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

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Person riding on skateboard on road

Teen librarian Colleen Whittall shares how she takes her teens to the skate park — with nary a book in sight.

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A dark green background with light green text that reads "I Read Banned Books. Thank you for writing them." All letters are capitalized.
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Send a note of encouragement to the author of a banned book through ALA's Dear Banned Author campaign.

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Three young children browsing books on a table at an outdoor event.
Blog by Jenn Carson

Mingling different age groups enables kids to learn from one another in new ways, says librarian Jenn Carson.

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Cutting board with vegetables
Blog by Noah Lenstra

Partnering with your local Extension can bring endless programming possibilities to your library.  

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Hand holding a plant in foreground, with woman smiling in background
in Program Models

A D.C.-area library worked with their local Extension to offer environmental and agriculture programs.

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Man running outdoors
in Program Models

Gail Borden Public Library collaborated with local organizations and businesses to host 34 health programs in one month.

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Woman rolling up yoga mat
Blog by Noah Lenstra

A study finds that partnerships were key to San Jose Public Library's successful health programs.