New Library Director
We are excited to announce that Janice Hammond-Akel will join Larkspur as the City’s new Library Director. Janice is currently the City Librarian for the City of Palm Desert, and has over 25 years of experience working in public, academic, and legal libraries in the United States, England, and New Zealand. Prior to her role in Palm Desert, Janice worked for the Rancho Mirage Public Library. Janice has a Master's of Library Sciences and is a published non-fiction author. Her first day with Larkspur is October 10th.