6th of September

Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area - Voting is Closed

Aug 26, 2021
Vote for your favorite(s)

Coming Soon - Family Bilingual Storytime at Arnett Park!

Aug 26, 2021 - Kids
Join us at Arnett Park for Bilingual Storytime!

Preschool Storytime at Caterpillar Park

Aug 25, 2021 - Kids
You are invited to join in stories, music & movement and other fun with Miss Mary 

Teen Book Interest Survey

Aug 24, 2021 - Kids
Take our Book Interest Survey
When finished, you will have 4 books on hold to pick up and a treat!


PGPL has Magazines and Newspapers!

Aug 24, 2021
Come and check out the newly remodeled Reading Rotunda, where the periodicals (including Consumer Reports) are shelved.

We Have Expanded Our Hours!

Aug 17, 2021
Now Open Tuesday & Thursday, 1pm - 6pm and Wednesday & Friday, 10am - 1:00pm

You Are Invited!

Aug 17, 2021
Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 1pm to 4pm at Jewell Park & Pacific Grove Public Library

Introducing Toddler Tales!

Aug 13, 2021 - Kids
Calling all Toddlers and their Caregivers!

Drop-In Crafternoon!

Aug 13, 2021 - Kids
Join the fun of crafting!
Wednesdays at 12pm-1pm and Thursdays at 3pm-4pm (Children's Room)
A new craft each week!

Family Bilingual Storytime

Aug 12, 2021 - Kids
Join us at Arnett Park for Bilingual Storytime!
Second Monday of the Month at 4:00pm

Stream Movies, Concerts, Courses

Aug 11, 2021
Free with your Library Card & the Libby App!

Check Out Niche Academy for eResource How to Videos!

Aug 10, 2021
Using our E-Library for the first time? Niche Academy is for you!

"Renewal" a Juried Art Show

Jul 30, 2021
Submit your personal expression of "Renewal" to a juried art show at the Pacific Grove Library opening on 10/8/2021!

NOW OPEN MORE HOURS!

Jul 20, 2021
NOW OPEN MORE HOURS!

Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area

Jul 19, 2021
Vote for your favorite(s)!

Preschool Stories

Jul 13, 2021 - Kids
Preschool Stories with Miss Mary
Please join the fun of story time at Jewell Park on Tuesdays 11:00am-11:30am

SAVE THE DATE! PGPL REDEDICATION

Jul 08, 2021
Celebrating the Library's Renewal Saturday, September 18th from 1pm to 4pm in Jewell Park.

NOW OPEN FOR PUBLIC ACCESS TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, & THURSDAY!

Jul 07, 2021
PGPL is NOW OPEN Tuesday 3-6, Wednesday 10-1, & Thursday 1-4.

Announcing 2021 PGPL Summer Reading Program

May 14, 2021
PGPL Summer Reading Program Coming Soon! - Beginning June 9th

BOOK STORE REOPENING AT ST. MARY'S

May 13, 2021
Exciting News from Friends of the Library! The Bookstore at St. Mary’s is Reopening on May 17th

THE FIRST SATURDAY OF MAY IS HERE!

Apr 30, 2021
The 1st Saturday of the month is here!

THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS!

Apr 19, 2021
PGPL will be celebrating our volunteers all week, April 18-24!

NOW HIRING! Apply Online

Apr 08, 2021
Seeking Library Clerk (Part-time and On-Call) $17.50 - $21.28 Hourly Closing Date: 04/25/2021

National Library Week Is April

Apr 07, 2021
National Library Week 2021: Welcome to Your Library

We Will Be Open Thursdays 2PM - 4PM Beginning March 25th!

Mar 23, 2021
New Hours! PGPL will be OPEN on Thursdays 2pm-4pm

NOW MORE LIBRARY-TO-GO HOURS FOR YOU TO CHOOSE FROM!

Mar 03, 2021
For your convenience, we’ve added Tuesdays AND the first Saturday of the month, STARTING THIS SATURDAY!

1040 & 540/540EZ TAX FORMS ARE HERE

Mar 03, 2021
1040 and 540/540EZ tax forms are here!

Using our E-Library for the first time? Niche Academy is for you!

Mar 03, 2021
Using our E-Library for the first time?

More Library-To-Go Hours! Now includes the 1st Saturday of the month beginning March 6th

Feb 24, 2021
For your convenience, we’ve added Tuesdays AND the first Saturday of the month!

Meeting your distance learning needs! Scientific calculators are now available to check out at PGPL!

Feb 09, 2021
Thank you MPC and PGHS for partnering with us to meet this community need that came to our attention.

Expanded Holds Pick Up Hours

Jan 29, 2021
Starting February 2021 Holds Pick Up Hours are Monday & Tuesday 3pm to 6pm and Wednesdays 10am to 1pm.

EveryLibrary is the first and only national political action committee for libraries.

Jan 29, 2021
EveryLibrary is the first and only national political action committee for libraries.

PGPL will be OPEN Monday, January 18th (MLK Holiday)

Jan 13, 2021
PGPL will be "open" for regular holds pick up hours 3pm-6pm on Monday, January 18th (MLK Day)

Library Renewal Project Video

Dec 16, 2020
Please enjoy this video on the successful Library Renewal Project brought to you by Friends of the Library!

CONTINUES UNINTERRUPTED DURING THE NEW HEALTH ORDER AND THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS!

Dec 15, 2020
RETURNS, HOLDS & PICKUPS: Book Drop is open (no book donations please)!

New! Grab bags!

Nov 10, 2020
Want an assortment of items, but aren't sure exactly which titles you want?

NEW! Brainfuse JobNow & VetNow Programs

Oct 28, 2020
The Pacific Grove Public Library is pleased to announce the launch of Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow™

Holds pick up - Starting October 21!

Oct 20, 2020
Holds pick up starts Wednesday, October 21, from 10am-1pm. Masks, physical distancing,

Holds pick up - Coming October 21!

Oct 12, 2020
Hello PGPL patrons! We are excited to announce holds pick up at our beautifully renewed library!

Our book drop is now open!

Oct 12, 2020
The PGPL book drop is now open for returns at 550 Central Avenue!

Countdown to Complete the Census

Aug 24, 2020
Get out the count by September 30!

Live Zoom Preschool Stories

Aug 09, 2020
Please join our Live Zoom Preschool Stories!

NEW! Digital Magazine Collection

Aug 06, 2020
Full color, interactive digital magazines with no holds, no checkout periods, 

Full color, interactive digital magazines with no holds, no checkout periods,

Jul 23, 2020
Please welcome the Fratello Marionettes!

Upcoming Summer Reading Performance

Jun 24, 2020

Mister Chris is "PG's Music Man."  Sing and dance along with Chris Bohrman. 

Previous Summer Reading Performance

Jun 24, 2020

Welcome Andy Z!

Call To Artists - Built For Books Juried Show

Dec 21, 2017
“Built for books”

A Fine Art Juried Show Celebrating Libraries and Learning

City Seeking Library Director and Administrative Services Director

May 01, 2017

Words Flow Endlessly Off the Pages

Nov 01, 2016

World Book Online now available

Nov 16, 2015
Pacific Grove Public Library cardholders can now access World Book Encyclopedia's

National Voter Registration Day

Sep 22, 2015
The City and Library are working with

Coyotes in Pacific Grove

Mar 23, 2015
Pacific Grove Animal Control has been informed about

 Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area

Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area

Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area

Help us Name the Newly Renovated Central Area

PGPL has partnered with Overdrive to bring you these free streaming services.

All you need is your library card number and the Libby App.

Drop-In Crafternoon!

Join the fun of crafting!
Wednesdays at 12pm-1:00pm and Thursdays 3pm-4pm
A new craft each week!

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