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Events and Exhibits at the Los Angeles Public Library

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Ceiling of the Central Library Rotunda.
Sundays at 2 p.m., Central Library
Take an hour-long tour through the Los Angeles Central Library. Your docent guide will share stories about the history, art, and...
paper hand fans
Available During Library Hours, West Valley Regional Branch Library
Let's celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a paper hand fan craft!Come and get a Grab and Go craft kit. It includes...
kids, storytime, clapping, smiling
Mondays at 10:30 a.m., Jefferson - Vassie D. Wright Memorial Branch Library
Join us for storytime in a fun learning environment with stories, songs and movement to help build early literacy skills. Please RSVP by...
people doing seated yoga
May 23, 2022 10:30 AM, Chatsworth Branch Library
We are pleased to announce that Seated Yoga is back! If you need exercise and want to make new friends, join us as we begin again with one...
Paper and popsicle stick lantern craft.
May 23, 2022 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM, Little Tokyo Branch Library
After picking out some great books to learn about international handmade crafts or foods, come visit the reference desk for a Kids Takeout...
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photo of Los Angeles Venice canals dream up by Abbot Kinney, 1922
June 07, 2021 to July 11, 2022, Central Library
History & Genealogy Department
From the pueblo days of Zanja Madre to Mulholland’s aqueduct to Abbot Kinney’s canals, the history of Los Angeles and water is one of...
Ringling Bros Barnum & Bailey Poster featuring anthropomorphic animals. An elephant ticket taker, clown pig, and chimpanzee attendees.
February 25, 2022 to August 25, 2022, Central Library
First Floor Galleries
Step right up, the circus is coming to the Los Angeles Public Library! Featuring works and artifacts from the now folded Majestic Poster...

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