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Welcome to the Kern County Library
701 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Interested in Learning More About Our 2014 Summer Reading Program for Children & Teens? Looking for family fun activities to participate in during the dog days of summer?  This year’s Summer Reading Theme is Paws To Read and we have a wide range of FREE activities planned around the county this summer that encourage & support the love of reading.

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Library Associate – Extra Help -(Bachelor Degree Required) - The Kern County Library is looking for a high-energy, customer service oriented person that enjoys working with children, teens & families at multiple Bakersfield Branches.
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