September 1, 2017 all-day
A month when the American Library Association and libraries across the country remind parents that a library card is the most important school supply of all. This observance was launched in 1987 to meet the challenge of then Secretary of Education William J. Bennett, who said, Lets have a national campaign… every child should obtain a library card and use it. Since then, thousands of public and school libraries join each fall in a national effort to ensure every child does just that. Read more at http://www.ala.org/librarycardsignup.