Events and Exhibits at the Los Angeles Public Library

Images of Luchador (wrestler) masks
September 15, 2023 - October 15, 2023 During Open Hours
Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with a take-home craft! Stop by Hyde Park Branch Library to pick up a craft kit to create your own Luchador...
Children clapping and listening to a story
Mondays at 10 a.m.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers.
open book with a pair of glasses and stacks of books in the background
October 2, 10 a.m.
Join us for a spirited and engaging discussion of the world's best short stories!This month's selections are:October 2: Sinking House by T...
Mother reading book to her baby
Mondays at 10 a.m.
Join us for stories and songs! This program is intended for children ages 0-3.
three images of people doing yoga and tai chi
Mondays, Tuesdays &a.m.p; Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for a free 90-minute yoga and tai chi program with Susan Selan of Body & Brain. The program will include yoga, breathing, and...
librarian pointing at storyboard during storytime
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us in-person and enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 18 months to 3 years.
baby sitting under parachute
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs, and playtime. Best suited for ages 0-3 years old.
Volunteer reads to a group of kids and adults.
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Children are invited to this bilingual Spanish/English storytime, to share the joy of storytelling and reading with our STAR volunteer Ana...
Group of children clapping along to a song.
Mondays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Have some fun with us and enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays!
woman with outstretched hands in a forest
October 2, 10:30 a.m.
Our wonderful meditation program, "Mindful Mondays" is back for the months of September and October with the generous support of the...

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left to right: interdisciplinary visual artist River Tikwi Garza, and photographer Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin
On View Now, Central Library
First Floor Galleries
For the inaugural cohort of the Creators in Residence, we have engaged two uniquely creative and thoughtful individuals: Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin...
Traffic jam at 7th Street and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles, circa 1915.
August 28, 2023 to February 25, 2024, Central Library
History & Genealogy Department
Have you ever wondered how and why Los Angeles became so obsessed with cars?

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