National Poetry Month4/1-4/30/22 (Celebrate poetry National Poetry Month | Academy of American Poets; Find poems and poets, or sign up for Poem-a-day, Poem-a-Day | Academy of American Poets)


National Library Week4/3-4/9/22 (Find and visit your local library, sign up for a library card, and borrow a book Location Finder | The New York Public Library (, Public Libraries in the United States (, Libraries and Archives | USAGov, State Public Libraries)


(International) World Book and Copyright DaySaturday, 4/23/22 (Learn about: Unesco: World Book and Copyright Day (;  Read a book: Book Reviews, Bestselling Books & Publishing Business News | Publishers Weekly; Learn about book printing,, or read about the US Copyright Office: Overview of the Copyright Office | U.S. Copyright Office); Read how other countries acknowledge this day: UK- World Book Day 2022 Announcements – World Book Day; South Africa- World Book and Copyright Day 2022 | South African Government (


Independent Bookstore DaySaturday, 4/30/22 (Visit and shop your local independent bookstore Independent Bookstores in New York City – Best Community Bookstores in NYC (, List of independent bookstores in the United States – Wikipedia, )