Porter Memorial Public Library

Soquel California







The Little Library That Could


Please join us for our Meet The Author series on the second Wednesday of the first four months of 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30

April 12: TRAMI NGUYEN CRON, author of VIETNAM EAZY, a novel about mothers, daughters, food and Vietnam. The universal themes touched on in this book will resonate with many, no matter which culture they embrace. Trami was born in Saigon, Vietnam, and when she was eight years old left Vietnam with her family for France. Three years later, they settled in the United States. She was living in Santa Cruz when she began writing this book.

Refreshments will be provided.

Saturday, April 22: Soquel Village Sip & Stroll — a walking wine tasting through Soquel Village. Tasting stations are hosted by local businesses, celebrating our fine local wineries. Family friendly, antiquing, shops and restaurants offering specials and raffles throughout the day. Learn more about it by clicking here.

Porter Memorial Library is operated by volunteers and provides services to communities in the Soquel California area. The library, located at 3050 Porter Avenue, phone (831) 475-3326, is open to the public each week day from noon until 4 PM and on Saturday from 10 AM until 2 PM.

You can view some pictures of the library by clicking_here.

The Porter Library book collection includes a selection of recent popular and best seller books. These are listed here on the web site - CLICK_HERE to see a listing of them.The library also has a growing collection of DVDs you can click to see a list of available titles.

In addition to having a good collection of books and providing a pleasant place to read or study, a series of talks by local authors is featured each Spring. Check our EVENTS section for details about lecture series. Keep checking here for information about our annual series.