Art Embraces Words


Writers paint images with words; Artists tell stories with color; together they enrich our community!

Please join us for Art Embraces Words...

ART EMBRACES WORDS | Select Saturdays, 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Lafayette Library & Learning Center, Arts & Science Room: 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, CA 94549

  • May 18, 2024
  • August 24, 2024
  • October 26, 2024 | Halloween Costume Fun 

A reception with light refreshments immediately follows in the adjacent Library Courtyard. Please note that the free Library parking lot closes at 5:00 pm.

A media table is provided for authors, artists, and information of interest to the literary and artistic community. Book sales are encouraged!

MAY 18th Art Embraces Words Event:

Emerging writers Elizabeth Perlman, Salman Ansari, and Jennifer Granat will read from their work while

surrounded by original artwork and illustrations.

Lovers of the spoken word and art are invited to join us at the Lafayette Library & Learning Center Arts & Science Room. This free program is open to all!

Saturday, May 18 | 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Lafayette Library Arts & Science Room, 3941 Mt. Diablo Blvd, Lafayette

Each writer and artist is introduced by co-chair Linda Hartmann who also fields a short Q&A.

After the poetry and art presentations, please join us in the Courtyard for a Reception from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.


Click here to view videos of some of our past events.

Questions? Contact us here.

Art Embraces Words is made possible by a generous grant from the Community Foundation of Lafayette.