Finance 101

FINANCE 101: Series of Financial Workshops at the Walnut Creek Library The Walnut Creek Library Foundation will present a series of four FREE financial workshops offered Wednesday afternoons in June.  Speakers will discuss estate planning, charitable giving, investment planning, and identify theft. “Finance 101” will be held from 4:30 – 6:00 pm in the Oak […]

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Creative Thursdays!

At the Walnut Creek Library January through March 2015 Join us on Thursday evenings for gatherings of creativity & community for ADULTS at the Walnut Creek Library. A textile makerspace (see below) will alternate every other week with a program hand selected by the creative minds of the Bedford Gallery and Walnut Creek’s Civic Arts Program. Due to materials […]

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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. Summer Reading 2015 Read to the Rhythm from June 6 – […]

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One City One Book

One City One Book 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 enjoy the book. Now in […]

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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 Donahoe Fitzgerald for sponsoring the […]

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Authors Gala

The Walnut Creek Library Foundation’s 6th Annual Authors Gala was a magical evening; the Walnut Creek Library was transformed as more than 200 people gathered to celebrate and meet fascinating authors while supporting the libraries. The event raised more than $100,000 to fund programs and resources to enable our two libraries to serve our communities and facilitate more […]

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