Libraries

Area libraries and hours of operation. Visit their websites for story times, kids’ programs and family-friendly events. Also see: “Calendar” for library special events. For additional resources, see our current issue.

Aliso Viejo Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, closed.

Anaheim Libraries Canyon Hills Branch

Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; and closed Sunday.

Anaheim Libraries Central Branch

Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturday, 1 0a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Anaheim Libraries East Anaheim Branch

Monday – Wednesday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Thursday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Anaheim Libraries Haskett Branch

Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, noon – 6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Anaheim Libraries Sunkist Branch

Monday – Thursday, noon – 8 p.m.; Friday, noon – 6 p.m.; closed, Saturday and Sunday.

Artesia Library

Tuesday and Wednesday, noon – 8 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday, closed.

Bellflower Library Clifton M. Brakensiek

Monday – Wednesday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Thursday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday, 1-5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. closed Sunday.

Brea Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Buena Park Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Cerritos Library

Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

Costa Mesa Dungan Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Costa Mesa Technology Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and Friday.

Costa Mesa Verde Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Cypress Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Friday.

Dana Point Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Downey Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Foothill Ranch Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Fountain Valley Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Fullerton Library

Monday -Thursday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

Garden Grove Libraries Chapman Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and Friday.

Garden Grove Libraries Regional Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Garden Grove Libraries Tibor Rubin Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and Friday.

Hacienda Heights Library

Monday – Friday, noon – 5p.m.; Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Hawaiian Gardens Library

Tuesday – Wednesday, noon – 8 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Sunday and Monday.

Huntington Beach Libraries Banning Branch

Tuesday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and Monday.

Huntington Beach Libraries Central Branch

Monday, 1-9 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Huntington Beach Libraries Helen Murphy Branch

Monday, 1-7 p.m.; Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.; closed Saturday and Sunday.

Huntington Beach Libraries Main Street Branch

Tuesday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; and closed Sunday and Monday.

Huntington Beach Libraries Oakview Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed, Saturday and Sunday.

Irvine Libraries Heritage Park Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Irvine Libraries Katie Wheeler Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Irvine Libraries University Park Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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La Habra Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Friday.

La Mirada Library

Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, noon – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.; closed Sunday.

La Palma Libraries

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Ladera Ranch Library

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Laguna Beach Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9-5 p.m. Closed Sundays.

Laguna Hills Technology Library

Monday and Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Laguna Niguel Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lake Forest Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lakewood Libraries George Nye Jr. Branch

Tuesday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Lakewood Library Angelo M. Iacoboni Branch

Tuesday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Library of the Canyons in Silverado

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Alamitos Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Bayshore Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Bret Harte Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Brewitt Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Burnett Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 4 p.m.; closed Monday.

Long Beach Libraries Dana Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries El Dorado Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 4 p.m. closed Monday.

Long Beach Libraries Los Altos Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Mark Twain Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Libraries Michelle Obama Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 4 p.m.; closed Monday.

Long Beach Libraries Ruth Bach Neighborhood Branch

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Long Beach Main Library and Information Center

Tuesday and Thursday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday, noon – 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Los Alamitos Rossmoor Public Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Mission Viejo Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday, 1-5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon -5 p.m.

Newport Beach Libraries Balboa Branch

Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Newport Beach Library Central Branch

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday noon -5 p.m.

Newport Beach Library Corona Del Mar Branch

Tuesday, and Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Sunday and Monday.

Newport Beach Library Mariners Branch

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 5 p.m.

Norwalk Libraries Alondra Branch

Tuesday – Wednesday, noon – 8 p.m.; Thursday – Friday, noon – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Norwalk Libraries Main Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Orange Libraries El Modena Branch

Monday-Wednesday, 2-7 p.m.; Thursday-Saturday, 1-6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Orange Libraries Main Library and History Center

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Orange Libraries Taft Branch

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 2-7 p.m.; Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 1-6 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Paramount Library

Tuesday – Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Thursday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; and Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; closed Monday and Sunday.

Placentia Library

Library hours: Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; and Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

Rancho Santa Margarita Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, closed.

San Clemente Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

San Juan Capistrano Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Friday.

Santa Ana Libraries Main Branch

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; and Sunday, noon – 4 p.m.

Santa Ana Libraries Newhope Learning Center

Monday – Thursday, 2 – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed, Sunday and Friday.

Santa Fe Springs Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. -5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Seal Beach Mary Wilson Public Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and Friday.

Signal Hill Public Library

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, noon – 8 p.m.; Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m. -5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Stanton Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Tustin Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Villa Park Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5p.m.; closed Friday and Sunday.

Westminster Public Library

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Whittier Libraries – Central

Monday – Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed, Sunday.

Whittier Libraries – Whittwood

Monday – Tuesday, noon – 9 p.m.; Wednesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed, Sunday.

Whittier Libraries Los Nietos

Monday – Tuesday, noon – 7 p.m.; Wednesday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed Sunday

Whittier Libraries Sorenson

Monday – Tuesday,11 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Wednesday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed Sunday.

Whittier Libraries South Whittier

Monday – Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed Sunday.

Yorba Linda Library

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; closed Sunday.