Meet the Author has returned to GBCL! Join us the third Tuesday evening of every month! 

Find the details under Programs: Meet the Author

*We are now open on Saturdays from 10:00 to 2:00*

Join us for Storytime – in person- on Mondays from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. except on holidays!

Check out our Facebook page after 4:30 p.m. every Monday for Story Time with Darlene.


Welcome to the Grover Beach Community Library!

Serving the Grover Beach community as a family-friendly library

An all-volunteer library with free programs

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Our Mission: To serve the Grover Beach Community as a family-friendly library.

As an independent, all-volunteer library, our core values are community, giving back, youth literacy, learning, and the enjoyment and care of books. We’re committed to being a free local library open to all ages and interests of the community and providing library services and free programs to those without transportation or access to the county library facilities.

The Book Collectors and Syria’s Secret Library

The Book Collectors by Delphine Minoui (2017) and Syria's Secret Library by Mike Thomson (2019) August 2022 One day during a pause in bombing in the Syrian civil war, a young Syrian man on the rebel side took a walk through the devastated town of Daraya, his home. He...

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The Paris Bookseller

by Kerri Maher (2022) July 2022 Sylvia Beach, an American, fell madly in love with Paris when vacationing there with her family in her mid-teens. She spent nearly 15 years devising various plans for moving to Paris, finally settling on the idea of opening a French...

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There are Monsters Everywhere

How do you conquer a fear of monsters? Today on Story Time with Darlene listen to the story There are Monsters Everywhere written and illustrated by Mercer Mayer. Follow along here

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The Little Green Island with a Little Red House

A little island is full of colors and critters. Today on Story Time with Darlene listen to the story The Little Green Island with a Little Red House written and illustrated by Sharon Lovejoy. Follow along here.    

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240 North 9th Street next to Ramona Garden Park and across the street from the Exploration Discovery Center. 

Library Hours

Monday- 1:00-5:00pm
Tuesday- 1:00-5:00 pm
Wednesday- Closed
Thursday- 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Friday- 1:00-5:00 pm
Saturday- 10:00 – 2:00  
Sunday- Closed

Contact Us

(805) 481-4131

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