Library Closure Notice (Español)

Following the recommendation of the County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department to maintain aggressive social distancing, all County of SLO Public Libraries are closed until further notice. Please click here for full details.

Most library staff are currently working as Disaster Service Workers providing vital support for the community. The library is currently exploring ways to restore services to the public and will do so as soon as we are able. In the meantime, thank you for your patience.

Need to speak to Library staff? Call Center hours: Monday through Friday | 9am-1pm:  805-781-5991 | 1pm-5pm:  805-461-6161 | This service will not be available on Memorial Day.


Library Storytimes

Arroyo Grande Library Monday 4:30pm Toddler Time

Arroyo Grande Library

 Tuesday  10:30am  Libros y Cantos
Arroyo Grande Library Wednesday 10:30am Preschool Storytime
Arroyo Grande Library  Thursday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
Arroyo Grande Library 4th Thursday 10:30am Musical Storytime
Arroyo Grande Library 2nd and 4th Thursday 4:30pm Paws to Read
Atascadero Library Tuesday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime 

Atascadero Library Wednesday 10:30am Preschool Storytime
Atascadero Library Friday 10:30am Toddler Time
Cambria Library Wednesday 11:00am Toddler Storytime
Cayucos Library  Friday  10:30am  Family Storytime
Los Osos Library Wednesday  3:00pm Paws to Read
Los Osos Library  Thursday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
Los Osos Library  Friday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
Los Osos Library 2nd Friday   3:00pm Paws to Read / Make N Take Craft
Morro Bay Library Tuesday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
Morro Bay Library 2nd Wednesday  3:00pm Make N Take Craft
Nipomo Library El último martes del cada mes 4:30pm Libros y Cantos
Nipomo Library  Wednesday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
Oceano Library  Friday 11:15am Preschool Storytime
Santa Margarita 1st Friday 10:30am Family Storytime
Shandon Library Tuesday 3:30 pm Family Storytime
SLO Library  Tuesday  10:30am  Preschool Storytime
SLO Library 1st Tuesday / 3rd Wednesday 4:00pm Paws to Read
SLO Library  Thursday  10:30am Libros y Cantos
SLO Library Friday  10:30am Family Storytime


  • Family Storytime- Stories and songs for all kids of all ages with early literacy skills incorporated
  • Libros y Cantos- Treinta minutos de cuentos y canciones bilingues en ingles y español
  • Make and Take Craft- Crafts that kids can drop in, make, and take home
  • Musical Storytime- This storytime is all music and singing
  • Paws to Read – Develop a love of reading by practicing with a trained therapy dog.
  • Preschool Storytime- A little longer stories, more interactive songs, and concept development; geared toward children 3 and older
  • Toddler Time – Short stories, engaging songs, and lots of movement; geared toward children under 3

 Youth Services Librarian

 Margaret Kensinger-Klopfer





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