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National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, a time we celebrate the art of poetry as well as the many poets who continue to inspire us with their work. This year marks the 25th anniversary of this annual celebration and there are many ways you can recognize

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National Library Week

Every year since 1958, the National Library Association (ALA) has sponsored National Library Week where we acknowledge and celebrate everything libraries and librarians do for us. From providing free rentable books to offering educational resources, libraries have remained an essential part of communities for many

Books for Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, a time when we celebrate and honor the efforts of women in the past and present who have made strides towards gender equality and influence younger generations of girls. To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’ve put together a list of

Black History Month

February is Black History Month – a time when we celebrate and pay tribute to the contributions, achievements, and history of African Americans. During this month, we also recognize the ongoing struggle for racial justice and honor the many African Americans who have and continue