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Library Grab-and-Go Book Bag services continue this week

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Posted at 5:40 AM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 08:40:39-04

The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to continue its Grab-and-Go Book Bag service, with a new theme this week.

The Grab-and-Go Book Bags contain five books, do not require a Library card, and have no due date.

The Library will have a limited number of romance book grab bags available from Monday, October 19th through Saturday, October 24th during regular sidewalk pick-up window service hours.

Those times are 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays, and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturdays.

The Santa Maria Public Library's main library, and the Guadalupe, Los Alamos and Cuyama branches are open for sidewalk pick-up service, and as of October 19th, the Orcutt Library and Bookmobile are open for Grab and Go service.

Other in-person services are closed due to the Local Health Emergency declared by the County. The Library also offers 24/7 digital resources including downloadable eBooks, movies, magazines and audiobooks.

Online databases and programs, email reference service, veterans' resources, updates about the Library's operations and more are available online at

Patrons may also apply for a free Library card online. Questions may be directed to the Library's Information Desk, (805) 925-0994 extension 8562.