Live! from the Library

Sneak Peek of “Art” March 23, 2016   Wednesday, 7:00 – 8:30 pm Oak View Room, Walnut Creek Library – Registration opens February 10, 2016 How much would you pay for a solid white painting? Thousands of dollars? What if it cost you a long-time friendship? These are some of the questions raised by Yasmina Reza’s […]

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Textile Makerspace

At the Walnut Creek Library Due to the popularity of our Textile Makerspace program series for adults, we are keeping the makerspace open every first Thursday of the month. The machines will whir and the needles will click as we invite you to drop in and continue your creative pursuits. Continue a project that you […]

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Children’s Programs

There’s Always Something Special for Children at Our Libraries Children sing, dance and listen to stories with other children at both the Walnut Creek and Ygnacio Valley  libraries’ storytimes and special children’s events. In addition to lots of special one-time programs, the library provides ongoing weekly age-appropriate story times. Ongoing Weekly Storytimes and Programs: The Walnut […]

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College Prep for Teens

Calling all teens! Walnut Creek Libraries are offering a series of workshops this fall designed for high school students. For those who are college-bound, help is available for navigating the college application process and planning how to pay for college. You can also get help improving your study skills. Check out the full list of […]

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Authors Gala

Join us for a memorable evening at the beautiful Walnut Creek Library! You are invited to party below deck at the Bon Voyage Reception. Meet our guest authors and enjoy our silent auction, libations, and hors d‘oeuvres. Following the reception, guests will move topside for Dinner on the Promenade with Bay Area authors. The gourmet dinner will be prepared […]

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Literary Stars

2016 Featured Authors Saint Mary’s College graduate and Bay Area author Joshua Braff’s 2015 novel The Daddy Diaries treats the perils of fatherhood in the 21st century with the heartfelt humor, wisdom and vulnerability that has distinguished his work throughout a distinguished writing career that includes his two previous novels, The Unthinkable Thoughts of Jacob […]

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