The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host the next meeting of the African American Authors Book Club to discuss the non-fiction work “Dirty Little Secrets About Black History: Its Heroes & Other Troublemakers” by Claud Anderson on Tuesday, July 16, at 6:45 p.m.

In “Dirty Little Secrets,” Anderson provides a unique look into black history by focusing on little known facts and details and presenting the often untold and unheard stories that are not included in history books.

The African American Authors Book Club meets the third Tuesday of every month at 6:45 pm. New members are welcome to attend.

The Palmdale City Library is open seven days a week. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

For more information, call the Palmdale City Library at (661) 267-5600, TDD 267-5167, or visit