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Silver Lake Branch Library

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2411 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039
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323-913-7451
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323-913-7460
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Librarian:
Lisa Palombi, Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Silver Lake Branch Library
Storytime
Every Wednesday at 6:30pm
Cozy up in your PJs, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and join Ms. Alana in the picture book nook for our weekly pajama storytime!

Used Book Sale
Every Tuesday and Thursday from 2-6pm, excluding holidays
The Friends of Silver Lake Library sell used books from their bookstore located on the plaza level of the Library.  All proceeds benefit...

Family Activity
Thursdays from 4-5 pm, excluding holidays
Share stories with Toby the therapy pup! Every Thursday from 4-5 pm.

piano with ribbon around
Thursdays at 4:30-5:30pm, excluding holidays
Music composition lessons for children age 6 and older. This is a continuous developmental professional study in writing music for piano to...

Money Matters
October 19, 2017 6:30PM to 7:30PM
October is Financial Planning Month.  Learn the basics of choosing and using safe investment tools with financial advisor Grew Andrews...

photo of mike reading to kids
Every Friday from 3-5pm, excluding holidays
Read or be read to with STAR volunteer Mike. Get a free book when you come three times! 

STAR
Saturdays from 10am-12noon
Read or be read to with STAR volunteer Mary. Get a free book when you come three times!

October 21, 2017 11:30AM
Join the LGBT Book Club for our discussion of Memoirs by Tennessee Williams.  New members always welcome! Copies of the book...

October 21, 2017 1:00PM
Turn your memories into vivid writing for inner exploration, to preserve family history, or to prepare for publication. Try your hand...

books for sale on plaza
October 21, 2017 1:00PM to October 20, 2018 5:00PM
Support your local branch library by purchasing books at the Friends of Silver Lake Library Used Book Sale. (www.fosll.org).

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