Highlights

One Month. One Book. 50,000 words. 

There’s a novel inside of you, waiting to be discovered. Start writing now with these
books & events for writers.

Pub Trivia. 

Taste the wares and get your trivia on. Regular events are held at Temblor Brewing Company in Bakersfield & Casey’s Steaks and Barbecue in Ridgecrest. FREE, 21+.

Color Me Happy. 

Coloring for adults has proven to reduce stress and promote relaxation. Regular coloring events are held at many KCL branches.

Book Club in a Pub. 

Join our reading group for regular meet ups & discussion at Lengthwise Brewing Company.

eBooks & eAudiobooks. 

Enjoy stories delivered directly to your mobile devices for FREe using your Kern County Library card. Titles return automatically. No late fees. Start reading today!

Volunteer at the Kern County Library. 

Have suggestions or want to share a talent? Good with crafts or organizing? There are so many ways to volunteer at the Kern County Library. Just ask us!

Take a look at this book review,

written by Michele at the Rosamond / Mojave Branch Libraries for The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens. Joe Talbert is a struggling college student who desperately desires a college education…Read Full Review.