Upcoming Events

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Family Literacy Fair at Sheldon Elementary

March 18TH, 2020

West County Reads will be giving away new and gently used books at the Family Literacy Fair taking place at Sheldon Elementary on March 18th, 2020 between 5:00PMĀ  and 7:00PM. We look forward to seeing you there!


Sheldon Elementary School

2601 May Rd, Richmond, CA 94803







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Celebrate Summer Camp Event at Shops at Hilltop Center Court

APRIL 19TH, 2020

11:00AM – 3:00Pm


West County Reads will be giving away new and gently used books in conjunction with other organizations will also participate with face painting, dancing, read out loud and many other fun activities

Shops at Hilltop Center Court

2200 Hilltop Mall Rd, Richmond, CA 94806



Past Events

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Jan 25TH, 2020

The second-annual West Contra Costa Education Fair welcomes students and families to explore over 50 public schools and dozens of community-based organizations that serve youth in West Contra Costa.

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  • West County Reads gave away 600 new books on Jan 25, 2020 at this event at Richmond High School.


Covid-19 Notice

West County Reads has Cancelled all upcoming events due to the Corona Virus outbreak. We look forward to resume activities on May 3rd 2020. We are still operational to a small extend and Yes! We are accepting donations. And yes we are exploring other ways to make books available to the community. Contact us for more information.