Children can explore, experiment & discover the wonders of science in this monthly hands-on program.   It will be the first Saturday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Join us for our next Science Saturday,  on June 3rd  from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Science Saturday, 1st Saturday of every month


In March the Friends of the Granite Bay Library was delighted to host the annual birthday party for Dr. Seuss. Dozens of local children and their parents attended the birthday celebration that featured cake, balloons, crafts, face paintings, dancing, live readings and goodie bags given out by The Cat in […]

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Celebration at the Granite Bay Library



Young Authors’ Showcase For 20 years, The Friends of the Granite Bay Library has been hosting our annual Young Authors’ Showcase at the Granite Bay Library.  This year’s event took place on April 24 and we celebrated the accomplishments of young writers in kindergarten through third grade. Classroom teachers select […]

Young Authors’ Showcase


In our current newsletter you’ll be reading about recent and upcoming events that support and foster reading and other library activities.  For over 20 years the Friends organization, with the support of the community have made a positive difference in helping to grow and sustain our local library. In conversations […]

President’s Message


For almost 20 years, The Friends of the Granite Bay Library has been hosting our annual Young Authors Showcase at the Granite Bay Library.  This year’s event will take place in April, and we will celebrate the accomplishments of young writers in kindergarten through 3rd grade. Classroom teachers select the […]

Young Authors Showcase



You are invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday on Saturday, March 4th from 1-3pm at the Granite Bay Library.  Stop by for a piece of yummy cake and some super fun crafts.  This event is free and the whole family is welcome!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DR. SEUSS! 


*This article was recently published in the Granite Bay View By Susan Belknap Not too many people can say they’ve read 800 books in one year, but for Tony Carmack, reading so much is all in a day’s work. Carmack is the branch manager of the Granite Bay Library and […]

And the Winner Is … Granite Bay Library Branch Manager ...


On May 4th 2017, our region will come together for the 4th Annual Big Day of Giving! It’s a 24 hour online giving challenge to help raise funds and awareness for our local nonprofits. The Friends of the Granite Bay Library is looking forward to participating again this year! Your […]

Big Day of Giving