@ your local Kern County Library Branch:
Fri. July 8, 11am-1pm - Lamont
Thu. July 21, 1-3pm - Taft
Fri. July 22, 11am-1pm - McFarland
Tue. July 26, 1-3pm - California City
Wed. July 27, 3-5pm - Frazier Park
Thu. July 28, 11am-1pm - Kern River Valley
Tue. Aug. 2, 12-2pm - Shafter
Ready-Set Back 2 School
Kern County Child Support Services Backpack Giveaway
*while supplies last
Other Locations Include:
Thur. Aug 4, 9am-12pm - KC Fairgrounds
Fri. July 29, 9am-12pm - LeRoy Jackson Park in Ridgecrest
The Friends of the Library raise money with Used Book Sales, members’ dues and donations, and through special events to help support and fund Library programs, such as the Summer Reading Challenge and author events.
Formed in 1986, the Kern County Library Foundation raises funds to enhance and enrich the Kern County Library. The Foundation has helped develop the California Fine Arts Collection at the Beale Memorial Library, Recently, the Foundation helped implement digital signage.
The Center provides assistance to veterans and their families through the providing of books, DVDs, and pamphlets and also through trained volunteers that work to connect veterans to benefits and resources.