The mission of the Friends of the South Pasadena Public Library is to raise money and public awareness in the community to support the services and programs of the library.

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The September 12, 2021 Restoration Concert is SOLD OUT.

No tickets will be sold at the door.

The Friends Bookstore

is Open!


Our schedule is:

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 1-5 pm

Please check back frequently for the latest updates.

The Friends Bookstore is looking for more volunteers.

If interested, volunteer applications are available at:

.southpasadenaca.gov/government/departments/library/friends-of-the-library/volunteer


If you have questions you can email us at spplfriends@yahoo.com, or call and leave a message at 626-403-7348



South Pasadena Public Library.

LIBRARY HOURS UPDATE

Starting today, August 20, 2021 the Library will be expanding its hours.

We are now open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

Monday - Thursday: 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Friday - Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: Closed


To enter the library building, customers ages 2 and up must wear a covering over their mouth and nose at all times

. Children's Room capacity is limited and physical distancing is still mandatory.


To check out items and pick up holds you must have a: library card, photo ID, or digital card stored in the Library App: http://www.southpasadenaca.gov/libraryapp.

View all the available in-library services and important information and updates on our website: http://www.southpasadenaca.gov/librar​yabridged​.


To protect the health of customers and staff, building occupancy will be limited

and County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health guidelines strictly followed

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Contact us at library@southpasadenaca.gov or by phone.

For more information about Library services, including online resources, click here

For FAQ's on current services, click here