Banned Booooks: There's Nothing Scarier

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.

This reading challenge invites patrons to spend time reading banned books (themed prizes included).

Haunted Library

skull wedged between two books on dark glowy background

Turn the library into a haunted Halloween extravaganza with stations for games and spooky stories.

Virtual Scary Stories


Aram Public Library kicked off a spooky story time for tweens and teens during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pumpkin Carving & Seed Saving Extravaganza

Child picking out a pumpkin

A western Massachusetts library had 200 people attend this family-friendly and eco-friendly fall event.

Painted Pumpkin Party

Good gourd, pumpkins aren't just for Halloween! We've found a low-budget, family-friendly activity for everyone to enjoy.