Veterans History Project

News ImageOctober 14, 2014  Veterans, tell your story for your family and for posterity. Trained volunteers from the Long Beach Red Cross will interview veterans, on film, at Central Library. The oral histories will be archived at the Library of Congress and every veteran will be mailed a copy of his/her interview on DVD. Tuesday, November 4th. Sign up at the Central Reference Desk for a slot. Space is limited.

YA Author Amy Spalding

News ImageOctober 1, 2014  Teens! Meet Amy Spalding. She writes great books for young adults. She’s fantastic! She’s funny! Chat with her and ask your questions about what it’s like to be a writer. Enjoy tea and sweets, too. Amy will also sign books. (They can be purchased there.) BONUS! A couple of lucky teens will win copies of Amy’s novels. Whittwood Library ~ Sat. 10/25 @ 2 p.m.

After Hours program "to the Ends of the Earth"

News ImageOctober 20, 2014 

Race to the Top of the World -Hear Sheldon Bart, whose book was hailed by the president of the American Polar Society as "a major contribution to polar history."

Free tickets available at Central and Branch.

Thursday, October 23rd -6:30 p.m. @ the Whittwood Branch Library


Follow the Whittier Public Library on Facebook

News ImageJune 14, 2012  The Library now has a Facebook page! Keep up with all our programs and services. Find us at