Book Sale
the library's main entrance
Blooming roses frame the library's main entrance


The mission of the Friends of the Carpinteria Library is to support the library in meeting the needs of the Carpinteria community. Our library is in the middle of town and in so many ways it's our town center as well.

Help us help the library. We all benefit!

Librarian Tara O'Reilly
Librarian Tara O'Reilly
Blair Harper

Art on the Walls

Featured Artist: Blair Harper

Through the end of April 2015

Enjoy the art of a fellow Carpinterian when you visit our Used Book Store (on Carpinteria Avenue next to the Carpinteria Library).

Annual Meeting is May 20 at 5:30pm

Annual Meeting

Wednesday, May 20th, 5:30pm

at the Carpinteria Women's Club
1059 Vallecito Rd, Carpinteria


Tara O'Reilly

Our wonderful librarian reading aloud to a rapt audience in the children's room.

Tara O'Reilly