Sorry please use the link below to get the latest version of Flash
Announcing...Whittier Reads 2015 The Whittier Public Library Foundation and the Whittier Public Library are proud to announce Mary Coin by Marisa Silver as the book selection for 2015 Whittier Reads. Click here for a program schedule of all the wonderful events for the month of April!
Whittier Reads- Film: Bound for Glory Join us for the 1976 film directed by Hal Ashby on the early life of Woody Guthrie. David Carradine plays the vagabond folk singer. Whittwood Branch Library Monday, April 20th 6:30 p.m. Free
Whittier Reads 2015-Concert by The Coals Do you enjoy country folk music from the 1930's? Come listen to The Coals, "A folky band in a big city"! Thursday, April 23rd 6:30 p.m. Whittwood Branch Free
Interviews with the daughter and daughter-in-law of horticulturist and real estate developer Albert R. Rideout provide a peek into the avocado industry and life in the Whittier area in the early 1900s. The interviews have been added to the Oral History section in the Local History section.