Library and Recreation

Pleasanton Library Reopens for Grab and Go Services

“Grab & Go” services provide a safe and speedy way for visitors to quickly access books and other materials, experience contactless self-checkout, and use physically distanced computer stations.

Visit the Library during the following hours: Tue, Wed, Thu: 12 – 6PM / Fri, Sat: 10AM – 5PM / Sun, Mon: Closed. Entry will be limited to 20 visitors at a time, with visits limited to 1 hour. Additional safety measures will be in place. More info available on the Library website.

Notice: The Pleasanton skateparks, BMX park, tennis courts, dog parks, golf courses, and basketball courts (for members of the same household only) have reopened. Pleasanton's Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center is offering limited public lap swim. Click here for more information.   

Alameda County Public Health Department Current Shelter In Place Orders

Alameda County Public Health Department's current Health Order—issued on May 18, 2020—does not provide a sunset date for sheltering in place as previous Orders provided. Non-essential City services and facilities will be closed until further notice. For more information, and for live updates impacting our community, visit the City of Pleasanton COVID-19 Update Page.

Essential services that will remain available include Paratransit service to medical appointments and grocery stores only; Open Heart Kitchen's senior lunch program brown bag pick-up only; and Spectrum Community Services' Meals on Wheels. 

Here’s important numbers to have if you need the assistance of an essential City service:

Pleasanton Senior Center Main: (925) 931-5365
Pleasanton Paratransit: (925) 931-5376
Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley: (925) 931-5379
Meals on Wheels: (925) 931-5385
Open Heart Kitchen: (925) 500-8241
Sage Cafe: (925) 931-5363
City Serve of the Tri-Valley: (925) 223-6947
Pleasanton Non Emergency: (925) 931-5100

Visit our Virtual Library & Recreation Center to participate in online programs and to access eResources and activities.

Welcome to the Library and Recreation Department

Whatever life stage you're in, we invite you to start your next journey with us! Discover all of our unique programs and services. Connect with friends past and present. Enjoy the best the City has to offer.

Library and Recreation Strategic Plan 2019-2024 

Library and Recreation Department Mission, Vision and Values
2018 Library and Recreation Department Annual Report


Pleasanton Public Library
400 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 931-3400
Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
 Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 Sunday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Recreation Services Office
200 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566 (925) 931-5340
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.