Silver Lake History Explored: Book Talk at Whittier Public Library
July 27, 2017 –
Authors Vincent Brook and Michael Locke present Silver Lake History Explored: A review of their two published books on Silver Lake: Silver Lake Chronicles: Exploring An Urban Oasis in Los Angeles and Silver Lake Bohemia: A History on Thursday, July 27th at the Whittwood Branch Library, 10537 Santa Gertrudes Avenue, Whittier, CA 90603 beginning a 6:30 p.m. The two books are the first published histories of the Silver Lake community, which since the early 1900s has been a magnet for iconoclastic writers, architects and political activists. Copies of the books will be available for purchase with all proceeds going to the Friends of the Library, which has donated more than $1,000,000 to Whittier Public Library since founding in 1964. Although there is no charge for the event, reservations are required; call the library at (562) 567-9950 for details.