Sing With AndyZ at Kern County Library on Nov. 6 & 7

AndyZ is a multiple award-winning children’s performer, singer/songwriter, and educator who combines music, movement, storytelling, and colorful characters to create an experience that keeps kids engaged and families entertained. Andy’s performances have earned him rave reviews and high-profile appearances on the Pandora Video Series, Pottery Barn Kids Stylehouse website, and his Andyland Band has been […]

2019 Amnesty Program

I Can See Clearly Now, The Fees Are Gone. August 2019 | All Library Branches All ages have the opportunity to clear fees on their Kern County Library card by reading, donating, or returning materials. This limited offer does not apply to accounts already in collections. Other exceptions may apply. Clear fees by reading, donating, or returning: […]

Get Your Free Hamburger! March 2 – April 13

Join us for the Cover-to-Cover Reading Challenge! Children, ages 4-12, can sign up at any Kern County Library branch anytime between March 2nd and April 13th, 2019. Children who read 5 books can turn in their reading logs and are eligible for a FREE In-N-Out hamburger or cheeseburger. Children can earn up to 3 certificate meals, by […]

Hundreds of FREE Events Everyday!

Summer Reading Registration NOW OPEN!    Register online, via the Beanstack platform. Track Books online. Meet Reading Goal. Claim Prize!  The Summer Reading Challenge (June – July) is the Kern County Library’s annual summer learning, reading, and exploration program for all ages and abilities. No library card?  No problem!  All of Kern County is invited to […]

Bilingual Events

Select Kern County Library branches offer various events in foreign languages or bilingually. Don’t see what you’re looking for? We are always looking for volunteers to develop more bilingual events at our branches. Email us! In Library Only  • Scheduled event