NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK
From Programming Librarian: "National Library Week 2019 takes place April 7 to 13. If this is news to you — or if you, like many of us, are an epic procrastinator — breathe easy. There are plenty of quick, simple ways your library can celebrate..."
NATIONAL POETRY MONTH
Teen Services Underground has four programming ideas for National Poetry Month - check it out!
IMPROV YOUR STORYTIME
From the ALSC blog: "A few years ago, I presented at ALA Annual about how story time could be improved with improv techniques. To me, improv and story time naturally go hand in hand. They both rely on flexibility, spontaneity, and giving and receiving. While I haven’t been practicing improv as much anymore, I have really hit a sweet spot in my story times, and I think it is the improv coming out..."
FOR YOUR RADAR: PICTURE BOOKS
Jbrary is back with another list of recommended picture books of 2019 - this time, the focus is on Magical and Mythical Creatures. Enjoy!