Science Saturday
UPDATE: Science Saturday is temporarily on hiatus until September due to the summer programing. 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.

Science Saturday: First Saturday of the month


Cookies
You buy cookies, we buy books! Purchase a delicious six-count Chocolate Chunk Cookie package at the Granite Bay Chick-fil-A location during the month of June 2018 and the Friends of the Granite Bay Library will received 50% of the sales.

Cookies for a Cause


We believe that one of the greatest gifts you can give your children is the love of reading, and the best way to give this gift is to show by example. We are all “Friends” of the library – every patron, every student, every child that enters through those doors (digitally […]

Who is a “Friend” of the Library?



dr. seuss
You are invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday on Saturday, March 3rd from 1-2:30pm 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!

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Celebration


Read For the Record We Helped Break the World Record! On Oct. 19th, Friends of the Granite Bay Library was a part of the world’s largest shared reading experience, Read For the Record — bringing together over 2 million people each year in classrooms, libraries, community centers, and homes across […]

We Helped Break the World Record!


We achieved our fundraising goal at our 3rdannual Chili Cook-Off, which was held Oct. 8. Thank you for all the support we received from our Granite Bay Community and our Celebrity Chefs. This level of support helps us to fund worthwhile library programs, providing reading and learning resources that promote […]

3rd annual Chili Cook-Off



The Friends of the GB Library have had an amazing year and we couldn’t have done it without the Granite Bay community’s generous support! Each year we focus on five fundraising activities with the proceeds going toward supplementing the purchase of books and providing additional programs at the GB Library. […]

Your support makes a difference!


FOL Chili Cook-Off Ticket
2017 Friends of the Granite Bay Library Celebrity Chili Cook-Off Supporting our Granite Bay Community Library Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 2 – 4:30PM Where: Quarry Ponds Town Center Who: Granite Bay’s best local Community Chili Chefs prepare their favorite recipes to benefit our local Granite Bay library. What: […]

Celebrity Chili Cook-Off


September 2017 Reads
Your Friends of the Library are loving summer reading! Check out these books at your library: Kristin Nix is reading: Startup: A Novel by Doree Shafrir Jennifer Rexroad is reading: A Perfectly Good Family by Lionel Shriver Susan Belknap is reading: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance Carolsue Acres is reading: […]

September Reads!



August Board Reads
Your Friends of the Granite Bay Library Board members are always reading something great that we find right here in our library.  This month many of us are reading “Did Sid”, Paul Robins’ mystery novel that pre-dated his latest book launch, “Who Does it Hurt”. Here’s what we’ve been reading: […]

August Reads!


Sid Bigler Mysteries by Paul Robins
Join us as we celebrate the launch of “Who Does It Hurt?” with the author, Paul Robins. It’s 1985. Sid Bigler has been a licensed Private Detective for six months. When the woman of his dreams is shot as he holds her in his arms, Sid stumbles across a dark […]

Book Launch Party


storytime
Join the Summer Reading fun. Check out the upcoming events at the Granite Bay Library: Wild Things Thursday, July 13, 2:00-2:45 p.m. Meet some rescued exotic animals from around the world! Book Bingo Thursday, July 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Play the classic game with a twist. Fun & prizes! Family Game Night  Wednesday, July […]

2017 Summer Reading Program