Monday, March 17, 2008

Library Board Elects New Officers

The Pacific Grove Public Library Board elected new officers at their last meeting on March 11. Susan Steele is the new Chairperson, Laura Courtney Headley is the Vice Chair, and Nancy Hauk is the Secretary. The Library Board also includes Sarah Paff and Neal Whitman. The group has begun the process of updating the Library's Strategic Plan. Their next meeting is April 8, 7 PM at the Pacific Grove Community Center on Junipero.

Friday, March 14, 2008

Readathon for National Library Week

National Library Week is just around the corner April 13-19, 2008. Kids of all ages are invited to our Readathon on Saturday, April 19, from 12 noon to 12 midnight. Get pledges from everyone you know and earn money for children's library books. Bring your sleeping bag and camp out after hours with a good book. For more information, call the children's librarian, Lisa Maddalena, at 648-5760.

Friday, March 7, 2008

What are others saying about the Library's plight?

Want to know what people in the community are thinking about the Library's budget cuts? See local resident Steve Hauk's writings at The website is a treasure trove of writings from the "world's greatest writers." By the way, many of them live right here on the Monterey Peninsula.