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 April. Peek-A-Book Time, 10:15 a.m. April 9, 23, 30. Cuddle Club, 11:30 a.m. April 9, 16, 23, 30, for up to age 5. Teen Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. April 9, 16, 23. Toddler Time, 10:15 a.m. April 10, 17, 24. Picture Book Time, 10:15 a.m. April 4, 11, 16, 18, 25, for iids up to age 5. Teen Movie, 4 p.m. April 17. Pajama Math, 6:30 p.m. April 17, for kids preschoolers through age 11.

    The library is located at 1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Sunday closed.

  • Ygnacio Valley Library -- Spring Break-O-Rama Movie, 2 p.m. April 5, for ages 5-11. Spring Break-O-Rama Crafts, 2 p.m. April 4, for all ages. All Ears Reading (Grades 1-6), 4, 4:20 and 4:40 p.m. April 9. Bamwow Game Day, 2 p.m. April 10., for teens. Teen Time, 2 p.m. April 11, 18. Mel & Ila Writer's Workshop, 10:30 a.m. April 12. Bamwow Book Club, 2 p.m. April 17, for teens. Friends of Ygnacio Valley Library Book Sale, 10 a.m. April 20. Early Literacy Place Open House, 10 a.m. April 20, for all ages. Young Writers' 100th Birthday Celebration, 7 p.m. April 22. Lapsit Storytime (ages 6-24 months), 10:15 a.m. April 23. Toddler Time, 11:15 a.m. April 23.

    The library is located at 2661 Oak Grove Road, Walnut Creek. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 925-938-1481.