Lunch at the Library: Behind the Scenes at the "Pageant of the Masters"

News ImageMay 6, 2016  "Let's go behind the scenes" and learn how the sets and costumes and makeup are combined to create the beautiful masterpieces that are "displayed" at the Laguna Beach festival! Presented by Tom & Linda Aufdemberg Thursday, May 26th @ noon Central Library

Bring a sack lunch-cookies and soft drinks are provided by the Friends of the Whittier Public Library.

Goldsboro Broken Arrow

News ImageMay 16, 2016  Join us as Dr. Jack ReVelle recounts his experience disarming a nuclear bomb which nearly detonated on American soil in the 1960s. Free tickets available at both libraries.
Whittwood Library - Wednesday, June 1st @ 6:30 p.m.

In observance of Memorial Day

News ImageMay 16, 2016  Both libraries will be closed Saturday, May 28th through Monday May 30th. But will reopen at the regularly scheduled time on Tuesday, May 31st.

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.