Library Dates of Interest

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November

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo); National Life Writing Month; Picture Book Month; National Family Literacy Month

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First Saturday of November: Book Lovers Day

National Authors Day; National Family Literacy Day – November 1

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U.S. General Election Day – November 2

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National Nonfiction Day – November 6

“Bram” Stoker Birthday (1847) – November 8

World Freedom Day, World Adoption Day, Young Readers Day, Go to an Art Museum Day – November 9

Neil Gaiman Birthday (1960), U.S. Marine Corps Birthday, Sesame Street Day – November 10

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Remembrance Day, Veterans Day – November 11

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National Chicken Soup for the Soul Day; Neal Shusterman Birthday (1962) – November 12

Robert Louis Stevenson Birthday (1850) – November 13

Third Full Week: National Young Readers Week; National Book Award Week

I Love to Write Day, National Philanthropy Day, America Recycles Day– November 15

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World Peace Day, National Take a Hike Day – November 17

High Five a Librarian Day – November 18

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World Nursery Rhyme Week – November 15 – 19

Thanksgiving – November 25

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Native American Heritage Day – November 26