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Library Hours & LOCATION
The Pacific Grove Public Library is located at 550 Central Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Everyone is welcome. A library card or ID are required to check out books and materials. Face coverings are recommended for all regardless of vaccination status. Do not enter if you have any signs of COVID 19 or flu like symptoms.


  • Mondays, 2pm - 6pm
  • Tuesdays, 10am - 6pm
  • Wednesdays, 10am -6pm
  • Thursdays, 10am - 6pm
  • Fridays, 10am - 5pm
  • Saturdays, 10am - 5pm

Book Drop:
The Book Drop is open 24 hours a day on the corner of Central and Grand for library returns only. Donations are not accepted; however, may be given to the Pacific Grove Public Library Friends and Foundation Bookstore at St. Mary's by-the-Sea (just up the street on the corner of 13th and Central).

In addition, Monterey Public Library (MPL) is open Tues - Sat; please check the MPL website for their hours and information. Make sure to select PGPL or MPL when placing your holds. 

Library Holiday

2023 Holidays

New Year's Day Monday, January 2nd
Memorial Day Monday, May 29th 
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4th
Labor Day Monday, September 4th
Staff Training  October 23rd
Veteran's Day Friday, November 10th
Thanksgiving Thursday, November 23rd
Friday, November 24th
Saturday, November 25th
Christmas Monday, December 25th
Tuesday, December 26th

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