Whittier Public Library Community Conversations with Veterans presents an award-winning documentary & discussion online

Posted on the Whittier Public Library Veterans Resource Center page. Free Online Screening Daily, May 1-9 Ground Operations champions combat veterans who are restoring their own lives, and revitalizing their communities, by transitioning into new careers in urban farming, beekeeping, pastured livestock, aquaponics & all manner of food production. The cavalry is arriving just in time as half of American…

Discover the SLO County food system with Book to Action

Post authored by County of San Luis Obispo Public Libraries (April 24, 2020) We are excited to announce our 2020 Book to Action topic: Discover the SLO County food system. Food supply has become a global concern, so it’s a good time to learn about and support our local food providers. Here’s how it works: Read:…

Urban Tumbleweed Book to Action Series Goes Virtual

The Goldwyn Hollywood Regional Library, part of Los Angeles Public Library, has moved their Book to Action series online! This program is part of the Book to Action initiative, a framework that takes the basic book club concept and expands it to create a dynamic series of events for adults and intergenerational groups. Librarians work closely…

Community Conversations with Veterans Partnership and Program Moves Online

In March 2020, carefully planned public programs started to fall apart due to the novel coronavirus. San Jose Public Library is one of 18 library jurisdictions participating in the 2020 Community Conversations with Veterans initiative. The initiative offers California libraries the opportunity to connect more closely with veterans and their families, while also helping veterans…