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.


2014 Teen/Buddy Fall Program (PDF)

TeenSpace is hosting a number of programs and the always fun HAUNTED HOUSE. Download the flyers for programs, dates, and times!


TeenSpace Haunted House (PDF)

Are you in the Halloween spirit? We hope so because the Santa Ana Public Library is hosting its annual Haunted House at 3 different locations this year! The scares are FREE for the whole family!

October 23 - 24, 2014
Jerome Center (726 S. Center St.) @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

October 28 - 29, 2014
Main Library (26 Civic Center Pl.) @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

October 31, 2014
Garfield Center (501 N. Lacy St.) @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Día De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) (PDF)

Learn to make your own Prehispanic Pottery! Workshop presented by Ernesto Guevara.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Main Library @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Tail Waggin' Storytimes with Gracie the Dog (PDF)

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

Newhope Library   (Every first Wednesday of the month)
November 5, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
December 3, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library   (Every last Saturday of the month)
October 25, 2014 10:30am - 11:30pm
November 29, 2014 10:30am - 11:30pm


Lego® Junior Maker (PDF)

Children will build and play while enhancing their Motor skills, Spatial skills, Creativity, and Cooperative play

Walk the Plank with the Night Pirates
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Main Library @ 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Building Forts with the Bravest Knight
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Main Library @ 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM


Educational APPS for KIDS! A Learning Showcase (PDF)

Students will be introduced to applications that will help them with Math, Science, Reading, Grammar, and much more!

Fridays, November 7 - 21, 2014
Session 1 (Grades 2-5): Main Library @ 3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Session 2 (Grades 6-8): Main Library @ 4:30 PM - 5:20 PM

Registration begins October 6, 2014. Sign up at the Children's Desk.


War Comes Home Exhibit: Our Veterans, Our Communities (PDF)

The exhibit honors the men and women who sacrificed their lives to protect our Country. Visitors will be able to travel through history as they listen to the voices of our veterans and view memorabilia, photographs, artifacts, and journals from our local veterans.

November 10 - 13, 2014
Main Library (Meeting Room A) @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Exhibit will be closed on November 11th in celebration of Veterans Day.


What It Is Like To Go To War/We Were Soldiers: Book Discussions & Film Viewing (PDF)

Join us for a two-part discussion of Karl Marlantes’s What It Is Like To Go To War, followed by a screening of We Were Soldiers.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Main Library (Meeting Room A) @ 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Event is FREE and open to the public

For more information, contact Mrs. Lugo-Rios

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