Upcoming EVENTS

February 19:    House Tour
Indian Canyon - 1970s Mod Custom Home
by Architect Hal Lacy

Never before toured during
Modernism Week, this unique custom home in Canyon Country Club was designed by architect
Harold (Hal) Lacy in 1978 .
A unique home not to be missed!

$50 (30 min; 6 showings)

The Friends are
again participating in 

Modernism Week 

February 14-24,

with one house tour and a lecture
still to come

We hope you'll join us at one or both 
of our remaining events:

February 22:     Lectur
The Debate Goes On: 
Modern vs. Postmodern and the Architecture of Charles W. Moore

Explore all sides of the "Modern vs. Postmodern Architecture" debate with Professor of Architecture Martin Schwartz, with particular focus on Charles W. Moore, one of the strongest voices in the discussion. 

$25 (90 min)

Upcoming events

    • 10 Mar 2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Truman Capote Home



    Join The Friends for our ANNUAL MEETING on March 10, 2019 at the former home of writer TRUMAN CAPOTE -- a festive BLACK & WHITE-themed event (for which we hope you'll dress appropriately). Refreshments, light snacks, raffles, and not too much speechifying are promised. 

    A special guest will perform short monologues
    from Truman Capote's works.  

    Seating is limited to 90 participants, so sign up early! 

    Truman Capote was born Truman Streckfus Persons on September 30, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana and died August 25, 1984 in Los Angeles, California. His plays and short-stories are world-famous, with the best known being In Cold Blood andBreakfast at Tiffany’s.

    • 15 Mar 2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • The Learning Center at the Library

    Join the Friends of the Palm Springs Library Book Club for a discussion of   ASTRO-PHYSICS for PEOPLE in a HURRY  by Neil De Grasse Tyson.  (2017)

    The Friends Book Club meets on the third Friday of the month at 2:00 p.m. in The Learning Center at Palm Springs Public Library, 300 S. Sunrise Way.  Members of the Club read the selected book then join in lively discussions.  The meeting is open to everyone.


To learn more about 
the Events & Classes presented by the Palm Springs Public Library, 

click HERE

A monthly Book Club

an Annual Book Sale

an Annual Membership Meeting 

and other Special Events 

throughout the year are presented by 

The Friends of the Palm Springs Library.

The Friends' Book Club meets on the third Friday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 2:00 p.m. at the library and is open to everyone. Members of the Club read the selection for the month, then join in lively discussions. 


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