Fun Family Events in October
Lafayette Reservoir Run Next Weekend - Sunday, October 25

Race times begin at 8:00am and "day of" registration begins at 6:30am. Enjoy music provided by Stanley Middle School and a pancake breakfast provided by the Lafayette Rotary Club. This event is presented by the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce and the City of Lafayette. This year the festivities have moved about a block and a half West to the corner of Mt. Diablo Blvd. and Oak Hill Rd. Registration, activities, breakfast and vendors will all be set up around the intersection. Lamorinda's health and wellness providers will present a health fair at the event. Beneficiaries of the event are the local schools and the services and programs of the Chamber. New this year is a family bike ride. The bike ride is not a race. Free Valet Bike Parking is also available. Pre-registration can be done by visiting To volunteer go to our online sign up at
Mt. Diablo Nursery Celebrates 65 years in Lafayette 

The Lafayette Chamber of Commerce is honored to help celebrate one of the oldest, continuously running businesses in Lafayette for 65 years. Mt. Diablo Nursery and Garden owned by Garth Jacober, (formerly Harry's Nursery from 1950-2007) celebrates the historic anniversary this month. In addition, the Nursery is the oldest member of the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, having joined in 1956. During the celebration Friday, October 23rd-Sunday, October 25th there will be big sales and free classes.

Children's Book Festival - Saturday, October 24, 11:00AM -2:00PM-Lafayette Library and Learning Center

Children's Book Festival on  Saturday, October 24 from 11:00AM -2:00PM at the Lafayette Library and Learning Center. Designed for Kids (5-11), Teens (12-17), All Ages. Join the Library & Learning Center Foundation for a fun-filled day with friends and special guest author Gennnifer Choldenko, author of Chasing Secrets, Author and Illustrator Michael Slack, Elisa Klevoen, Jordan Jacobs and Thacher Hurd. Space is limited and registration is recommended. Event information (925)283-6513 x 102. Registration at
Jay Lifson, Executive Director 

Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
100 Lafayette Circle, Suite 103
Lafayette, CA 94549