The Montana Avenue Branch Library in Santa Monica will host daylong festivities in celebration of its 50th anniversary Saturday, April 10th.

The event will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the library, 1704 Montana Ave., Santa Monica.

Festivities will include a magic show with magician Tony Daniels, the folk duo Sometimes in Tune from the Topanga Banjo and Fiddle contest, a DJ spinning 1960s music, refreshments, crafts, and a birthday cake.

This program is free and open to the public. For more information, (310) 458-8682 or

The Santa Monica Public Library is wheelchair accessible. For special disabled services, Library Administration at (310) 458-8606 one week prior to events. The Montana branch is served by Big Blue Bus line #3.