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The Literary Circle

The Literary Circle

Monday, August 25, 6:30 p.m.

Group discussion of One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson.   Read More...
Ebook Help @ Your Library

Ebook Help @ Your Library

Monday Nights, August 4 & 18 + September 8 & 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Did you know the library offers free ebooks? Have you been meaning to try using them but aren't sure how to get started? Want tips and tricks to maximize your usage?

The Literary Circle

The Literary Circle

Monday, September 29, 6:30 p.m.

Read Louise Erdrich's American Book Award winner, The Round House and come prepared to join the lively, congenial discussion.    Read More...
Technology Assistance @ Your Library

Technology Assistance @ Your Library

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Need technology help? Great news! Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30-2:30pm we'll have a Technology Volunteer on hand near the Library Help Desk!

10th Annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit

10th Annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit

Friday, February 20, 2015, 7 - 9 p.m.

Save the date!  The Friends of the Monterey Public Library celebrate a "Decade of Delicious Decadence"

In the Blogs

One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Three months jam-packed with historical oddities...

Still Life With Bread Crumbs

Sunday, August 03, 2014

New York isn't a great place to live when you're short of funds


It's the Wright Stuff for Lady Jack

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
First Woman Air Passenger in US Flies with Wilbur
"The Woman in the Machine" Says 1909 Flight "Just Splendid"...

More Potter on Pottermore

Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Catch up on Harry and friends 16 wizarding years later.  And what's up with that new scar, Harry?...

Lotus-Eaters Attacked by Argentine Ships

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Cannon Balls Fly, Invaders Loot and Burn Monterey
Hawaiians Discover Spanish Fashions

California History Room
Ebooks and Audiobooks
Discover & Go

Available now! Print museum passes and discounts on the Web with your Library card. Learn more or try it out!