West Covina Library

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West Covina Library

1601 West Covina Parkway
West Covina, CA 91790
626.962.3541  

West Covina Library page at LA County Library:
lacountylibrary.org/west-covina-library
West Covina Library is part of LA County Library. It is located a few steps away from the City Hall.


LIBRARY HOURS

Monday

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday

(Closed)

 


Homework Help at West Covina Library

Need help with homework? Try the West Covina Library Homework Center. Caring and trained staff are available to assist children in their efforts to successfully complete homework assignments. Help is available for students in grades K-12 for all subjects. The Homework Center is free.

Homework Center Hours:
Monday - Thursday 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Friday 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Saturday 1:30 – 4:30 pm 

If you can't get to the library, homework help is also available for free online with the program Online Homework Help. Students in Kindergarten through 12th grade as well as college students can get free homework help and tutoring from a live, online tutor. Adults can also get career help, including resume review, job searching and interview preparation. This service is available in English and Spanish everyday from 1 – 10 pm. It is free at the Library or from any computer using a library card. Visit the website (https://lacountylibrary.org/homework/) to connect.

The Library's website also features free online databases with access to full-text articles from magazines and reference books, and offers free online courses, streaming and downloads of thousands of eBooks and Audiobooks, music, movies and TV shows, and much more. 



Programs for Children

Family Storytime is on Tuesdays at 6 pm. Families with children ages 3-8 are welcome to join and enjoy fun stories and activities that foster reading readiness, listening skills, and the joy of books and reading. Kids will complete an art project after every storytime.

Smarty Pants Storytime for children 18 months to 4 years old is held on Wednesdays at 11:30 am & 12:15 pm. Let's get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun.

 Baby Storytime is on Mondays at 11:30 am for babies up to 18 months old and their parent/caregiver. Come enjoy bonding with your baby through rhymes, finger plays, and books. 

For more information about these ongoing and other children's special programs, please contact the library at 626.962.3541. All of these programs are free and open to the public.


Family Place Play & Learn Area

The Play and Learn Area is designed for babies ages 0-5. Parents and care givers are welcome to use the space with your child as a chance to bond and enhance their learning experience. The Play and Learn Area is located in the Children’s Room on the second floor.


Programs for Young Adults/Teens

Each month, the Library offers events for young adults/teens (ages 12-18), including video gaming, board and card games, movies, and art projects.

In addition to these events, the Teen Advisory Board meets every first Thursday at 4 pm. This group is open to anyone aged 12-18 who is interested in giving input on library services and materials, including coming up with new programs for teens. This is a great way to get those community service hours while having fun - and eating snacks!

For additional information, please contact the library at 626.962.3541.


Second Saturday at the West Covina Library

All adults are welcome to join us for a new series of programs that will happen at 2 pm on the second Saturday of each month in the library meeting room. Come to the library and learn about a wide range of topics, including local history, flower arranging, vegetable cooking, and car restoration, just to name a few! Call the library at 626.962.3541 to get more information about this month's Second Saturday program.


Programs for Adults 

Knitting and Crocheting Club meets every first Tuesday of each month from 1 – 2:30 pm for ages 14 and up. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, come join the fun as we knit, crochet and learn patterns together. Please bring your own needles, crochet hooks, and yarn.

Zumba Class is on every Wednesday at 6:30 pm for ages 11 and up. The class is limited to 65 people, due to space limitation. First come, first served.

For information about these programs and other programs for adults, please call the library at 626.962.3541.



Friends of the West Covina Library

Do you love your library? Are you looking for a great way to help out your community? Join the Friends of West Covina Library. The Friends help the library by encouraging donations, by holding book sales, and by raising funds to buy materials and pay for programs. It is a great way to volunteer, provide a public service, and make new friends. The Friends of West Covina Library meet every third Saturday of each month at 9 am. Please call 626.962.3541 for more information. 


Friends of the West Covina Library Second Saturday Book Sale

Stop by the 2nd Saturday book sales from 10 am to 2 pm to pick up special items and deals not available during the rest of the month and meet the Friends!

 

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