03 Pio Pico – Koreatown Only in Los Angeles will Koreatown’s library be named after Pio Pico who was the last governor of Alta California (now the State of California) under Mexican rule. . . and you can get Korean BBQ down the street. Our friend Kendra joined us on this leg of our journey and took the photo above.… Continue reading 03 Pio Pico – Koreatown Branch Library
02 Lincoln Heights Lincoln Heights is where we live, so this is a special library. It’s a twenty minute walk from our house with a twenty pound baby wrapped to me. . . so sometimes we drive, which takes three minutes. It is Los Angeles, isn’t it? One day we’ll ride bikes, like Joe Bray-Ali does… Continue reading 02 Lincoln Heights Branch Library
Los Angeles Public Library Branch number 01 is Benjamin Franklin Branch Library located in Boyle Heights. It’s near Mariachi Plaza and kitty corner to Hollenbeck Community Police Station. There are some great street art murals nearby, including this one. . . There was a Women’s History Month board up at the entrance, which made me smile. I showed it to… Continue reading 01 Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
Central Library DTLA I guess I’m calling this branch zero. There is the Central Library in downtown Los Angeles and then 72 branches throughout greater Los Angeles. So, 73 total libraries to visit. This is so exciting you guys. If you haven’t read the previous posts, the main idea of this blog-diary is to visit… Continue reading Central Library DTLA
My name is Megan. On March 12, 2017 I got a great idea while reading tweets. Wouldn’t it be great to visit every children’s section of every branch of the Los Angeles Public Library? I don’t know if anyone else has done this, or is doing this, but here we are. I decided to do… Continue reading LAPL Journey through the children’s sections
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