Carpinteria Library

Provide information services, programming and equal access to materials for all residents of Carpinteria in order to promote reading and lifelong learning.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Circulate collection materials, collect fines and fees, fill reserve

requests, and provide information on use of the library.


Offer a variety of programs and classes that foster creativity

and lifelong learning including: early literacy classes; classes

for school age children focusing on science, technology,

engineering, arts, math; book clubs and events for adults.


Provide quality reference assistance and reader's advisory for

people in the library and by telephone.


Provide computers, internet access, Wi-Fi, and computer

assistance to all ages.


Participate in a One Community/One Book program focused on

engaging multi-generational participation, programming for

community members, and opportunities for community

partnerships and local businesses.


Participate in offering a youth summer reading and learning

program that promotes reading and supports community

education goals in order to prevent summer learning loss.


Participate in offering an adult summer reading program to

encourage literacy, support art and culture, and foster

community engagement.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

Collaborate with the County of Santa Barbara to explore the expansion of the Montecito Library space and develop a plan for incorporating services and workflow into the expansion.

STAFFING INFORMATION


Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION