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State of the Environment

7/01/13 - 10/03/2013

Main Library

Skylight Gallery Exhibit Area - 6th Floor

100 Larkin St.

Almost 40 years ago, EPA's Documerica project captured thousands of compelling images of environmental problems and the state of American life. Documerica (1971-1977) was an unprecedented, EPA photo-documentary project, with nearly 100 of the country’s top photojournalists tasked to document environmental issues and everyday life in areas of their choice.

 State of the Environment is collecting current photographs (2011 – 2013) of our way of life and environment worldwide. Following 2013, this will become an annual weeklong event to document environmental progress and change.  Today, State of the Environment is a global opportunity for anyone to freely share their view of the changes in our way of life and environment.

Upcoming Events

Black Comix Arts Festival
Monday, January 16, 2017, 10:00 am
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts ,
Lava Mae Free Mobile Showers
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 8:30 am
Main Library, Fulton Street Steps
Swing Into Stories
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 9:30 am
Cayuga Playground,

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Upcoming Classes

Brain Fitness
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 10:00 am
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Book a Librarian in Russian
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 10:30 am
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.
*CANCELED*- Book Makers 101
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 12:00 pm
Ortega, Ortega Meeting Room

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Current Exhibits

Portola Art Exhibit
Through Thursday, February 2, 2017
Portola, Portola General Floor Area
De'VIA
Through Thursday, February 2, 2017
Main Library, Deaf Services Center
The Beauty of Precious Moments
Through Thursday, February 16, 2017
Main Library, Chinese Center

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