HOLIDAY CLOSURE NOTICE: The Main and Foothills Library will close at 6 p.m. on
Wednesday, Nov. 26
in preparation for the holiday (Velma Teague already closes at 5 p.m.). All three Glendale Public Library locations will be closed on
Thursday, Nov. 27 - Friday, Nov. 28 in observance of Thanksgiving. The outdoor bookdrops will also be closed and no items will be due on this date.
Click here to check out this month's Create, Connect, Collaborate events!
Our Favorite Reads
If we could give our own awards, these would be our blue-ribbon books. Click here to meet some of our staff and browse their best-beloved reads.
Monthly Staff Picks
Looking for something good to read? Click here to try some of our monthly staff picks. These books were read and enjoyed by people who work right here at the library -- and we're people who know books.
Brown Bag Booktalks
Why not join Judy, Stephanie, and Evelyn at one of our quarterly Brown Bag Booktalks? You bring your lunch; we'll bring the coffee and some fresh-brewed book recommendations. Feel free to bring a book to share with the group. In the meantime, click here to enjoy the booklist from the last booktalk.
Books for Good
When you buy a book from the Glendale Public Library's online shop through Books for Good, your dollars support the library. Keep in mind that most of the books are donated by people in the community or discarded by the library.
Click here to start shopping!
Glendale Public Library meeting rooms are available to rental for resident and nonresident, nonprofit and commercial groups. Click here for more information.
Created Equal Video Series
Our neighbor, Glendale Community College, is presenting a free four-part video and discussion series covering the hundred year timeline after the Civil War when the United States wrestled with the notion of a people “created equal.” Click here for details.