The Hayward Public Library is a treasure trove of information, education and entertainment. Your library card is your all-access pass to a wide range of resources and event programming at both branches of the Hayward library. Learn how to borrow materials, browse the online catalog and see the exciting programs and events on our calendar.
There's always something happening at the Hayward Public Library. From programs offering free legal consultations to book signings, story times, yoga and crafts, there's never a shortage of things to do.
Did you know that if children don’t read over the summer months when school is out, they can lose up to two full grade levels of reading comprehension? Prevent the “summer slide” by signing up for Hayward Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge! For all ages - kids, teens, and adults!