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Location: Pasadena, CA 91105, United States

Little Libraries

There are 66 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

1005B Mission St, South Pasadena, CA 91030
1240 Nithsdale Road, Pasadena, CA 91105
100 W. California Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91109
1100 Oxley Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030
1130 South Marengo Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91106
569 S. Marengo Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101
1519 Fremont Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030
6145 N. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90042
411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105
56 South Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105
San Marino Gallery (1.8 miles)
70 N Raymond Ave, Pasadena, California 91103
4 Westmoreland Place, Pasadena, California 91103
420 S. Madison Ave, # 215, Pasadena, CA 91101
CALTECH Bookstore (2.0 miles)
MC 1-51, Pasadena, CA 91125
46 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101
285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
55 Eureka Street, Pasadena, CA 91103
135 North Oakland Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91182
509 E Walnut St., Pasadena, CA 91104
517 W. Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91106
Vroman's Bookstore (2.2 miles)
695 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101
170 S. Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
210 North Mudd, Pasadena, CA 91125
Millikan Library, Pasadena, CA 91125

Local events

Jun
3
Super 8 Day Sale - Travel and Paperback Fiction Books
Friends Plaza Book Loft, Friday, June 3 at 10am
Books in the categories of TRAVEL and PAPERBACK (FICTION) BOOKS will be on sale downstairs in the main library from June 3-11, 2016. All books will be $0.50 each and all proceeds benefit the library. (lwbooklover)
Event location: Glendora Public Library, 140 S Glendora Ave, 1st Floor, Glendora CA 91741-3416
Jun
16
Road Scholar: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Crowell Public Library, Thursday, June 16 at 7pm
If you love to travel, enjoy learning new things, like to explore interesting places and meet people who share a love of adventure, come and learn about Road Scholar, the group that offers more than 5,500 programs each year in 150 countries worldwide. Volunteer Road Scholar Ambassador JILL SWAIM will offer an insider's look at its adventures on Thursday June 16th at 7:00 p.m. in the Library’s Barth Community Room. Light refreshments will be served. Road Scholar Ambassadors are seasoned participants who volunteer their time to give informative and enthusiastic presentations about the educational travel adventures available through Road Scholar, formerly called Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.

Adventuresome, curious, fun... what else is there to know about Road Scholar participants? Their learning adventures engage expert instructors, provide extraordinary access, and stimulate discourse and friendship among people for whom learning is the journey of a lifetime. Since its inception, more than five million people have enrolled in its iconic educational adventures offered annually in countries around the world. The Road Scholar program has made connections with educators and other local "insiders" all around the world, creating learning opportunities that show the world in a way that just can't be done alone or on a "tour." From expert-led lectures and field trips to comfortable lodgings and meals, all the details are handled, taking the worry out of the planning, so Scholars can focus on the learning experience. Road Scholar is headquartered in Boston, Mass., with offices in the U.S. and the United Kingdom. Bring all your questions regarding this exciting travel program Thursday June 16 at 7:00 pm to Crowell Library’s Barth Community Room. (notparoo)
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Jun
26
Brando Skyhorse
Vroman's Bookstore, Sunday, June 26 at unknown time
Brando Skyhorse’s debut novel, The Madonnas of Echo Park, received the 2011 PEN/Hemingway Award and the Sue Kaufman Award for First Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The book was also a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers pick. He has been awarded fellowships at Ucross and Can Serrat, Spain. Skyhorse is a graduate of Stanford University and the MFA Writers’ Workshop program at UC Irvine. He is the 2014 Jenny McKean Moore Writer-In-Washington at George Washington University. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jun
28
Daniel Miyares
Once Upon a Time, Tuesday, June 28 at 10:30am
Daniel Miyares has illustrated books such as Bambino and Mr. Twain and Waking Up is Hard to Do, and Pardon Me! is his first adventure as an author/illustrator. He earned a BFA in illustration from Ringling College of Art and Design in 2002 and has since worked for Hallmark Cards Inc. Daniel currently lives near Kansas City with his lovely wife, their two small children, and a large brown dog. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jul
1
Taylor Jenkins Reid
Vroman's Bookstore, Friday, July 1 at 6:30pm
Taylor Jenkins Reid is an author and essayist from Acton, Massachusetts. She graduated from Emerson College with a degree in Media Studies. Her first novel, Forever, Interrupted, was named one of the “11 Debuts We Love” by Kirkus Reviews. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Alex, and her dog, Rabbit. You can follow her on Twitter @TJenkinsReid. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
2
Independence Day Celebration
International Printing Museum, Saturday, July 2 at 10am
Kick off your 4th of July celebrations with a unique trip to the International Printing Museum’s annual INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, a Southern California patriotic tradition! Activities
include printing your own Declaration of Independence on an authentic colonial printing press, and visiting with Ben Franklin, Thomas Jefferson & John Adams in the Museum’s Heritage Theatre. They will recall the stories surrounding the founding of our nation in the unique theatre show, "The Confounding Brothers.”

Admission includes tours of the Museum’s collections, special letterpress keepsakes, theatre presentation of “The Confounding Brothers,” and a patriotic lunch of Freedom Dogs and American Apple Pie all while being serenaded by our 18th Century musicians The Colonial Roses.

Come and join in the fun as we honor our country’s birthday in a most unique fashion!

The celebration runs from 10 am to 4 pm. General admission is $15 per person or $50 for four. Seating is limited. Discounts for Members of the Museum. Information and advance tickets can be found at www.printmuseum.org/independenceday (PrintMuseum)
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Jul
10
Kim Stolz
Book Soup, Sunday, July 10 at 7pm
Kim Stolz is a former contestant on America’s Next Top Model, MTV news anchor, restaurateur, and current Vice President of Equity Derivatives at Citigroup. She is a graduate of The Brearley School and Wesleyan University. In 2012 she was named one of the 100 Most Compelling People of the Year by Out magazine. She lives in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
17
Victoria Christopher Murray
Victoria Christopher Murray is the Essence bestselling author of more than twenty novels including: The Ex Files, Lady Jasmine, and The Deal, the Dance, and the Devil. Winner of the African American Literary Award for Fiction and Author of the Year (Female), Murray is also a two-time NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Fiction. She splits her time between Los Angeles and Washington, DC. Visit her website at VictoriaChristopherMurray.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jul
21
Book'd "The Ultimate Bibliophiles' Night Out"
The Group Repertory Theatre, Thursday, July 21 at 8pm
Join Book'd lit event on Thursday, July 21st at The Group Repertory/Lonny Chapman Theatre in North Hollywood.

*mystery, romance & YA author readings

*bookish giveaways

*catered mingling reception (pubLIZityLA)
Jul
26
ReShonda Tate Billingsley
ReShonda Tate Billingsley is the #1 national bestselling author of numerous novels for adults, as well as the Good Girlz teen series. She recently won the NAACP Award for Outstanding Literary Work for Say Amen Again. She is also the author of the nonfiction book The Motherhood Diaries. Visit her website at ReShondaTateBillingsley.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
30
Andrew Meredith
Skylight Books, Saturday, July 30 at 7:30pm
Andrew Meredith has been awarded fellowships from Yaddo and from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. He received an MFA in Fiction from UNC-Greensboro. The Removers is his first book. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
7
Spencer Quinn
Vroman's Bookstore, Sunday, August 7 at 7pm
Spencer Quinn is the author of six previous Chet and Bernie mystery novels: Dog on It, Thereby Hangs a Tail, To Fetch a Thief, The Dog Who Knew Too Much, A Fistful of Collars, and The Sound and the Furry. He lives on Cape Cod with his dogs Audrey and Pearl. When not keeping them out of mischief, he is hard at work on the next Chet and Bernie mystery. Keep up with him—and with Chet and Bernie—by visiting ChetTheDog.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
6
Isla Morley
Covina Public Library, Tuesday, September 6 at 2pm
Isla Morley grew up in South Africa during apartheid, the child of a British father and fourth-generation South African mother. She now lives in Los Angeles with her husband (a minister) and daughter and an assortment of animals. Her debut novel, Come Sunday, was awarded the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction in 2009 and was a finalist for the Commonwealth Prize. It has been translated into seven languages. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
15
Danielle Fishel
Danielle Fishel is an actress and TV host best known as America’s first television crush, Topanga Lawrence, from the hit 1990s sitcom Boy Meets World the eagerly anticipated spin-off, Girl Meets World. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
22
Jeff Hobbs
American Girl Place Los Angeles, Thursday, September 22 at 7pm
Jeff Hobbs graduated with a BA in English language and literature from Yale in 2002, where he was awarded the Willets and Meeker prizes for his writing. Hobbs spent three years in New York and Tanzania while working with the African Rainforest Conservancy. He now lives in Los Angeles with his wife. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Mar
31
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Speaking and signing, Santa Monica College (sponsored by the Santa Monica College Associates and the English Department) Event Poster (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
9
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books 2016, Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 12pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Panelist, “Fiction: The Underbelly” (with Bill Beverly and Tod Goldberg, moderated by Stephen Cha), Los Angeles Times Festival of Books (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
9
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books 2016, Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 4:30pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Panelist, “Past to Present: The Echoes of War” (with Rita Gabis and Dawn MacKeen, moderated by Jim Newton), Los Angeles Times Festival of Books (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
10
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books 2016, Monday, April 10, 2017 at 11:30am
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution

Panelist, “Crossing Borders: Migration, Integration, and Communities in Transition,” (signing to follow), Los Angeles Times Festival of Books (added from Harvard University Press)
May
7
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Skylight Books, Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 5pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

In conversation with Tom Hayden (signing to follow), Skylight Books (added from Harvard University Press)
May
24
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Los Angeles Public Library - Central Library, Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:15pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

In conversation with Maxine Hong Kingston, Library Foundation of Los Angeles (added from Harvard University Press)
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