Digital Stories Celebrating the history of Hayward and California.Marek Breiger, an English teacher at Moreau High School in Hayward, shares his poem Who We Are about the aftermath of the 1992 LA Riots.
This film highlights the Book to Action program at Hayward Public Library. Community members participate by reading a book, discussing it, and then participating in a related service project in the community.
This is a rough short clip from Hayward Public Library's upcoming documentary film.
Author Lian Gouw talks about growing up in Indonesia. She is of Chinese ancestry yet grew up under Dutch rule of Indonesia, so she spoke Dutch, and she attended Dutch schools. World War Two had a huge impact on her life and on the island nation. After the Japanese occupation of Indonesia, came the fight for Indonesian independence. Lian also discusses her writing of her novel; Only a Girl.
Christine Calabrese describes the summer she journeyed from New York where she grew up to the West coast and how that trip evolved into her life in California