CELEBRATING 140 YEARS OF LIBRARY SERVICE AND 140 YEARS OF GROWTH AT HASTINGS BRANCH LIBRARY

PASADENA, CA — The Pasadena Public Library system is turning 140 in 2024. To celebrate 140 years of service, the library is planning a year-long celebration highlighting the past, present and future through the contributions of trailblazers, innovators, and future thinkers with events at each of its 10 library branches. Celebrate an innovative artist and 140 Years of Growth on Saturday, April 20, at 10 a.m., at Hastings Branch Library, 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd. Community members of all ages... continue reading »"CELEBRATING 140 YEARS OF LIBRARY SERVICE AND 140 YEARS OF GROWTH AT HASTINGS BRANCH LIBRARY"

CELEBRATE NATIONAL POETRY MONTH WITH PASADENA PUBLIC LIBRARY

PASADENA, CA — April is National Poetry Month. Pasadena Public Library is offering many ways to celebrate, create and enjoy poetry. Themed programs for all ages will be held at Pasadena’s branch libraries throughout the month. For more ways to explore poetry, visit the Library’s website and browse the poetry collection. There is something for every interest. The Academy of American Poets started National Poetry Month in April 1996 to celebrate poetry’s ability to capture and enrich our daily lives.... continue reading »"CELEBRATE NATIONAL POETRY MONTH WITH PASADENA PUBLIC LIBRARY"

CELEBRATE NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

PASADENA, CA — National Library Week is April 7–13, 2024. The Pasadena Public Library encourages everyone in the community to visit the library, enjoy its benefits and explore all the library has to offer. First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association honoring libraries of all types across the country occurring each April. The theme for National Library Week 2024 is Ready, Set, Library! a declaration of all the ways libraries... continue reading »"CELEBRATE NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK"

OFFICE OF THE YOUNG CHILD ANNOUNCES PASADENA’S CITYWIDE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD CELEBRATION

PASADENA, CA —The Office of the Young Child, in partnership with the Human Services Commission’s Early Childhood Ad Hoc Committee, invites you to join us for a free, fun-filled lineup of child-centered programs celebrating the 53rd anniversary of the Week of the Young Child, April 6 – 12, 2024. The celebration highlights the importance of our community’s quality early childhood programs and recognizes that a child’s earliest years lay the foundation for later success in school and in life. The... continue reading »"OFFICE OF THE YOUNG CHILD ANNOUNCES PASADENA’S CITYWIDE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD CELEBRATION"