Not Today, Santa

Are you swearing off holiday programs at your library? Here are a few winter program ideas to try instead.

National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month celebrates poems and poets, with annual events taking place nationwide in April.

Heritage Makers


Chicago Public Library found a way to celebrate artisans throughout history using the 21st-century technology in their makerspace. 

The Gift of Reading

A birthday book donation program can be a gift to the whole library community.  

Yoga for Heart Ache

We often celebrate happy times at libraries. What about acknowledging the messier aspects of being human?

Everything Jersey 2016


A yearlong celebration of the Garden State takes on baseball heroes, visionary women, endangered species and much more.