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625 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

(831) 646-3933


Resiliance imageSupport kids and families by making a gift to the Friends & Foundation’s Big Idea today!
The Resilience Project will ensure free access
  • for kids - to programs and books that encourage self-confidence and determination;
  • for parents - to expert advice in helping kids handle stress and anxiety;
  • for families - to take-home materials that build social and emotional health.
Questions? Contact

More info about Project Resilience may be found here

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Custom Book Bundles!
Let a librarian choose a stack of books for you! Please fill out the form, and wait a day or two. You will receive an email or notice in the mail when your selection is ready for pickup.

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Wish List
Funds for library materials are 50% less than pre-pandemic levels due COVID-19’s impact on City finances. Help us purchase popular titles that the community has requested and we can’t afford. Questions? contact

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