Held the 2nd Saturday of every other month, 10:00 – 3:30, at the Arroyo Grande Library

  • Members enjoy early admission and shopping at 9:30 a.m.
  • $2.00 a Bag Sale begins at 2:00 p.m. (as many books as you can fit into a grocery bag!).
  • Proceeds help support the Library!

We gratefully accept donations of gently used books, CD’s and DVD’s. Please bring them to the library.


Love reading books but feel like you have no one to talk to about them? Join the Arroyo Grande Bookends at one of the monthly meetings at the library or contact the reference desk. Meetings are once a month and we discuss a wide selection of books.

August Book:

“The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough will be discussed on two repeated sessions, Friday, August 19th, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. and Tuesday, August 23rd, from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.  For information please email Michele at mholland@slolibrary.org or call 473-7161.

Yearly Calendar:

Bookends Calendar

Are YOU a Friend of the Arroyo Grande Library?

For as little as $10 a year, a Friends’ membership assures on-going support and funding for the Arroyo Grande Library through dynamic programming for all ages, books, materials and furnishings. Join TODAY!  Print and fill out the membership application found here.

Upcoming EVENTS

For August:

  • Perfect your Self-Publishing –  Join us Saturday, August 13 th at 2 p.m. as local author Kendra Aronson will give a presentation on her journey in self-publishing her new cookbook.
  • Seed Library Grand Opening – Join us on Saturday, August 13 th from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. as we have our grand opening of the Arroyo Grande Library’s Seed Library.
  •  Teen Craft: Silver Earrings – Join us on Saturday, August 20 th at 2:00 p.m. as teens create amazing silver earrings with artist Leigh Ramirez.



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Encourage a love of books and reading in your little ones, every Wed. & Thurs. @ 10:30 a.m.


The Friends of the AG Library is an all-volunteer organization with many opportunities to lend a hand, from the Book Sale Team, to persons with unique skills to offer (such as graphic design, merchandising, fund raising), we can use your help!