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

Photograph of a statue of Poseidon against a blue sky.
Photograph of a statue of Poseidon against a blue sky.
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Based on the popular book series, party like a Greek God with a costume contest, themed snacks and more.

Photograph of a child re-shelving books on a ladder.
Photograph of a child re-shelving books on a ladder.
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This program selects a Kid Librarian to create a themed display with chapter books of their choosing. 

Banned Books for All. NYPL Logo, United Against Book Bans logo, ALA Logo. #UnitedAgainstBookBans
Banned Books for All. NYPL Logo, United Against Book Bans logo, ALA Logo. #UnitedAgainstBookBans
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The “Books for All” campaign enables people all over the country to participate, including library systems.

Illustration of a stack of banned books with spines showing. There are two jack o'lanterns and a black cat resting on the book stack.
Illustration of a stack of banned books with spines showing. There are two jack o'lanterns and a black cat resting on the book stack.
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This reading challenge invites patrons to spend time reading banned books (themed prizes included).

Photograph of a poem painted on the sidewalk. Pottsboro Library Poet - 2023.
Photograph of a poem painted on the sidewalk. Pottsboro Library Poet - 2023.
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Winners of this poetry contest get their poems painted onto local sidewalks. 

Text reads: 5 Creative Ways to Build a Great Stories Club. Photos show people reading together, a person reading with a dog and a photograph of a group of people reading together as seen from above.
Text reads: 5 Creative Ways to Build a Great Stories Club. Photos show people reading together, a person reading with a dog and a photograph of a group of people reading together as seen from above.
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Need some ideas for a creative teen program? Here are five unique ways to use the Great Stories Club.

Various covers of true crime books used in the book club.
Various covers of true crime books used in the book club.
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True Crime Book Club uses true crime non-fiction to explore social issues such as mental health, racism and substance abuse.