Children’s Activity Calendar: April 2019

It’s not an April Fools’ joke—April is an exciting month for children’s programming at your library! Not only is it National Poetry Month, National Humor Month, and Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month, but April is also loaded with unique holidays like Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, Read a Road Map Day, Pet Day, and much more. Matthew Winner shares exciting activities, book suggestions, craft projects, and more to keep kids laughing and learning all month long!

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Children's Activity Calendar: April 2019


Matthew Winner

Matthew Winner

Library Media Specialist and Host of The Children’s Book Podcast
Matthew Winner is an elementary school librarian in Howard County, Maryland. He is the host of The Children's Book Podcast (formerly All The Wonders), a weekly podcast featuring insightful and sincere interviews with authors, illustrators and everyone involved in taking a book from drawing board to bookshelf. He is the author of Asha Went Walking, a webcomic for young readers illustrated by Lorian Tu-Dean, about a girl, her arctic fox companion and her magic bag. In 2013, Matthew was named a Library Journal Mover & Shaker and was invited to the White House as part of the Champions of Change program. Visit Matthew online at or on Twitter at @MatthewWinner.