Each month we’ll bring you a compiled list of fun national holidays, birthdays of authors, and publication dates of favorite books. You can use these for your own personal use or for some library inspiration!
1 Jan Brett’s birthday (1949)
1 Rosa Parks Day
6 Hanukkah begins
7 Hour of Code December 7-13
8 Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day
10 Dewey Decimal System Day
13 National Cocoa Day
14 Hanukkah ends
15 Bill of Rights Day
16 Jane Austen’s birthday (1775)
17 National Maple Syrup Day
21 Crossword Puzzle Day
22 First day of winter
22 The Cat in the Hat (Dr. Seuss) published in 1957
23 Avi’s birthday (1937)
24 Stephanie Meyer’s birthday (1973)
25 Christmas day
26 Kwanzaa begins
28 Card Playing Day
Did we miss anything? Let us know if we did!
For our calendar of library events, including conferences and library days, check out our Events/Initiatives page.
And for more Notable Dates for Your Noggin, check out our Notable Dates page.
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