Adult Programs

First Friday Book Club - 18+

First Friday of each month, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Participants are provided a copy of the books, which alternate between fiction and non-fiction titles. On the first Friday of each month, a new book is discussed over dessert and beverages. (During construction of the new library, the Book Club may be held at different locations. Please check with the Library for each month’s meeting location.)

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2019 Library Virtual Author Talk

Virtual Author Talk with Mary Shipko

Monday, April 8, 2019    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

A close-up and enthralling account of Mary's struggles as an aviation pioneer, this book will astound, appall, and inspire you. Aviatrix is the captivating story of one of the first women pilots to break into the all-male airline flight cockpit. Seating is limited. Registration is required. Register by signing up online (Click Here) or calling the Library at 562-989-7323.

Paint Nite

Friday, April 12, 2019  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Treat yourself to a night out with friends and flex your creativity at the Signal Hill Library. Getting creative is good for the soul, and Paint Nite makes it easy with guided help from expert artist LaJon Miller. Seating is limited. Registration is required. Register by signing up online (Click Here) or calling the Library at 562-989-7323. All materials supplied and refreshments will be served.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of Signal Hill Library

Library Paint Nite 2019
2019 Library Cinco De Mayo Celeration

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Friday, May 3, 2019 11:00 - 4:00 p.m.  

Stop by the library and learn about the history of Cinco de Mayo. Come make a craft and enjoy Mexican music throughout the library.

Mango Languages

English Conversation (Mango Languages)

Mondays from 11a.m. - 12p.m., all ages

Guests will have one on one assistance using Mango Languages, an interactive language learning resource for individuals learning a new language. Learning equipment will be provided for guests with a Signal Hill Public Library card. Registration is required. 

e-Book Help

Tuesdays 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Signal Hill Library Staff will help you download e-books from the library. You will need to bring your own device (e-reader, laptop, or tablet) and know your passwords and usernames. Register by calling 562-989-7323 or visiting the library.

Signal Hill Social Club/BINGO Club

Second Thursday of each month, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Join us at the Signal Hill Public Library for a morning of games, coffee, and conversation. Bring your friends to the Signal Hill Social Club, a club for active adults ages 55 years and older.

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Books for the Homebound

If you are unable to visit the Library, you may arrange for the Library to come to you. Call the Library at 562-989-7323 for more information.

Friends of the Signal Hill Library

Who are we?

A group of people who wish to promote, enhance and improve the programs, services and resources of the Signal Hill Library.

What do we do?

Through memberships, donations and ongoing book sales, we:

  • Sponsor speakers and programs of interest to the community,
  • Sponsor the Reading Program and other special programs for children,
  • Provide funds for special materials and equipment to improve service to the public, and
  • Stimulate endowments and bequests.

Phone: 562-597-4220

Friends of the Signal Hill Library