Library Closed for Thanksgiving 2012

The Sierra Madre Public Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from Thursday, November 22 through Sunday, November 25, 2012.

Library patrons will still have access to online databases, catalog searches and book renewals, and they can still return materials at the outside book drop in front of the Library.

We wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving.

The Library is located at 440 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024, (626) 355-7186,

Annual Low Cost Vaccine Clinic

The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA is offering a low cost vaccination clinic on November 8, 2012. The clinic will be held at Memorial Park, 232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024 from 6:30pm to 8pm. All dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in a carrier. For more information please contact the Pasadena Humane Society at 626-792-7151 x115.

Teen Book Club Brings Readers Together

Middle and high school students find fun, friends and share the love of reading at the Teen Book Club, Wednesday afternoons from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Sierra Madre Public Library.

Anyone in grade 7 or above can join and receive free paperback books, eat snacks, play board games, and make friends every Wednesday throughout the school year.

Oktoberfest Golf and Tennis Tournament Winners 2012

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 the City of Sierra Madre hosted the Oktoberfest Golf and Tennis Tournament which benefited Sierra Madre Community Service programs. Although the wet weather made playing conditions less than ideal for tennis and golf players, everyone still had a fun time!

Local Educators Share Their Love of Reading

Sierra Madre School Principal Esther Salinas and Sierra Madre Middle School Planning Principal Garrett Newsom can be seen sharing their favorite books on large posters around Sierra Madre. The posters, part of the Sierra Madre Public Library’s Read campaign, convey the simple but potent message: READ.