Writing Our Life Stories...

A 3-session writing workshop for adults starts February 4. Sign-ups begin December 23.  More info...


See our January/February Newsletter for the latest Friends of the Atascadero Library news.

Help decorate the library...

Help artist Lauren Birkhahn create a tree sculture for Captain's Family Corner.  More info...

Wish list for our new library...

All proceeds from Atascadero's Dancing with Our Stars benefit our community's exciting new library building and the resources and programs that bring it to life. When our obligations for the building have been met, we look forward to such innovative new activities and additions as:

  • Annual library support (children's programs, adult programs, supplies) $15,000
  • Fresh collection of new books annually $20,000
  • Fresh collection of new films annually $5,000
  • Foreign language lending library $5,000
  • Library lecture and/or performance series $15,000
donor tree
Donor Tree fully leafed...

Thanks to our wonderful community, our Donor Tree is now fully leafed. List of our donors...

Help needed...

If you are interested in volunteering at the Atascadero Library, see Barb at the library or call 461-6161. Volunteers are also needed to help out at the bookstore. If you have a few hours to spare and would like to help, call Alice at 466-2230.

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Support YOUR Atascadero Library...

Donate now to the Friends of the Atascadero Library:

Art exhibits at the Atascadero Library...
 December/January  Julie Dunn
 February/March  Sense of Identity Exhibit - Prospectus
 April/May  Sally Tippman
 June/July  American Dream Themed Exhibit
 August/September  Joe Schwartz Photography
 October/November  Permanence Themed Exhibit

View:  Visual Art Exhibits Policy.     Contact:  Library Art Group.

Atascadero Library
 Address:  6555 Capistrano Ave, Atascadero, CA 93422
 Phone:  (805) 461-6161
 Hours:  Mon-Thu 10AM-7PM,   Fri-Sat 10AM-5PM
Chamber of Commerce mixer at the library...

Our community star dancers and choreographers will be the highlight of the Chamber of Commerce mixer scheduled Thursday February 19th 5:30-7:00 pm in the upper level community room at the Atascadero Library.  More info...

Atascadero's Dancing with Our Stars...

Support YOUR Atascadero Library by voting for your favorite celebrity dancers in photo below.  Vote online now...

2015 dancers

Be a sponsor for Atascadero's Dancing with Our Stars...

We are looking for more sponsors for the event. Sponsor benefits... Thank you to our current sponsors listed below:

Diamond $10,000:  Opolo Vineyards

Platinum $5,000:  Justin Vineyards

Gold $2,000:  PG&E, K-Jon's Fine Jewelers, Topaz Solar Farms

Silver $1,000:  Greg Malik Real Estate, Rabobank, Atascadero News, Q104.5, Heritage Oaks Bank, Bill & Grenda Ernst, Sue Hayes, B Loved (Mike & Lori Bickel), Richard Pulley Consulting Geologist, County Supervisor Debbie Arnold, Central Coast Home Health, Greyhound Foundation, El Camino Veterinary Hospital, Bella Cose Boutique & Gifts, Las Lomas Village, On The Wall

Bronze $500:  K-Man Cycle & Run, Atascadero Waste Management, Claudia Collier, Deborah Bowers, Caliber Audit & Attest LLP, Rob Davis Backhoe, The Hendrickson Family, Central Coast Physical Therapy, Kathy Peterson

Upcoming Events...
Art easel
Thursday,  February 5,  5:30PM-7PM
Sense of Identity Artist Reception
Atascadero Library
March 20 & 21,  5:30PM-10:30PM
Atascadero's Dancing with Our Stars
More info...
Art easel
Thursday,  April 2,  5:30PM-7PM
Sally Tippman Artist Reception
Atascadero Library