News ImageJuly 22, 2016  Do you love Whittier history? Join us as co-authors Mike Garabedian and Rebecca Ruud discuss their new book: IMAGES OF AMERICA - WHITTIER. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Central Library - Wed. 8/10 @ 6:30 p.m. Free tickets available at both libraries.

Both libraries will close early on Wednesday, July 27th!

News ImageJuly 19, 2016  Due to a special literacy event both libraries will close early on Wednesday, July 27th. The Central Library will close @ 5:00 p.m. and the Whittwood Branch will close @ 3:00 p.m.

Introducing Flipster

News ImageJune 9, 2016  The magazines you know and love are now available to browse, select & read through with Flipster! Click here to get started.

Take a look at a new collection of photographs in the library's local history collection: Post-War Whittier.

News ImageMarch 17, 2016  This collection currently consists of 36 photos lent to the Library by patron Robert Major, and depicts Quonset huts (temporary housing for World War II Veterans), Whittier's famous snow day (January 11, 1949), Palm Park, and more. The photos range from 1946 to 1958. Click here to see the collection.