Library Services During Coronavirus

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Anaheim Public Library Update

We’re in a phased reopening and will continue to offer services such as curbside pick-up, virtual programs, and phone assistance during the coronavirus pandemic. 

For more information about phased reopening, check the reopening webpage here.

Find a full list of Continued Library Services below.

  1. Library News
  2. Continued Services
  3. Borrower Guidelines
  4. K-6 Reading Lists
  5. Reading Recommendations
  6. Senior Art Kits
  7. En Español
  1. Welcoming back to Anaheim Public Library

    Anaheim Central Library reopens Monday, starting a phased reopening of branches across our city after our temporary closure to address coronavirus. Read on...
  2. Readying for reopening

    Anaheim Library is preparing for a phased reopening with a plan focused on the health and safety of residents and staff. Read on...
  3. John Cotton Dana Award Recipient

    Join us for virtual, award-winning OC Zine Fest this weekend. Read on...
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Virtual programs

While our in-person library programs are on hold, we are offering many virtual programs for all ages on the Library's Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.

Programs include storytimes, cooking demos, STEAM Adventures, and more. 

We’re also providing art supply kits for families to participate in STEAM activities at home, which stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics.

Call your neighborhood branch to learn how to get a free STEAM Adventure Kit.

Subscribe to the Library's newsletter and get the latest information about upcoming programs at

  1. November
  2. October
  3. September
  4. August

November Programs

Preschool Storytimes
Join us on Facebook and Instagram live for themed storytimes 

  • Watch on Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Watch on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 11:30 a.m.

STEAM Adventures

  • Weathers & Feathers
    • Watch on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Scratch Art
    • Watch on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Chemical Explosions Part II
    • Watch on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 11:30 a.m.

Special Programs

  • Take a Hike
    • Watch on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Indigenous Peoples' Day
    • Watch on Friday, Nov. 20 at 11:30 a.m.