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  • Grab-and-Go bags for Black History Month

    NEWS RELEASE
    February 1, 2021
    Grab-and-Go bags for Black History Month


    The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to offer Grab-and-Go Book Bags in celebration of Black History Month.

    Each Grab-and-Go Book Bag contains four books featuring African American and Black authors or characters. A reading list with prominent African American and Black authors is also included in the bag.  A limited number of Grab-and-Go Bags will be available at the Library's sidewalk pick-up window Monday, February 8th through Saturday, February 13th. Grab-and-Go book bags are not checked out to patrons and have no due date. 

    The Santa Maria Public Library’s main library is open for sidewalk pick-up service, and for passport service by appointment. The Branch Libraries and Bookmobile are open for Grab and Go service. Other in-person services are closed due to the Local Health Emergency declared by the County. The Library also offers 24/7 digital resources including downloadable eBooks, movies, magazines, and audiobooks. Online databases and programs, email reference service, veterans’ resources, updates about the Library’s operations and more are available online at www.cityofsantamaria.org/Library. Patrons may also apply for a free Library card online.

    Questions may be directed to the Library’s Information Desk, (805)925-0994 extension 8562.