Thursday, July 2, 2015

Exeter Friends of the Library 4th of July Book Sale!

We can't think of a better way to celebrate the 4th of July!

The Friends of the Library-Exeter are have a HUGE book sale and we are so excited!
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A "Super" Celebration for July Fourth That Lasts All Month!

We’re rockin’ rockets and rocks this month for the Tulare County Library Branches children’s crafts! 

The crafts for each week are:

June 30 through July 3 – Fourth of July Rockets
July 7 through 11 – Super Hero Masks
July 14 through 18 – Tootsie Pop Hero
July 21 through 25 – Super Hero Rocks
July 28 through August 1 – Super Hero Bracelets

The crafts are offered at the Alpaugh, Earlimart, Exeter, Ivanhoe, Lindsay, Orosi, Springville, Strathmore, Three Rivers, Tipton and Woodlake branch libraries.

For more information on days and times of the crafts at each branch, please
go to and choose the locations tab or call the branches:

Alpaugh                    (559) 949-8355
                     (559) 592-5361
                   (661) 849-2525
Ivanhoe                     (559) 798-1264
                      (559) 562-3021

                          (559) 591-5830
(559) 539-2624 
                 (559) 568-1087
Three Rivers
(559) 561-4564
                         (559) 752-4236 

                   (559) 564-8424

Monthly Friends Meeting, July 9

The Friends of the Tulare County Library will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, July 9, at 7:00pm in the library's upstairs (purple) meeting room. Absolutely everyone is welcome to attend, including and especially current Friends, prospective Friends, and anyone who is interested in learning more!

Please contact the Visalia Reference Desk at 713-2703 for more information.

Friday, June 19, 2015

All Library Locations Closed Saturday, July 4

All Tulare County Library locations will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance of the holiday. There will be no free lunches for kids and teens at the Visalia Branch Library on Friday, July 3.
All locations resume regular hours beginning Tuesday, July 7.

For more information on branch hours and locations, please go to and choose the locations tab or by phone at 559 713-2700.
Enjoy the holiday!

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Steve Martin's Working Wildlife at Visalia Library TODAY, June 18

Join us at the Visalia Branch Library for TWO shows Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 11:00 am AND 3:00 pm! Working Wildlife will bring a bearcat, an owl, and a monkey to their show.

Everyone is welcome and it's FREE! No need to RSVP!

Call 559-713-2731 for more information!

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Living off the Grid, June 24

Have you ever wondered what it takes to "live off the grid"? Unsure about what "living off the grid" actually is? 

If so, then come out to the Living Off the Grid Program with guest speaker Loretta Liefveld on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 6:30 pm at the Visalia Library to find out.

Find out more information about all Tulare County Library's Summer Reading programs for children, tweens, teens and even adults online at, by phone at 559 713-2700, or in person at any Tulare County Library. 

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Timothy James the Magician at Visalia Library TODAY, June 11!

Join us at the Visalia Branch Library for TWO shows Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 11:00 am AND 3:00 pm!

Everyone is welcome and it's FREE! No need to RSVP!