Eureka (Main Library)

Visit Eureka Library! This large library is the Main Library of the Humboldt County Public Library System.

Eureka Library

Open Fridays, the Humboldt Room

Humboldt Room Visit
  1. Events at All Libraries
  2. Eureka Library Events
  3. Eureka Story Times
  4. Friends of the Library
  5. Library Foundation

Ongoing Events at Eureka Main Library

Check Out a Zoo Pass! Beginning of Each Month, 4 Lucky Families Can Get a Pass (in Person)

A smart monkey reading a book.

Zoo Passes

Each month starting on the first day the library is open, four 'family passes' are available for checkout with a library card.  Yes, the pass includes the new Skywalk! Checkout is first-come, first-served, and the passes must be used within 6 months of checkout.  Limit 2 passes per family per year.

Every Wednesday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Free American Sign Language Class (in Person)

ASL, American Sign Language, a free class.

First Wednesday of Every Month, On the Same Page Book Club (Zoom)

On the Same Page Book Club, logo shows a book with people dancing on it.

3rd Wednesday of the Month, 4:00 PM, Eureka Library, Creative Dance & Story with Shoshanna (Kids, in Person)

Shoshanna sparkles as a fairy princess. Make some magic with her!

4th Wednesday of the Month, 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Eureka Library, Family Board Game Night (in Person)

Come and play together at Family Board Game Night.

Fridays, 10:30 AM, Eureka Library Story Time

A seahorse and a bee look up at the word 'Storytime' above a book full of flowers.

2nd Friday of Each Month, the Friday Afternoon Book Club Welcomes All Readers (Zoom)

A group of people sit in a circle, talking about books.

First Saturday of Most Months, 2:30 PM, Historical Lecture Series, now meeting via Zoom

Image, photo of the Zoe Wells-Barnum house, where the Historical Society has its archive.

Second Saturday of the month, 1:00 PM. Lego Club. Drop in to Play with Us! (in Person)

Let's build projects together, like this cool LEGO-mobile!  Zoo-oo-oom.

Saturdays at 8:30 AM, Starfish Radio Hour with Shoshanna (Live Online)

Starfish Radio Hour brings kids stories and music from the Library!

1:00 PM Every Saturday, Reading in Place Online Reading Group (Zoom)

Reading in place. We are connected by a shared home in reading.

Every Saturday, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM, Free American Sign Language Class (in Person)

ASL, American Sign Language, a free class.