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!
||2||Hans Christian Andersen’s Birthday (1805)|
|4||National School Librarian Day|
|Maya Angelou’s Birthday (1928)|
|5||Carrie (Stephen King) published in 1974|
|10||Encourage a Young Writer Day|
|The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald) published in 1925|
|12||National Grilled Cheese Day|
|Beverly Cleary’s Birthday (1916)|
|National Library Workers Day|
|15||Rubber Eraser Day|
|21||Charlotte Bronte’s Birthday (1816)|
|Barbara Park’s Birthday (1947)|
|26||William Shakespeare’s Birthday [estimated] (1564)|
|27||Tell a Story Day|
|28||Harper Lee’s Birthday (1926)|
|Great Poetry Reading 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.