Children’s Activity Calendar: September 2017

Welcome autumn with a month full of books and activities that will keep students coming back to the library! Not only is September Library Card Sign-up Month and Children’s Good Manners Month, it also features a slew of unique holidays like Talk Like a Pirate Day, Cheeseburger Day and Mini Golf Day. So swing into the library and find a swashbucklin’ good book!

Download a printable 8.5″ x 11″ version of the calendar.

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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.