Lunch at the Library

News ImageOctober 21, 2016  Join us as local author Salvatore Di Vita tells us about his book Living in the Mouth of the Wolf. Bring a bag lunch and enjoy drinks and cookies courtesy of the Friends of the Library. Central Library 12:00 p.m.

A Lighthearted Look at the Dark Side of Hollywood

News ImageOctober 21, 2016  Join us for the final program in our Mystery and Mayhem series. Presented by Scott Michaels owner of Dearly Departed Tours. Central Library Thursday, October 27 @ 6:30 p.m. Free tickets at both libraries.

Friends' Fall Book Sale

News ImageOctober 21, 2016  Join at the door for as little as $10 and qualify for fabulous pre-sale

Thursday, November 17 4:00 to 8:00
November 18 & 19 9:00 to 4:00
Friends of the Whittier Public Library Bookstore
6703 Comstock Avenue
Proceeds go to the Library for programming, equipment and publicity for its many services.

Introducing CQ Researcher

News ImageOctober 7, 2016  Discover the nuances and complexities of today's social, political, and environmental issues using CQ Researcher. Log in here using your library card number.

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.