Library Events Canceled

Due to an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19, all Pasadena Public Library programs and events at all locations have been CANCELED until further notice. We are also temporarily suspending the following services: STEAM Kits checkouts Innovation Lab Open Hours Homework Help Children's play spaces Additionally, our Law Library Open Hours at Central Library are canceled through the end of March. Our library buildings and phone services remain open, and we continue to lend books, media, and periodicals. Our public computer... continue reading »"Library Events Canceled"

Pasadena Identifies First Confirmed Case of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) has confirmed the first case of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a Pasadena resident. This individual was known to have close contact with a confirmed case outside of Pasadena, and has been in quarantine since the exposure occurred. This individual is recovering and is being followed by PPHD. To maintain patient confidentiality, no other details will be shared on this individual. PPHD is following up directly with those who have had close contact... continue reading »"Pasadena Identifies First Confirmed Case of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)"

City of Pasadena Cancels All Non-Essential City-Sponsored Events

City of Pasadena Cancels All Non-Essential City-Sponsored Events PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena is cancelling all of its “non-essential” City-sponsored events and activities until further notice. “Non-essential” events and activities would generally include recreational events and classes, educational and cultural events, census events, Community Police Academy Kids Safety Academy, Police Activities League (PAL) center activity, and community excursions. The City is not presently directing the cancellation of any events or activities sponsored by third parties, although the City is reaching out... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Cancels All Non-Essential City-Sponsored Events"

COVID-19 Public Health Declaration

Pasadena Declares Public Health Emergency for COVID-19 Response PASADENA, Calif.—On March 4, City of Pasadena Public Health Officer Dr. Ying-Ying Goh declared a Local Public Health Emergency to empower the City to more effectively respond to the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19. This declaration coincides with actions taken by Los Angeles County and Long Beach Health Department. Currently, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Pasadena. The declaration of a Local Public Health Emergency will mobilize City resources, accelerate emergency... continue reading »"COVID-19 Public Health Declaration"