Children’s Programs

Children’s Programs

There’s always something special for children at our libraries! Children read, sing, play, dance and  listen to stories with other children at storytimes and special children’s events at Walnut Creek and Ygnacio Valley Libraries. Both locations have designated...

Literary Stars

 2018 Featured Authors ALL AUTHORS SOLD OUT Donia Bijan is a Bay Area chef and author who left her native Iran in 1978 during the Islamic Revolution.  After graduating from UC Berkeley, she attended the Cordon Bleu in Paris and ran her own restaurant, L’Amie Donia, in...
3D MakerSpace

3D MakerSpace

Learn the basics of 3D printing! Walnut Creek Library is offering free classes for adults and teens (ages 14 and up). You will learn how 3D printers work, different applications for 3D printing and how to design your own project.  Attendees will have one week after...

Previous Selections

  2017 Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly is the true but little known story of a group of African-American women who were instrumental in the development of America’s space program. Their efforts helped make John Glenn’s historic orbit of earth...

Rossmoor Books-to-Go

Rossmoor Books-to-Go Program: The Rossmoor Books-to-Go program is a free service provided by the Walnut Creek Library, funded by the Walnut Creek Library Foundation, and supported by Rossmoor volunteers and the staff at the Rossmoor Gateway. To Participate: You must...

Lucky Day Collection

New books. No Wait! That’s the idea behind the new “Lucky Day” Collection now available at Contra Costa County libraries. The program provides patrons who visit the library opportunities to find on library shelves best sellers and other popular titles that normally...
Music at the Library

Music at the Library

Drop by the library this fall and enjoy the latest musical offerings. Diablo Valley Guitar Ensemble Wednesday, December 12   6:30-7:30 pm Oak View Room ~ Walnut Creek Library Come to the library to enjoy a night of classical guitar music. The DVC Guitar Ensemble...

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