Authors Gala

Save the Date March 14, 2015 The evening begins with Bids, Bites & Books – A cocktail reception and silent auction featuring one of a kind trips, tastings and items including a Tahoe vacation home, Hawaii Condo, private tour and tastings at Benziger Winery, and tickets to Cal Shakes performances! A limited number of tickets […]

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Live! from the Library

Live! from the Library, produced by the Walnut Creek Library Foundation, features free public lectures, literary events, and cultural programs at the Walnut Creek and Ygnacio Valley libraries. Live! from the Library is made possible by donations to the Foundation’s Annual Fund. View past programs on our Video page.  Thank you to the Thomas J. Long Foundation […]

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Children’s Programs

Programs at the 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. Special Children’s Programs: WCL Winter Break Childrens Programs 2014 YVL Winter […]

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2015 Authors

Saturday, March 14, 2015 Guests will mingle and dine with Bay Area Authors at the Walnut Creek Library. The evening begins with Bids, Bites & Books – a reception and silent auction with book signings. Guess can dine with the authors at The Supper Club – dinner on the 2nd floor of the library, served […]

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Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys

What is “Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys?” The National Endowment for the Humanities, in cooperation with the American Library Association, has given the Walnut Creek Library and Dr. Hatem Bazian the opportunity to host Contra Costa County’s second round of the “Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys” reading and discussion series. “Muslim Journeys” is […]

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One City One Book

One City One Book: Walnut Creek Reads is a “citywide book club” that encourages the community to read the selection and participate in a series of events that celebrate the book. The annual choice will be announced in the summer and the community events are planned in the fall giving the community time to read and […]

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