1644 North Broadway Street

Walnut Creek, CA 94596





Monday through Thursday: 10 am—8 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10 am—6 pm


The bookstore observes the same holidays as the Walnut Creek Library. Library holiday closings and furlough days are listed at: http://ccclib.org/aboutus/holidays.html.






Deb Wainscott, Bookstore Manager debswanwain@icloud.com


Lynn Steinmetz, Volunteer Manager



Catherine Leutzinger, President



Friends of the Library Bookstore

Your support of the Walnut Creek Library Friends bookstore helps provide funds for library collections, services and programs.


Donation Guidelines

Donations of gently used books, textbooks, audio books, VHS, tapes, DVDs, and CDs for the store are welcome during open hours only. Due to storage constraints, please telephone or email ahead for any donations over 5 boxes or bags so that we can make arrangements to store your donation (925-658-2790 or debswanwain@icloud.com).


Unfortunately, we cannot accept any of the following:


    * Torn, dirty, or moldy books
    * Magazines and newspapers (no periodicals)
    * National Geographics
    * Reader’s Digest Condensed books
    * Record albums
    * Encyclopedias

    * Time Life Sets



Please Note: when bringing boxes/bags of donations in, there will be NO bookstore volunteer or library staff person who can help unload your donations. If you need your boxes/bags back, we will provide boxes for you to transfer your donations.


Thank you for your understanding.