All Contra Costa County library branches offer a variety of programs for children and families. See branch listings for program information and for branch operating hours. Updated information is available by calling 800-984-4636, or by visiting the website at www.ccclib.org.

  • Lafayette Library -- Book Babies, 10:15 a.m. June 24, 27. Toddler Time, 10:55 a.m. June 24, 27. Preschool Time, 11:30 a.m. June 24, 27. La Hora Del Cuento/Spanish Storytime, 10:15 a.m. June 25, for ages 0-5. Greenbelt Alliance Presents "The Secret Lives of Native Plants and Animals," 1 p.m. June 23, for adults and teens. Computer Docent, 10 a.m. June 25, for adults. Lafayette Book Club, 7 p.m. June 26, for adults. Zombie Moviefest, "Warm Bodies," 2 p.m. June 27, for all ages. Enjoy Theatre Discussion Group, 6 p.m. June 27, for adults. "Zombies ... Run," 4 p.m. June 28, for adults and teens. Play With Our American Girl Dolls, 11 a.m. June 29, for ages 5-11. Beat Cancer 2013 Benefit Taiko Drum Concert, 2:30 p.m. June 30, for all ages.

    Friends Corner Book Shop -- Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.

    The Lafayette Library is located at 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. 925-385-2280.

  • Moraga Library -- Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m. June 26, for ages 0-5. Toddler Storytime, 11 a.m. June 26, for ages 0-5. Teen Tuesday, "Avatar Plushie," 2:30 p.m. June 25, for ages 12-17. Stuffed Animal Sleepover, all day June 28, for ages 0-11.

    Friends of the Moraga Library Bookshop -- Open 1-7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday; 1-4 p.m. Fridays.

    The library is located at 1500 St. Marys Road, Moraga. Hours: noon-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday; 1-5 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. 925-376-6852.

  • Orinda Library -- Saturday Morning Live Storytime, 11 a.m. June 22, for preschoolers. ESL Conversation Circle, 1 p.m. June 27, for adults. Toddler Lapsit, 10 a.m. June 25, 26, for ages 0-5. Mystery Book Club, 3 p.m. June 21, for adults. Talespinners of Contra Costa, 7 p.m. June 27, for adults.

    Friends of the Library Bookshop -- Open 1-4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday; 1-6 p.m. Thursday. 925-254-1358.

    The library is located at 26 Orinda Way. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. 925-254-2184.

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  • Books for the Homebound -- A free service for people of all ages who are unable to leave their homes, who live in an institution or senior housing facility or who otherwise cannot personally check out library materials. Through the program, a library volunteer selects and delivers library materials. Recipients must live within the county library service area and have a county library card or complete a library application form. For more information, call 925-927-3211.