Important Upcoming Dates in 2018 Relating to Books and Literacy

I have been surfing the Internet and came across some upcoming dates that might interest bibliophiles and writers.  These are international holidays celebrating books, literacy, or book-related topics that will of interest.  Mark these on your calendar.  I will be giving away books on each in commemoration/celebration of the event, though which books is yet to be determined.  I have also noted one that is already past, so that you can be ready for it in 2019 as well as for the others.

International Mother Language Day:  February 21, 2018

World Poetry Day:  March 21, 2018

International Children’s Book Day:  April 2, 2018

International Special Librarian’s Day:  April 17, 2018

International Innovation and Creativity Day:  April 21, 2018

World Book Day:  April 23, 2018

World Press Freedom Day:  May 3, 2018

Universal and International Infinity Day (celebrates philosophy):  August 8, 2018

International Literacy Day:  September 8, 2018

World Teacher’s Day:  October 5, 2018

International Internet Day:  October 29, 2018

World Television Day:  November 21, 2018

Author: S.P. Staff

Slattery Publishing Staff.

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