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Glen Avon Library presents a home for all your journeys.

You have a story. Share it.

Building an Archive of communities on a journey.

Stories

It’s What We Do


We post stories, video, and music.

Journeys of all shapes and sizes.

From all walks of life.

SHARE WITH US

email us your

stories, artwork, video, music at:

libraryglenavon@gmail.com

Participate in a survey to

support future programming like ours at:

CCFB SURVEY

POSTS


WATCH THE FREE DOCUMENTARY:

ETERNOS INDOCUMENTADOS

WATCH HERE

ETERNOS INDOCUMENTADOS IS A DOCUMENTARY BY DIRECTOR JENNIFER CARCAMO ON THE TRUE STORIES OF CENTRAL AMERICAN MIGRANTS SEEKING U.S ASYLUM. THE FILM BOLDLY DIVES INTO THE ORDEALS MIGRANTS HAVE AND CONTINUE TO FACE ON THEIR JOURNEYS FROM THEIR HOMELANDS THROUGH MILITARIZED BORDERS AND THROUGH TO THE DETENTION CENTERS HERE IN THE UNITED STATES.

WATCH AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE FILM DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER OF THE FILM ETERNOS INDOCUMENTADOS JENNIFER CARCAMO.

JENNIFER CARCAMO AND HER ASSOCIATE DR. STEVEN OSUNA DISCUSS TOPICS FROM THE FILM AND THEIR ORGANIZATION THE HUMAN RIGHTS ALLIANCE FOR CHILD REFUGEES AND FAMILIES.

A project based on the book Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario

The Glen Avon Library has partnered with members of various universities. To fulfill the grant funded project known as book to action. the goal is to empower the voices of our under-served communities by sharing their stories and experiences.

  • ALL AGES
  • EXPRESS YOUR JOURNEY:
    • art, writing, music, photography, video and etc.
    • we want to hear YOUR voice
  • LEARN
    • Panel discussions with special guests
    • University panels
    • Q&A with Jeniffer Carcamo
  • BE THE MAIN CHARACTER
    • Show the world YOU are the main character

Social Media

  • Follow on Instagram, Facebook, and tiktok.
  • @Glenavonlibrary @CaliforniaCenterfortheBook 
  • Use #BookToAction

Funding and Support from the California Center for the Book

California Center for the Book is a program of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

Financiamiento y apoyo del Centro de California para el Libro

El Centro de California para el Libro es un programa de la Asociación de Bibliotecas de California, apoyada enteramente o en parte por el Instituto de Servicios Bibliotecarios y de Museo de Estados Unidos conforme a lo dispuesto por la Ley de Servicios Bibliotecarios y Tecnología, administrada en California por la Bibliotecaria del Estado.

ARTWORK BASED ON EXCERPTS FROM ENRIQUE’S JOURNEY SUBMITTED BY READERS LIKE YOU.

More than just a library we are a community.

Books aren’t the only things that hold stories.


8 Billion

people on earth

2020

a year of full of journeys

only 1

of those journeys is yours.

share &

make your journey a part of ours.

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