EL SEGUNDO PUBLIC LIBRARY 111 W. Mariposa Ave. El Segundo, CA 90245
Mon.-Thurs. 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Fri. & Sat. 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sun. Closed Phone: (310) 524-2722
Spring 2017 Evening Book Discussion Group
The spring selection of new titles for the Evening Book Discussion Group is here! The meetings take place at 6:30pm in the Friends of the Library Room on the last Wednesday of each month, excluding December. Discussions will be led by library staff and, on occasion, by the authors themselves.
On April 26, join author Mamta Jain Valderama in a discussion of her novel Girl in Traffick.
Library staff lead a discussion of the novel Swimming Lessons, by Claire Fuller, on May 31.
Our second featured author of the session, Gwendolyn Womack, will be on hand to discuss her novel The Fortune Teller on June 28.
For more details, please see the library calendar to the right of this notice or call (310) 524-2728.
Spring 2017 Drop-In Lobby Events
Join us beginning on Wednesday, April 5 for a new session of hands-on and informative programming in the library's Drop-In Lobby Events series. This six-program series features MJ of Kreation Organic Juicery, local author Kim Bixler, author and artist Nancy Webber, and library staff leading hands-on activities and lecture presentations.
All workshops take place in the library's lobby, are free, and include supplies. Likewise feel free to bring your own supplies for inspiration. For program scheduling, please click here, or see the calendar to the right of this notice.
For additional information, please call (310) 524-2728.
Free Computer Classes, Spring Session
Spring brings a new series of free computer classes to anyone needing to brush up on their computer skills. Library staff will provide a hands-on overview of computer and internet basics with topics to include:
Introduction to the Computer
Mobile Device Basics
Social Media Basics
Microsoft Word 2013 Basics
Please click here for a complete listing of sessions, dates, and times, or see the calendar section to the right of this notice.
Note that seating is limited and registration is required. Some classes take place when the library is closed to the public. Late arrivals will not be admitted 5 minutes after the class begins.
To register for a class, or for questions, please call (310) 524-2728.
Winter and Spring 2017 Concerts in the Library
Join us for some great music as the new season of the popular Concerts in the Library series begins Saturday, January 21 and continues through May 20. Free to all, the series features classical and jazz programs, as well as music from different ethnic traditions. Programs take place at 2:00 p.m. in the Friends of the Library Room the third Saturday of each month. See the library calendar at the right for specific programs or call (310) 524-2728 for additional information.
Images of America: El Segundo
In time for the City's 2017 Centennial celebration, Images of America: El Segundo by Debra Brighton, Library Director, will be available for purchase beginning Monday, August 15. The book provides a photographic journey of El Segundo's formation, and how it grew and developed through the decades into the modern city it is today.
The City's Centennial Committee will have copies available for purchase in the library and in other locations at a discounted price of $15.00 per book. All proceeds from the book bought at the library and locally will go to the Centennial Committee for fundraising efforts to sponsor events throughout our Centennial year in 2017.
Be sure to pick up a copy and brush up on the City's history in advance of its 100-year anniversary!
« NEW BOOKS »
Below are selected new titles at the library. Come in and check out these and other books recently added to the library collection.