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NATIONAL FAMILY LITERACY DAY – November 1

National Family Literacy Day November 1.  Photo Credit:  http://outstandingplumber.com/blog/

National Family Literacy Day November 1. Photo Credit: http://outstandingplumber.com/blog/

NATIONAL FAMILY LITERACY DAY

National Family Literacy Day is observed each year on November 1.

Celebrated across America. This day focuses on special activities and events that showcase the importance of family literacy programs.

First held in 1994, National Literacy Day is a kickoff of National Literacy Month.

During the month of November, there are many events which are held at schools, libraries and other literacy organizations.

HISTORY

Within our research, we were unable to find the creator and origin of National Family Literacy Day, an “unofficial” national holiday.

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