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…

South San Francisco Book to Action News

Library Encourages Residents to Get Involved and Learn about Climate Change with Grant-Funded Community Events   Well, that’s a wrap! The Library just held our last event as part of the Book to Action project. Our goals were to encourage the community to make more sustainable choices in their daily lives and to provide opportunities for our residents to…