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

  • Feb
    19

    Cesar Chavez Library

    6:00pm

    Preparation to pass HSE exam for all subjects. For information, call (831) 758-7916

  • Feb
    19

    Cesar Chavez Library

    6:30pm

    Come and learn about the rights you have, regardless of your immigration status. Discover what to do when you see or interact with ICE and learn about the proposed "Public...

  • Feb
    20

    Cesar Chavez Library

    4:00pm

    Join us for short stories, songs, action rhymes, fingerplays and fun!

  • Feb
    20

    Cesar Chavez Library

    4:00pm

    Join us, gain confidence and improve your English skills. Every Monday and Wednesday 4:00-5:30 P.M. For more information call the Literacy Center at (831) 758-7916

  • Feb
    21

    Cesar Chavez Library

    10:00am

    Toddlers (with a favorite adult) can enjoy interactive stories, songs, and games that encourage their emerging language skills.  Target audience is birth to three years old...