28 Cypress Park Cypress Park has a lovely library, the 28th Branch (28/72) of LAPL. Before going into this Northeast L.A. branch, Riley stopped for a banana snack with Gramma G. After our snack, we went in and headed straight to the play area in the children’s section. It’s a great space, and Riley and G… Continue reading 28 Cypress Park Branch Library
27 West Los Angeles We visited the West Los Angeles Regional Library, located near UCLA. This is branch number 27. This is a big deal since this branch puts us at a numeral palindrome of our library adventure 27/72! Also, Riley is now 22 months old . . . and I am 040 years old. Anyway,… Continue reading 27 West Los Angeles Regional Library
Lincoln Heights I can’t believe it, Riley was the Winter Reading Challenge raffle winner at the Lincoln Heights Branch (Branch 02)! Thank you to the Children’s Librarian, Shirley Ly! I think I was more excited than my daughter when we got the email about her good fortune. Riley loves her bag of goodies (even… Continue reading Winter Reading Challenge!
26 Angeles Mesa Angeles Mesa Branch Library, Branch #26 of LAPL. is in a South Los Angeles neighborhood called View Park near The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, Inglewood Oil Field, and Eso Won Bookstore. It is a beautiful building built in the 1920’s – and it felt cozy and welcoming inside. I was amazed… Continue reading 26 Angeles Mesa Branch Library
The Los Angeles Public Library system made 2017 bearable. Thank you, LAPL. You gave me and my daughter hope during times that felt hopeless. We are looking forward to visiting many more branches in 2018! This year is going to be even better. Next up is Branch 26! We wanted to thank Neale Stokes for interviewing… Continue reading LAPL made 2017 bearable
25 Studio City In the San Fernando Valley is the 25th branch of LAPL, the Studio City Branch Library. You guys, we’ve been to 25 branches! It’s like we just finished an Advent Calendar just in time for the holidays! Riley loved browsing the books and building with the large LEGO blocks. She especially loved… Continue reading 25 Studio City Branch Library
24 Canoga Park Canoga Park is in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles – and the LAPL Canoga Park Branch has a great children’s section. Riley was ready to find books right away! She led us (my mom, her G) to the back wall and began her search. She found lots of good books. And… Continue reading 24 Canoga Park Branch Library