Upcoming Library Events



Ongoing Events

Regularly Scheduled Programming:
Check out our regularly recurring programs and events!

Youth Service Calendar

Children's Activities Calendar

Click on the link to view upcoming activities and programs happening in the Children's Library.


Nutrition Class (English) (PDF)
Nutrition Class (Spanish) (PDF)

Come and learn the basics of:

  • Eating Healthy
  • Meal Planning
  • Shopping Wisely
  • Handling and storing food safely
  • Being Physically Active

Garfield Community Center
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 6:00pm - 7:00pm


Tail Waggin’ Storytimes (PDF)

Children will have the opportunity to practice their reading skills and read a story to Gracie the Dog.

Newhope Library
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Main Library
Saturday, May 30, 2015 10:30am - 11:30am
Saturday, June 27, 2015 10:30am - 11:30am


Summer Reading Program (PDF)

For infants, children, and tweens up to 8th grade

Read Books! Special Programs!
Win Prizes! End of Program Celebration!

June 22 - August 8, 2015
Last Day to Register: Saturday, August 1


Library Hotspot (PDF)

Use the Internet anywhere for FREE!
Check Out a Hotspot with your Library Card

Monday - Friday: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm OR
Schedule a Pickup by calling (714) 647-5253


Electronic Petting Zoo (PDF)

Test out the NEWEST tablets at the Santa Ana Public Library!

Go to the information desk or computer lab to sign in and use the tablets today!!!
For more information contact (714) 647-5264


Introduction to Computers (PDF)

The Garfield community center is offering classes to learn and/or improve basic computer skills.

Mondays (2nd - 8th Grade)
Garfield Community Center @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Tuesday (Teens - Adult)
Garfield Community Center @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm


Fundamentals of Video Production (PDF)

Garfield Community Center is holding a workshop for participants with an interest in Video Production.
Participants will learn terminology, script writing, video editing & more!

Garfield Community Center @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm


Self-guided Typing Sessions (PDF)

Need help with improving your typing skills? The Garfield Community Center will be having Self-Guided Typing Sessions for any one interested in honing their own typing skills.

Garfield Community Center @ 12:30pm - 1:30pm


Learn to Skype (PDF)

Garfield Community Center is holding a workshop to assist people in connecting with family and friends using Skype. Participants will learn to make calls, test audio, video chat and more.

Garfield Community Center @ 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Garfield Community Center @ 12:30pm - 1:30pm & 5:00pm - 6:00pm


LeapFrog Systems (PDF)

LeapFrog Systems is now available at the Santa Ana Public Library!
Visit the Check-out Desk to view and borrow our LeapFrog materials!

Download free Adobe Acrobat Reader software that allows you to view and print PDF files.