Virtual Library Programs
Join on Zoom, or by telephone.
Register at or call (831) 646-3933.
Hand Reflexology to the Rescue: Self-Empowerment for Radiant Health and Well-being

Learn how hand reflexology can aid you in having greater health and well-being. Presented by Skyyesong Fell, RN.

Tuesday, January 19
4:00 - 5:15 pm
Drop-in Mindfulness Practice

Pause midweek with a gently guided mindfulness practice followed by an optional brief discussion. All levels of experience welcome.

12:15 - 12:45 pm
Living History Series: Robert Louis Stevenson

Join us to learn more about Monterey’s rich history. This engaging and informative first person living history performance with actor Howard Burnham will take us to the Monterey of 1879, when Robert Louis Stevenson was its most famous visitor.

Thursday, February 11
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Monterey Public Library Year-end Appeal 2017
Volunteer at the Library

Due to severe budget cuts, volunteers are providing vital support so that we can continue to offer library services. Please fill out the form if you are interested in volunteering at the Library:  
State of the Library 2021
Monterey Public Library
California’s First Public Library ~ established 1849

Thursday, February 4, 2021
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Please join us for an update on the MPL’s current services and programs and plans for 2021 and beyond.

Presenting will be:

•   Inga Waite, Library and Museums Director
•   Marsha Moroh, Chair of the Library Board of Trustees
•   Diane de Lorimier, President of the MPL Friends & Foundation
There will be ample time for your questions, and you are welcome to submit them in advance. Please register at or call (831) 646-3933.
Save the Date and Join Us...
16th Annual Chocolate & Wine Benefit

Saturday, February 27, 2021
7:00 - 8:00 pm

Library Holiday Closure

Reference Service will be closed
Monday, January 18 for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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