July 23, 2016
8:30 AMIntroduction to Genealogy

Learn how to fill out family genealogy forms, strategies to start your genealogy project, and how to save the information you find.

Sign up for the class at the information desk.

July 23, 2016
10:00 AMTri-Wizard Challenge - Garden Grove

Tri-Wizard Scavenger Hunt at the Garden Grove Library!

Prove your wizarding skills by taking up the Tri-Wizard challenge! You will be asked to complete three dangerous, thrilling quests that will test your courage, your reflexes, YOUR STOMACH, to the fullest extent!

Complete anytime during regular library hours.

Champions will be entered into a drawing for rare magical goodies.

Free program. No registration required.

Last day to enter, and prize drawing, will be Harry Potter's birthday celebration, on July 31.

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June 7, 2016  Rita is Coming Back!

Beginning June 27 and for a limited time, OC Public Libraries’ patrons will be seeing stars, or at least one star. Rita the Zebra (as in Rita Book) was a 1980s library mascot whose popularity never really waned in the 30 years since she was first introduced.


June 16, 2016  The Friends of the Costa Mesa Library passport services will be closing.

The Friends of the Costa Mesa Library passport services will be closing.

The last day for passport services at the Costa Mesa Library will be Wednesday, June 29, 2016.