Library Locations and Hours

Mailing Address:
PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921

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Events Calendar

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Dragon Valley book coverTeen Book Club
early September - time and date to be announced

  1. Dragon Valley by Luke Herzog (we already read Griffin Blade and the Bronze Finger)
  2. Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck (sequel to Cannery Row)
  3. Firefight by Brandon Sanderson (sequel to Steelheart)

Teen Lounge, Harrison Memorial Library, Ocean & Lincoln, Carmel
Questions?  Call 831-624-7323

Teen Photo Contest

Joy!The theme is Joy!

  • ~ Contest Rules ~
    1. Must be 13-18, and attend school in Monterey County.
    2. Each teen may enter one photo of his or her original work by Oct. 3, 2017.
    3. You may drop off an unmatted 8” x 10” print at the reference desk of the Main Library on Ocean & Lincoln in Carmel. Or, you may email your photo as a jpeg or tif. Minimum 900 x 720 pixels. Email:
    4. Please include your name, age & school in your email.
    5.  Prizes will be awarded in late October:
        People’s Choice Award: $50 Del Monte Center Gift Card
        Judge’s Prize: $100 Del Monte Center Gift Card
    All entries will be displayed at Carmel Library
    Questions? 831-624-7323


Teen Scene Newsletter

You can see the latest titles we ordered in our Teen Scene monthly newsletter.  Or subscribe to any of our newsletters and get our latest titles and best picks straight to your inbox.

Volunteer with the Teen Library Council

Looking for Community Service Credit hours? Enjoy being in the library? The Teen Library Council is accepting applications right now! Complete an application and return to the library
Applications are by the windowsill in the Teen Lounge, or download one here.
Contact Beth Rosenblum at, or come to one of the events listed on this page. 

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