Libraries, Literature & Learning

A collection about writers, their books, and more. It's all about literature and learning! Visit your school library to learn even more!

International Literacy Day (September 8)

TeenTober (October) 

Picture Book Month (November) 

World Storytelling Day (March 20)

World Poetry Day (March 21)

School Library Month (April) 

National Library Week (April) 

National Poetry Month (April) 

Children's Day/Book Day - El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Día) April 30

National Children's Book Week (May) 

Book Lovers Day (August 9)

* Find a list of events on the ALA (American Library Association) website

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P is for Palmetto | Storytime with SCETV
P is for Palmetto | Storytime with SCETV

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P is for Palmetto: A South Carolina Alphabet By: Carol Crane | Illustrations By: Mary Whyte Read by: Molly Spearman, SC Superintendent of Education P is for Palmetto is a collection of evocative pages...
No Fear for Freedom | Storytime with SCETV
No Fear for Freedom | Storytime with SCETV

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No Fear for Freedom: The Story of the Friendship 9 By: Kimberly P Johnson Illustrations By: Vanessa J. Thompson Read by: Dr. Rosalyn Clark Artis, President of Benedict College Many of the icons of the...
Flash and Fancy |  Storytime with SCETV
Flash and Fancy | Storytime with SCETV

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Flash and Fancy: An Otter Adventure on the Waccamaw River By: Tom Doran and Christine Thomas Doran Illustrator: Nancy Van Buren Read by: Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large A tale of rescue...
All Around Town | Storytime with SCETV
All Around Town | Storytime with SCETV

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All Around Town: The Photographs of Richard Samuels Roberts By: Dinah Johnson Publisher: Henry Holt & Co. Read by: Dinah Johnson This special picture book offers a window into the African American...
Lizzy Rockwell - Career Goals | Read Eat Grow
Lizzy Rockwell - Career Goals | Read Eat Grow

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Knowitall had the opportunity to talk with Lizzy Rockwell when she visited for the Read Eat Grow, a SC State Library event. We talked about her parent's influence on her career path. Anne Rockwell was...
2019 Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest
2019 Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest

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Young poets read their winning entries and met former U.S. Poet Laureate, Juan Felipe Herrera, at the 2019 Young Minds Dreaming Contest held for the third year in a row at the South Carolina State...