How to Be a Climate Optimist with Chris Turner

Feb 21, 2024
10:00 AM–1:00 PM

Join the Circuit Libraries for our next Circuit Sustainability Author Talk Series event featuring, Chris Turner.

Turner will be discussing his book “How to Be A Climate Optimist” which tells a story of a planet in peril and a global effort already beginning to save it. This is a book that moves past the despair and futile anger over ecological collapse and harnesses that passion toward the project of building a 21st century quality of life that surpasses the twentieth-century version in every way.

Registration is required.

Sustainability Resource Fair: 10 – 11 a.m.

Author Talk (with Q&A): 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Book Signing: 12 – 1 p.m.

Need disability-related modifications or accommodations? Information and program content can be made available in alternative formats upon request by emailing

Partners: This program is a collaboration of the Circuit Libraries: San Diego Public Library, San Diego County Library, UC San Diego, San Diego State University, University of San Diego Copley Library and Law Library, and California State University San Marcos.

Amanda Lorge