Cesar Chavez Library

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Services at this Library:

  • More than 40,000 items for all ages available in variety of languages and formats such as books, magazines, newspapers, DVDs, music CDs, books on CD, and more
  • Reference materials for in-library use, including access to comprehensive database of car repair information
  • Free WiFi
  • Public use computers with internet access, printing, and scanning capabilities
  • Children area equipped with early literacy computer stations, children story time and programs
    • Family Storytime: Wednesday, 4:00pm- 5:00pm
    • Reading to Dogs: Saturday, 10:45am- 11:45am
  • Teen area with teen programs
  • Literacy resources and programs, including Read Grow Play playgroup
  • Digital Arts computer equipped with multimedia editing resources
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Shelf to Shore program
  • Homebound Services program to provide library services for city of Salinas residence with limited mobility
  • Community meeting room
  • Homework Center
  • Library staff who can provide assistance locating information, using print and electronic sources,  and choosing books and other materials

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Upcoming Events

  • Aug
    18

    Cesar Chavez Library

    10:00am

    Learn how to use a computer to prepare you to search and work online.

    From how to turn on a computer, use keyboard and mouse, to using web browser and creating...

  • Aug
    18

    Cesar Chavez Library

    10:45am

    Come meet the nicest dogs in the area! Not only are they friendly but they love listening to stories.  These therapy dogs and their owners volunteer their time so that your...

  • Aug
    19

    Cesar Chavez Library

    2:00pm

    Do you have questions on your new device? Need help using your Kindle or iPad?  Want watch a movie on your tablet? We can help!

    Visit...

  • Aug
    20

    Cesar Chavez Library

    10:00am

    Open Lab provides you with the opportunity to practice what you have learned in the computer class. You can practice your keyboard, surf the internet, the basics of a...

  • Aug
    21

    Cesar Chavez Library

    6:00pm

    Preparation to pass the citizenship exam. Students learn to prepare for civics questions, writing, and mock interview. For information, call (831) 758-7916