Veterans and their Homeless Experiences

Kings County Library, in collaboration with WestCare Hanford, created this 21 minute film highlighting the story of five local veterans who, with the help of WestCare, were able to transition out of homelessness and begin new lives.  The flyer below the embedded video shows how Kings County Library organized a screening and Q&A of these…

Animals and Art bring Community Conversations with Veterans to Life at Azusa City Library

Supporting our local veteran community and their families was the ultimate goal of the Azusa City Library’s endeavor to implement the Community Conversations with Veterans program from California Center for the Book. While deciding what programs to implement, Library staff contemplated an array of events. In fact, we became overwhelmed by all the possibilities. We…

Community Conversations with Veterans series at Riverside Public Library – March 2019

Riverside Public Library is producing a series of Community Conversations with Veterans events in March 2019. These include an Inlandia Institute Veterans Writing Workshop with Dr. Carlos Cortes, a screening of Visions of Warriors with director Ming Lai, and a “Proud to Be of Service” Art program. Please spread the word about this important series for…