Glendale Library cards are FREE to all Maricopa County residents with photo ID and proof of address. Click here to find out how to get one!
All Glendale Public Libraries will be closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25, in observance of Christmas. The libraries will also close at 5 p.m. on Monday, December 31 and will remain closed on Tuesday, January 1 in observance of New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. The library book drops will be closed during these times.
12 Days of Christmas Fridays and Saturdays, November 30, December 1, 7-8, 14-15, & 21-22, 7:30 p.m.
Sundays, December 2, 9, & 16, 2 p.m.
Brelby Theatre Company (7154 N. 58th Dr.)
Robert and Renee have been together for ages, 12 years to be precise… but something is keeping him from taking the next step. When Thanksgiving passes by and he still hasn’t popped the question, Renee takes her best friend Ori’s advice and calls it quits. Determined to win her back by Christmas, Robert has 12 days to prove to Renee that their relationship is worth saving.
Click here to register for free tickets. This production of 12 Days of Christmas, written by Brian & Shelby Maticic, is funded by the City of Glendale's 2018-19 Performing Arts Partnership Program.
Glendale Public Library Services Expand to Western Glendale Construction Now Underway
The construction of Glendale’s fourth and newest public library branch, located on the grounds of Heroes Regional Park near 83rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road, officially commenced on June 11, 2018. The new 7,500 sq. ft. library is projected to serve 80,000 visitors annually and bring an array of branch library services and the latest innovations in library technologies to the western portion of our city’s municipality. Click here for more information.
Now Open Eight More Hours Per Week!
We're pleased to announce that you can now visit the Foothills Branch on Thursdays from 10 AM-2 PM and the Velma Teague Branch on Fridays from 10 AM-2 PM. Both locations were formerly closed on those days.
Latest in a series of increases to library operating hours, this change will result in over 400 more operating hours per year system-wide without increasing staff or costs to Glendale taxpayers. To view all of our operating hours, click here. We look forward to seeing you!
Mobile Print Services
You can print directly from our library computers -- or from anywhere! Click here to send your documents from your mobile device, laptop, or home computer.
Culture Pass News Please take a moment to submit this brief Culture Pass survey. If you would like more information about the Culture Pass program, click here for details.
Glendale Public Library meeting rooms are available to rental for resident and nonresident, nonprofit and commercial groups. Click here for more information.
Main Library's Xeriscape Garden
Did you know that visiting a garden is good for your health? It’s true! Come visit the Glendale Xeriscape (low-water-use) Demonstration Garden that surrounds the Glendale Main Library. With over 400 species of desert-adapted plants, the garden showcases landscape practices that are in harmony with the Sonoran Desert. The rich diversity of plants, abundant shade, and natural setting create a welcome respite for wildlife and people. Click here for details.