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. Walnut Creek Downtown Library -- One-On-One Computer Training, sessions throughout June. Drop-in Computer Help with Jeff, 3 p.m. June 21, 28, for all ages. Teen Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. June 26. Peek-A-Book Time, 10:15 a.m. June 26, for toddlers and babies. Cuddle Club, 11:30 a.m. June 26, for babies. Toddler Time, 10:15 a.m. June 27. Picture Book Time, 10:15 a.m. June 21, 28, for ages 3-5. Local Author Showcase-Melanie Watkins, 6 p.m. June 28, for teens and older. CCCSWA Home Composting for Busy People, 10:30 a.m. June 30, for adults.
The library is located at 1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek. Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday closed. Ygnacio Valley Library -- Lapsit Storytime (6-24 months), 10:15 a.m. June 26. Toddler Time (ages 2 to 3 1/2 years), 11:15 a.m. June 26. Preschool Storytime (3-5 years), 10:15 a.m. June 27. Teens' Minute Mystery Challenge, all day June 25, for high school and middle school students. Summer Dreamin' Family Fun PJ Dance Party, 6:30 p.m. June 25, for kids and preschoolers. Summer Cinema, 6:30 p.m. June 28, for all ages.
The library is located at 2661 Oak Grove Road, Walnut Creek. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 925-938-1481. n n 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.