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Pico Union Branch Library

Exterior view of the Pico Union branch
1030 S. Alvarado Street
Los Angeles, CA 90006
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Kim Hughes, Acting Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Pico Union Branch Library
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Weekdays · 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. [Jun 10 - Aug 9]
Enjoy a delicious free lunch for kids and teens ages 1-18.Disfruta de un sabroso almuerzo gratuito para niños y adolescentes de 1 a 18 años...

Wednesdays at 1-6 P.M.
Free 15-20 minute tutoring sessions for adults (19+ years old) from 1-3 PM and 4-6 PM.

Summer Reading Challenge
June 26, 2019 2:00PM
Teens and tweens are welcome to join our Summer Reading Challenge: It's showtime

Summer Reading Challenge
June 27, 2019 2:00PM
Unleash your inner artist. We supply the rocks and you supply the imagination.Desata tu artista interior. Nosotros suministramos las...

Summer Reading Challenge
June 27, 2019 7:45PM
Join us for rock painting at the library!

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July 1, 2019 1:00PM to 3:00PM
Free 15-20 minute tutoring sessions for adults (19+ years old). Walk-in tutors provide assistance in the following areas: English reading,...

Ongoing Events

Student Zone
Pico Union has four computers in our Student Zone reserved exclusively for kids and teens to do homework.  Printing is free for school assignments.  Sign up at the Reference Desk.
Student Zone hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 3-5 pm, and Tuesday and Thursdays, 3:30-5:30 pm.

Pico Union's computer aide can answer your computer questions, help with resumes and job applications, and provide one-on-one tutoring for basic computer skills. Pico Union's Cybernaut is available to help you Monday-Friday, 2:30-5:30 pm.

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