The ongoing monthly calendar for the Galt-Marian O. Lawrence Library is listed below in alphabetical order, with any upcoming special dated and featured monthly events highlighted above.

Library hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 1000 Caroline Ave. in Galt. For more information, call the Sacramento Public Library at 916-264-2920 or visit

ESL Coach is available Wednesdays and Fridays, 3-4 p.m., for practicing English one-on-one at your own pace, free.

Paws to Read is on the second Saturday of the month, 12:30-1:30 p.m. School-age children are invited to read to some “paw-some” pooches. Including furry and friendly canine volunteers and their trainers, this is a great program for struggling and reluctant readers, or for those who enjoy practice.

Storytime is every Thursday (except Thanksgiving) at 11 a.m., of stories, songs and rhymes designed to build early literacy skills.