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The Aptos Public Library provides a variety of services to children, families and the community.   The facility also includes a meeting room that is used for various types of events. more
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Avalon Visions was established in 1993 and continues its dedication to bringing forth ancient arts that once flourished and receded into the mists, or out of our consciousness. Avalon Visions is a place where new visions are dreamed and reality... more
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Bookshop Santa Cruz is a large, general independent bookstore located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, California since 1966.  Owned by the Coonerty family since 1973, Bookshop Santa Cruz is a multi-generational family business currentl... more
The Capitola Book Cafe is an independent bookstore that has been operating in Capitola, California since 1980. We are situated on the northern coast of Monterey Bay, about 90 minutes from San Francisco and 30 minutes... more
Located in a charming 1930's Carmel-stone building in historic Old Monterey, since 1995 Carpe Diem Fine Books offers a discriminating selection of out-of-print, signed and unusual books in all fields - with a special emphasis on the history and liter... more
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Current Comics is your only Full-Service Comic Book Shop in Monterey County. We carry the latest issues of your favorite titles, thousands of back issues, and a wide variety of paperback and hardcover comic collections. more
The Public Library for Carmel-By-The-Sea and the surrounding community. Designed by the renowned California architect Bernard Maybeck and built by M.J. Murphy under Maybeck's supervision in 1928. The construction was financed by a bequest from Ella R... more
The Henry Meade Williams Local History collection is the archive and museum for the city of Carmel-by-the-Sea. It is devoted to acquiring, preserving, and making available historically significant items concerning the history of Carmel, including ove... more
Branch of the Harrison Memorial Library that houses the Youth Services Department. Open Tues from 1pm to 8pm; Wed - Fri 11am to 6pm. more
The newly remodeled Live Oak Branch opened to the public on January 17, 2006. more
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The Monterey Bay Writers Studio is a resource for writers of all levels that supports the literary arts through a diverse offering of classes, workshops and events. Based in Santa Cruz, California, the MBWS serves the greater Central Coast and is com... more
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For over forty years, Pilgrim's Way has been a gem cherished by locals and tourists alike. Through the changes of the village around it, this store has remained a constant in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Like the world around it, this little bookstore has evol... more
A family-owned, independent bookstore where every book is hand-picked by the proprietor.  Visit us for new works in the humanities and sciences, select bestselling fiction and nonfiction, travel guides, children's classics, reference materia... more
The Central Branch is the largest of the Santa Cruz Public Library Branches. It is located across the street from the Santa Cruz City Hall and is one block off Pacific Avenue. Central houses a collection of more than 233,000 items, including books... more
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Come in and enjoy our newly remodeled Tea/ Coffeehouse featuring Rishi organic loose-leaf teas, Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Co. coffees, and a variety of locally obtained fresh-baked pastries, bagels and Sweet Earth snacks. Browse our Bookstore/Gift... more