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VIDEO: A Pro With Prose Delights Library Visitors for Decades

| 11:00 AM

Cardiff resident “Grandma” Betsy Barnhart has a love of books and children. She has been hosting the library’s weekly Grandparents and Books Story time for over 20 years and says her life has been changed by the relationships she’s forged through her volunteerism. The San Diego County Library has a variety of volunteer opportunities. Learn […]

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Imperial Beach Community Celebrates New Library Opening

| 4:41 PM

A new state-of-the-art library branch opens its doors in Imperial Beach. Eight years in the making, the new library is triple the size of the old branch and is also a zero net energy building.


Invest in Yourself with Financial Wellness Wednesdays

| 8:30 AM

If getting your finances in order was one of your New Year resolutions, it’s still not too late to get yourself on the right track. The San Diego County Library has just the resource you need to get started: Financial Wellness Wednesdays. It’s a series of classes held at local library branches that offer free […]

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VIDEO: Library Helps Kids Get Ready for Kindergarten

| 2:20 PM

Do you have a child that’s due to enter kindergarten in the upcoming year? Our libraries can help get your little one acquainted with technology, reading and even social skills. To learn more about San Diego County Libraries, including locations and classes near you, visit

The San Diego County Library often hosts visits by authors. This is photo is from a previous event with local romance authors.

Meet Local Authors Saturday at the El Cajon Library

| 2:47 PM

Local book lovers will get a chance to meet and greet three East County authors this Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. as the El Cajon branch of the San Diego County Library spotlights the area’s own writing talent with a Local Authors Expo. Lynn Manyfires, Amanda Matti and C. E. “Ed” Gauss will all […]