Holiday Hours

The San Francisco Public Library system will close early on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve. All the libraries will be closed on Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Glen Park Library - Holiday hours

Wednesday, December 24, 12-5pm
Thursday, December 25 - Closed

Wednesday, December 31, 12-5pm
Thursday January 1 - Closed

Winter Reading Clubs, for adults and kids!

Starting on December 13, the Glen Park Library will be having an Adult Winter Reading Club and Kid's (ages 17 and under) Winter Reading Club.

You can sign up on or anytime after December 13 until January 17. Adult or children will read at home or in the library to earn a small prize and then all who finish the program will be entered in the raffle.

The grand raffle prize for kids is a stuffed Emperor penguin.

The grand raffle prizes for adults are: $25 gift card to the Cheese Boutique, $25 gift card to the Canyon Market and a $25 gift card to Eggettes. There will be 1 winner for each card.

To sign up, just ask the librarian for the reading log.

*These 2 reading clubs are only being offered at the Glen Park Library at this time

Ring in the Green: Eco-Friendly Projects for the Holidays - Gift Boxes Made by Decorating Tins with Recycled Materials

Saturday, December 13

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Craft project for adults and teens. Use reusable art parts to make "new" and beautiful holiday projects. At this class you will be decorating tins with recycled materials. Presented in partnership with SCRAP (Scroungers’ Center for Reusable Art Parts).

Cooking Club for Teens

The Excelsior Library and the Boys and Girls Club presents a Cooking Club for Teens. Learn how easy it is to cook healthy, nutritious and tasty meals.

Fridays Dec 5, 19, Jan 9 4:30-6:30pm

At the Mission YMCA, 4080 Mission Street (near Freeway overpass)

To sign up, contact Marla at or (415) 355-2832.

For the first class, the Canyon Market in Glen Park has kindly donated food for the teens to cook!

Make a Wallet for Teens

Friday, December 12

4 p.m.

Fold manga, maps, or decorative paper into a personalized wallet. Make a great gift!
For ages 12-18.
For more information, contact Marla at or (415) 355-2832.