Get Involved! Join the Atherton Library Building Steering Committee



Atherton Library SignLibraries are important! so please consider joining the Atherton Library Building Steering Committee

Planning and Design Process

Would you like to help oversee the planning and design process for the new Atherton Library?

We are in the process of creating an inclusive and representative Atherton Library Building Steering Committee. This is your opportunity to help ensure the new Atherton Library is a true reflection of the community and a vibrant space to be enjoyed by generations.

Contact Us Today!

Atherton residents are encouraged to apply for a volunteer steering committee position; commitments will include attending monthly meetings. Please indicate your interest by contacting Carine Risley, Atherton and Brisbane Library Manager, at or 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane Atherton, CA 94027. 

Background and Inspiration

Explore the evolution of libraries through time with The Library: An Illustrated History by Stuart A.P. Murray.

Find out more about one of the world's most formidible collections of knowledge by reading America's Library: The Story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000 by James Conaway.


Author Bio:

Carine Risley is the manager of the Atherton and Brisbane Libraries. She is enthusiastically looking forward to active communication with the community to collaboratively build a shared vision of the new Atherton Library

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