Tag: #Literacy

FREE eBook for National Young Readers Week

The second full week of November is National Young Readers Week. This year, it will be celebrated from Nov 9th until Nov 13th, 2020. This is an observance founded by Pizza Hut and the Library of Congress in 1985. It is meant to help encourage reading in our youth. Literacy is of particular importance to…

SEPTEMBER: National Library Card Sign-Up Month

“September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step toward academic achievement and lifelong learning.” – WVLS (Quote by Jamie Matczak | Aug 19, 2019) In this crazy world of ours,…

Happy International Literacy Day

On September 8th, we globally recognize Internal Literacy Day. This is meant to promote literacy in order to improve conditions for the not only the individual and their community, but for society as a whole. So, let’s get our reading on and share our passion, Book Lovers. Read with your kids and enjoy some family…

National Read A Book Day

LET’S CELEBRATE! Though we celebrate National Book Lovers Day on August 9th, we observe National Read A Book Day on September 6th each year.  It is meant to not only encourage a love and enjoyment of literature, but also to bring awareness to the health benefits of reading. It has been proven that reading not only reduces stress, it…

Celebrate International Literacy Day!

 KNOWLEDGE IS POWER! If you want to learn more about the statistical history, you can find it HERE.This year’s THEME. The United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared September 8th International Literacy Day during their 14th session in 1966, though it was first celebrated in 1967.  The idea is to not only promote literacy…