Celebrate National Library Week 2024 with Virtual Spirit Week: Ready, Set, Library!

It's that time of the year again—National Library Week (April 8-13) is just around the corner, and we're gearing up for a week of exciting activities at the Baxter County Library. This year's theme, "Ready, Set, Library!", embodies the essence of what libraries stand for in our ever-connected world.

Join the Fun: Share, Snap, and Win with Virtual Spirit Week!

Get ready to dive into a week full of engaging activities, all while celebrating the vital role of libraries in our communities. Share a snapshot each day on Facebook, mentioning @baxtercountylib or on Instagram by tagging @baxtercountylib. From Mindful Monday to Shelfie Saturday, there's something for everyone. And the best part? You could win a fabulous book-themed t-shirt! Here's how you can participate:

  • Mindful Monday (April 8): Embrace relaxation with yoga, meditation, coloring, or a refreshing nature walk. Show us what you do to relax!

  • Take A Photo Tuesday (April 9): Share a selfie with your Baxter County Library card or, even better, drop by the Library to snap a photo with our friendly staff!

  • What's Good Wednesday (April 10): Share what you're currently reading, watching, or listening to. Spread the love for your favorite media!

  • Throwback Thursday (April 11): Take a trip down memory lane and share your all-time favorite childhood book. Nostalgia guaranteed!

  • Book Face Friday (April 12): Have some fun by posing behind a book to create a hilarious or creative book-face photo. We can't wait to see your inventive shots!

  • Shelfie Saturday (April 13): Showcase your collection! Whether it's books, DVDs, CDs, movies, or even plants—let's see what treasures grace your shelves.

Participate in all six daily activities and mention the Library each day for a chance to win a "No Shelf-Control" book-themed t-shirt (size XL). For those without social media accounts, swing by the Circulation Desk to showcase your spirit. The winner of the grand prize will be announced online on April 15, 2024.

National Library Week Theme: "Ready, Set, Library!"

The theme for National Library Week 2024 resonates with the fast-paced world we live in, reminding us that libraries are the go-to destination for something extraordinary. They provide a space to connect, learn, and focus on what truly matters.

Connect with Your Library Community

Discover your crew during National Library Week by attending author talks, workshops, and book clubs. No matter where you are on life's journey—preparing for a new career, launching a business, or raising a family—your library is here for you, offering an inclusive and supportive community where everyone belongs.

So, get ready to explore, be inspired, and connect with your library during National Library Week. As you embark on the journey, remember, libraries are there for you every step of the way, all the way to the finish line. Mark your calendars, and let's celebrate the magic of libraries together!

Published by on January 29, 2024
Last Modified July 21, 2024
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