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Check out this list of monthly events and celebrations to help with your program planning.

A group of kids outdoors standing around a plant
A group of kids outdoors standing around a plant

A Free Library of Philadelphia branch hosts a kids' gardening program as part of the system's Community-Centered Libraries initiative.

Logo for the Library of Congress By the People transcribing project
Logo for the Library of Congress By the People transcribing project
in Program Models

D.C. Public brought people together to transcribe Library of Congress archival materials, and so can you.

Adult/teen librarian Claire Hand
Adult/teen librarian Claire Hand

A Free Library of Philadelphia librarian shares how community engagement training helped her learn to ignite lasting partner relationships.

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Group of bicyclists in front of building
Blog by Noah Lenstra

Move a little, learn a little. Libraries are embracing programs that combine biking and local history. 

Bikers during the ride
Bikers during the ride
in Program Models

Chicago's Newberry Library led an eight-stop bike tour that chronicled the riots on their 100th anniversary.

An illustration of the Denver skyline with the words "Our Denver" under it
An illustration of the Denver skyline with the words "Our Denver" under it
in News

Erika R. Martinez shares how her library learned about, and worked to overcome, customers' feelings of disconnect in a fast-changing city.

Nine people sitting in a circle and talking
Nine people sitting in a circle and talking

Community Conversations have stretched Mid-Manhattan Library staff to build community-mapping, partnership-building and facilitation skills.