Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library


All Programs are
canceled until further notice

Look for a calendar of future events in this space when the library re-opens

Is June 5 - 6
9:30 - 5:00

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The Central Library and the 72 branch libraries are closed until further notice.

IMPORTANT information about access, fines, etc. is Here:

Please - no donations until the library re-opens.

The Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library (FOL) is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to enhancing the Library's resources and services since 1972. We invite you to participate. Join Us!

Our website is a comprehensive source of information - about our Friends and activities, our Branch Library and its resources, our Los Angeles Public Library's extensive resources, and links to our Encino-Tarzana community. CHECK THE MENUS AND ENJOY BROWSING!

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Our Mission:

The purposes of the Friends are to enhance community interest for the Library as a prime cultural and educational asset; to focus public attention on its resources and services; to encourage and receive gifts, endowments and bequests to the Library; to raise funds in support of the Library's collection, services, operations, and facilities; and to support and cooperate with the Library in developing library services and programs for the community.

What do the Friends do?

Friends in Action

Every day - Browse, buy, and enjoy! Volunteers staff the Used Bookstore.

3/11 - Four HOTP, good things to read keep coming.

3/11 - Yoga for Well-being: Breathe, Stretch, Relax.

3/9 - Two HOTP, check the shelves.

3/9 - BIG Book Sale - cleanup - volunteers make the room ready for other programs.

3/7 - One more HOTP, One more good book to read.

3/6 - BIG Book Sale finishes, thousands of books and digital items in new homes, funds raised to support library programs

3/6 - BIG Book Sale in progress, volunteers ready to help BIG Book Sale.

3/5 - BIG Book Sale - setup finished, all organized, ready for browsing BIG Book Sale information.

3/4 - BIG Book Sale - setup begins BIG Book Sale information.

3/3 - Preparing for the BIG Book Sale - tables, signs, and setup materials ready to go.

2/28 - New donations used to refill shelves in the Bookstore or stored for next week's BIG Book Sale.

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