All SBPL locations will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

5/28-5/29: Central's Children's Library will be closed due to construction work.

5/21-7/14: Eastside Library will be closed due to construction work.

Central Library's Book Drops will reopen on June 10th. Please come inside or visit Montecito to return items.


Mulch Delivery Rebate


Mulch applied to your landscape slows evaporation, cools and protects the soil, reduces the need for watering, and improves your soil’s health.

Steps to Apply

  • Visit the County of Santa Barbara’s website for mulch information and quantity to order and submit a Purchase Agreement, then call (805) 681-4981 to schedule a mulch delivery.
  • Have your mulch delivered, obtain an invoice from the County of Santa Barbara, and pay the County of Santa Barbara for the delivery. Save the invoice and proof of payment.
  • Complete and submit our Mulch Delivery Rebate Application online and upload a copy of your invoice and proof of payment.

Application materials must be postmarked within 60 days of payment.