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Hemet Public Library
Welcome to the Hemet Public Library. We are here to provide our community with the materials and services necessary for self-education, informed decision-making, and recreation. Whether you're in our library or online, the Hemet Public Library is the place to be.

Family "Superhero" Dance on Saturday, August 1 at 2-4
Dancing, superheroes, prizes, and great music @ the library on Saturday, August 1 at 2-4. Don't forget to wear your superhero costume.

Due to the Drought....
Drought Tolerant Plants at the Library

Be sure to stop by the Library and enjoy the variety of drought tolerant plants. This project was sponsored by The City of Hemet, Valley Beautiful and Eastern Municipal Water District!

Be sure to look through out the City for other projects!

Be water wise.

Beginning Family History class
Come find your own personal family tree.  Led by a certified Professional genealogist, you will learn how the world of genealogy can help you discover who you are and where your family came from.  This will be a series of 8 classes that will meet weekly in the library conference room, 10:30am to 12pm. Last Class is August 20.

Donation drive for the Living Free Animal Sanctuary
The Hemet Public Library is serving as drop-off location for donations to the Living Free Animal Sanctuary now until August 1.

Living Free would greatly appreciate these items: WISH LIST

Zinio Magazines are Here!
Recorded Books | RBdigital

Did you know that you can support the Library by Shopping at

It's true! Just right click on the Buy it now link and shop as usual.  A portion of your purchase will be donated to the Hemet Public Library.

Summer Reading continues...

“Every Hero Has a Story”

Summer Reading Program!


The free summer reading program runs until August 1. Children ages 3-11 are asked to read 3 hours per week. For every week of completed reading, participants will earn a reward – collect all 8!

Upcoming Summer Reading children's events:

July 31: Bark for Books @ 4-5
August 1: Family Superhero Dance @ 2-4

We would like to thank all participants and hope you had a great time!

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Adult Summer Reading...It's not just for kids anymore!
Escape the Ordinary
Escape the Ordinary

Escape the Ordinary!
Join us this summer for our Adult summer reading program.  Write a review and be entered in weekly drawings for various gift here to sign up
The award-winning ABCmouse. com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse. com is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it.  And it’s free to use in this library! From Age of Learning, Inc.

Free practice Driving Tests
The Hemet Library and have partnered together and have a new Practice Driving test website available.

Click on the Link below and give it a spin!

Free Practice Driving Tests

Contact Us
Kathye Caines
Library Manager

300 E. Latham Ave.
Hemet, CA 92543

Phone: (951) 765-2440


Wednesday - Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday - Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Closed Sunday - Tuesday

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We have an APP for that!
Looking for a quick way to access the library, report a problem in the community or find out when the lights are coming back on? Check out the We have an App page on the Library's webpage! Read on...
Free Practice for Written California Drivers Tests
Need help with your written driver's test? We have a website for it! Read on...