BOOK TO ACTION
Book to Action is a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, that encourages public libraries to engage with community partners to provide book-themed programming and related opportunities for lifelong learning. Book to Action initiatives tackle important issues in the community and encourage reading, community discussion, and action through a flexible series of events.
In 2022, the library did a series of programs on racism called From Just Us to Justice: a Community Equity Challenge.
In 2023, the library received another grant on the topic of sustainability, called All Benicia Can Save: a Sustainability Challenge.
Although the programming is over, we still have the resources available.
Climate Change and Health The World Health Organization leads and champions global efforts to achieve better health for all.
Climate, Health, and Equity: A Policy Agenda Climate Health Now is a group of members of the California health community who advocate for climate action through a health and equity framework. Climate Change and Health The World Health Organization leads and champions global efforts to achieve better health for all.
NASA Climate ChangeUnderstanding our planet to benefit humankind.
Energy DepartmentThe mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.
Learn About Sustainability Sustainability is based on a simple principle: Everything that we need for our survival and well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural
Alternative Fuels and Advanced VehiclesUsing alternative fuels including electricity and advanced vehicles instead of conventional fuels and vehicles helps the United States conserve fuel and lower vehicle emissions.