Services for Children

The Children's Services section provides a variety of children's materials, storytimes, and existing library events throughout the year to promote a lifelong love of reading and learning. books and materials are available in English and Spanish to encourage family reading.

Latest News for Children

Rosewood Library Opening at 12 p.m.

July 24-26, 2019

Rosewood Library will be undergoing minor renovations on Wednesday July 24 - Friday, July 26 and August 5  - August 9. The library will open at 12:00 p.m. on these dates and close regular hours.

Thank you for your understanding

24-26 de julio

La Biblioteca Rosewood se someterá a renovaciones menores desde el 24 al 26 de julio de 2019 y del 5 al 9 de agosto de 2019. Durante estos días, la biblioteca abrirá a las 12:00 p.m. y cerrará en su horario regular.

Gracias por su comprensión.

, Jul 17 2019 - 5:30pm, Read more
Summer Reading Program 2019

June 17 to July 27

"A Universe of Stories" 
Registration begins: Monday, June 17, 2019
Free programs at all Commerce Libraries!
Children, teens and adults earn prizes for reading.
Last day to REPORT: Saturday, July 27, 2019

For more information, call 323-722-6660 or visit the pages below!

Children's Summer Reading Program

Teen Summer Reading Program 

, May 15 2018 - 11:45am, Read more
Immigrant Resources Know Your Rights

Know Your Rights

As our library mission states, “the library provides quality material for the public”, and for this reason, we have gathered updated information regarding information on Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and immigration enforcement. This information is also available in paper form at Rosewood Library. The links and information will be monitored and updated. 

Everyone living in the U.S. has certain basic rights under the United States Constitution. For example, you have the right to remain silent and you may refuse to speak to immigration officers.

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July 18

Loteria Night!

6:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 18 @ Bristow Library
Bristow Library
1466 South McDonnell Avenue
Commerce, CA 90040

18 de julio

Noche de loteria

A las 6:30 p.m.

Jueves, 18 de julio @ Biblioteca Bristow
Biblioteca Bristow 
1466 South McDonnell Avenue
Commerce, CA 90040
, Jul 15 2019 - 11:00am, Read more
Summer Homework Clinics

July 19, 29 & August 2

FRIDAYS at Rosewood Library @ 2:00 PM

Library homework helpers provide workshops about topics that students find challenging during the school year. 
Limited space. Register for one or all sessions.
July 12 - Study & Organization Skills for Students
July 19 - Long Multiplication & Long Division
July 26 - Computer Skills for Students
August 2 - Multiplication & Dividing Fractions
For more information or to register: 323-722-6660
, Jul 2 2019 - 12:15pm, Read more
Summer Movies for Kids @ the Library

July 29

Bring your family or drop by for popcorn and a fun summer movie.

Monday, July 29
Veterans Library @ 5:00 PM
, Jun 26 2019 - 6:45pm, Read more
Read Away Your Fines @ Commerce Library

Starting Monday, April 8

Read Away Your Fines @ Commerce Library

Reading Away Fines  

Starting Monday, April 8, 2019 thru December 31, 2019, children and teens up to age 17 can read away overdue or lost item fees on their library accounts at a rate of $2.00 for every 15 minutes of reading.

For Frequently Asked Questions about this program, click here.

Call your local Commerce library for details and more information, 323-722-6660.

A partir del lunes 8 de abril

Elimina Tus Multas Leyendo en la  Biblioteca Commerce

Elimina tus Multas Leyendo

, Mar 25 2019 - 12:00pm, PDF icon Read Away Your Fines English.pdf, PDF icon Read Away Your Fines Spanish.pdf, Read more
No More Overdue Fees for Children’s Materials!

Starting Monday, April 8

No More Overdue Fees for Children’s Materials!

Starting Monday, April 8, 2019, no late fines will be charged for overdue City of Commerce Public Library children’s materials up to 30 days after the due date.  The Commerce Library wants to promote childhood reading, easy access to children’s books and encourage children and families to use the library.

Items not returned 30 days after the due date will be considered lost and patron’s account will be charged the cost of the item including a processing fee.

For Frequently Asked Questions regarding this policy, click here.

Call your local Commerce library for details and more information, 323-722-6660.

, Mar 18 2019 - 11:45am, PDF icon No More Fees 4 Childrens Books English.pdf, PDF icon No More Fees 4 Childrens Books Spanish.pdf, Read more
3D Printing Available at Rosewood Library

Easy as 1-2-3D Printing!

What ideas do you want to bring to life?

Find objects to print and submit them to the library for printing using Taz, the Library’s new 3D printer.

The Library’s 3D printer is available to the public to make three-dimensional objects in plastic using a design that is uploaded from a digital computer file. To view our 3D printer policy, procedures for submitting a design and FAQ's, click PDF below.

For more information, please call 323-722-6660.

, Mar 24 2016 - 4:30pm, PDF icon Taz Brochure April 2018.pdf, Read more
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