Literacy dates

Reminders of some forthcoming dates for events that your school or library may be hosting. If you are participating in any event, please share with us.

Roald Dahl Day is being held as usual on his birthday, 13th September.

Voting for the SLA Information Book Award closes 18th September.

European Day of Languages is 26th September.

National Poetry Day is being held on October 2nd, with a theme of Remember. Poems are invited to be shared via Twitter and Facebook.

National Tell-a-Story Day will be October 27th (TBC) in the middle of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival.

Book Week Scotland is being held this year from 24th-30th November, with the theme of Home (see Taylor High School’s article here).

Finally, applications for Live Lit events between 1 January and 30 April 2015 are currently open. Deadline for applications is September 30th.

Please remember the Three Ring Circus Diary  lists many annual events.

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