Friends of the Library

Summer Book Sale

Saturday, June 15, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Library Depository

Books for Dads, Grads, and More!

2019 Children's Summer Reading Program
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2019 Young Adult & Adult Summer Reading
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Adult Programs

FREE Digital Literacy Classes
for Children and Teens

Cyber Kids
Cyber Kids
Ages 9 to 12
Saturdays  July 6 - August 24
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Registration is required.
Cyber Kids Jr.
Cyber Kids Jr.
Ages 6 to 8
Tuesdays  July 2 - August 20
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration is required.

Cyber Teens
Cyber Teens
Ages 13 to 18
Mondays  July 1 - August 9
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration is required.

"Digital Literacy" is the ability to use computers, tablets, and smartphones to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills.  These 8-week classes will introduce children and teens to a Windows 10 laptop computer using fun, interactive, and engaging instruction and software programs.  All classes are taught by a professional librarian.

Space is limited to 14 students in each class.  
All applicants must be able to attend all 8 classes in July and August.
You may print out an application here and bring it to the Library or email it to [email protected] 


Registration - May 28 - June 10, 2019

All applicants will be notified by June 15.

These classes are generously funded by a 2-year "Digital Literacy Grant" 
from the California Public Utilities Commission.CPUC logo seal


We need you!  

All ages are encouraged
to apply.

Complete your school-required
Community Service with us!

The Inglewood Public Library is currently accepting applications from individuals who would like to volunteer in the library. Volunteers must be at least 15.5 years of age.  We have openings in the following areas:

Homework HelpersOn a weekly basis, help children with their homework.
Cyber VolunteersAfter training, assist the teacher and students in our 8-week computer classes.
Program VolunteersAssist with various children's programs
Reading PartnersRead aloud to children or listen to children read aloud.
Library AidesWe need artistic and/or creative volunteers to assist behind the scenes with displays, etc.
Special Interest VolunteersCreate a new library program or join the Teen Advisory Board.
Veteran Resource Center VolunteersHelp veterans and their family members apply for their benefits.

If you are interested in applying to be a Volunteer in the Inglewood Public Library, you will need to complete a Teen or Adult Volunteer Opportunities application which you can find HERE.  Complete the form and email it to [email protected] or turn it in to any public desk in the library.  We will get back to you as soon as possible. Once selected to be a volunteer, you will also need to complete an additional City of Inglewood Volunteer Application with specific document requirements before beginning your volunteer work in the Library.  We look forward to working with you!

Inglewood Public Library
Main Library
101 W. Manchester Blvd.
Inglewood, CA  90301

Crenshaw Imperial 
Branch Library
11141 Crenshaw Blvd.
Inglewood, CA 90303  

Monday11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Monday11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday      11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Inglewood Stories - A Mural by Michael Massenburg, 2014.
Inglewood Stories is a mural exploring the cultures, histories and hopes of our city.  Drawing on Library archives, photos and letters, artist Michael Massenburg reflects Inglewood's diversity and working and family lives through images and text.  The colorful permanent mural is acrylic paint over photo transfer on vinyl sections.  The 30 foot by 30 foot mural is designed for the Main Library's Atrium.  His public art asks: What is your Inglewood Story?

For more information about public art at the Library or in Inglewood, please click HERE.