Foundation Events

Novel-Tea at the Library

The secret to a well-balanced life is a cup of tea in one hand and a book in the other.

You are cordially invited to a literary tea party inside the Library on Sunday, April 2 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Hosted by the Monterey Park Library Foundation, this elegant celebration will feature a variety of exquisite teas, savory canapés and salad, seasonal fruit and delectable, decadent desserts. There will be entertainment and book-related activities and décor. Table sponsorships are $500 for a table of five with sponsors recognized at the event and on the Library website. Individual tickets are $55 per person. Attendance is limited to 100 guests. Proceeds benefit library services to the community. Please RSVP to (626) 307-1269 to reserve a seat.

Masquerade Gala

The Monterey Park Library Foundation held its Masquerade Gala on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Almansor Court in Alhambra. This gala affair was a sophisticated and stylish night of mystery and festivity. The Library Foundation honored community leaders Ed Chen and Larry Sullivan. Monterey Park Fire Chief Scott Haberle was the evening’s master of ceremonies. Music was provided by Gilbert Stokes and Friends. With the support of sponsors, donors and other library benefactors, the event raised over $30,000 for the library!

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