Program Descriptions

February 2017

Live From the Library - 
Novella Carpenter is the author of the best-selling Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer. She attended UC Berkeley’s Graduate school of Journalism where she studied with Michael Pollan.
Airs Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, at 9 p.m. 

Get Lit 
This series is taped at the new Walnut Creek Library. Peter Crooks, Senior Editor at Diablo Magazine talked to local authors about the writing process, being published and their use of public libraries.
Wednesdays at 6 p.m.

The Road to Recovery 
This program is produced and sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. 
Mondays at 11 p.m., Fridays at 9 p.m. and Saturdays at 11 p.m.

Veterans History Project of Rossmoor 
Local war veterans tell about their military experience during World War II and Korea. The veterans were interviewed by the Rossmoor Video Club. The interviews were archived by the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. 
Mondays at noon, Tuesdays at 4 p.m., Wednesdays at 10 p.m., Fridays at 6 p.m. and Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

National Gallery of the Arts
Programming provided by the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. and sponsored by the Arts and Culture Commission of Contra Costa County.
Wednesdays at 11 a.m. and Fridays at 1:30 p.m.

Veterans' Voices 
Nathan Johnson Contra Costa County Veterans Service Officer hosts Veterans' Voices, a call in show with the goal to enhance the mental and physical healthcare of Veterans and their families. 
Mondays at 7 p.m., Wednesdays at 11 p.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m.

Water We Do- It's Up to Me and You!
Songs and colorful puppets help to teach and reinforce water conservation practices and advance student ability to practice sustainability inside and outside their homes.

East Bay USA 2017
Join us for an East Bay Leadership event focused on how higher education and advances in technologies will shape the workforce of the future with keynote speaker Astronaut Captain Scott Kelly.

Street Smarts Poster Contest 2017
The Street Smarts traffic safety storybook showcases the artistic talent that exists in the San Ramon Valley.  The storybook is written by local author Dana Mentink.

Contra Costa Health Care Town Hall
Learn about the statewide efforts to maintain and improve healthcare systems. Speakers include Supervisor Karen Mitchoff, Representative Mark DeSaulnier, and former Congressman George Miller.