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Events and Exhibits at the Los Angeles Public Library

In-Person Events

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three strands of garlands with hearts in a rainbow of colors
Available During Library Hours in June (While Supplies Last), North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Regional Library
Show your LGBTQIA Pride with our Grab-and-Go Craft.During the month of June, teens and tweens ages 11-18 years can pick up a craft kit with...
eric carle and crafts
Available During Library Hours, West Valley Regional Branch Library
June 25 is the birthday of Eric Carle, one of the most beloved children's book author.Let's celebrate Eric Carle's birthday with The Very...
An assortment of craft supplies, paints, markers and hands with scissors cutting paper.
Available during library hours through August 6, Atwater Village Branch Library
Pick up free supplies for a different art project each week all summer long at the Reference Desk. 
Hot air balloon craft examples
Available at the Reference Desk During Library Hours, Chatsworth Branch Library
Discover the things you can do with paper and recycled supplies!Visit our paper crafts display to explore and check out paper craft idea...
An assortment of craft supplies and hands with scissors cutting paper.
Weekdays 12 noon to 5:30 p.m., Eagle Rock Branch Library
Pick up free supplies at the library to make upcycled paper beads at home out of magazine pages. Limited kits are available while supplies...
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Online Events

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A male and female with thumbs up
Thursdays at 1:00-2:00 p.m., Palms - Rancho Park Branch Library
Speak virtually with an attorney about tickets/warrants, landlord/tenant issues, family law, employment, housing, and more.
A male and female with thumbs up
Thursdays at 1:00-2:00 p.m., Hyde Park Miriam Matthews Branch Library
Speak virtually with an attorney about tickets/warrants, landlord/tenant issues, family law, employment, housing, and more.
A male and female with thumbs up
Thursdays at 1:00-2:00 p.m., Baldwin Hills Branch Library
Speak virtually with an attorney about tickets/warrants, landlord/tenant issues, family law, employment, housing, and more.
craft supplies scattered on a table
June 30, 2022 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM, Sylmar Branch Library
It's Froggy fiesta time! Join us online for silly stories, songs with puppets and fun crafts.
Young People with Thought Bubble Signs
Thursdays at 4 p.m., Sun Valley Branch Library
Join the Teen Council meeting online.
a collage of 12 zine covers
Every other Thursday at 4 p.m., Baldwin Hills Branch Library
Join us for Zine Club, where members of our group meetup in a virtual space to co-work, chat and share inspiration for whatever projects we...
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Exhibits

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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