Park Library loves #uncfree!

Park Library loves #uncfree!

We’ll be observing First Amendment Day and Banned Books Week with story time, a contest, and two book displays.

Join us for Banned (Picture) Book Story Time and cookies on September 26th from 1:45 to 2:15. We’ll be reading The Lorax, And Tango Makes Three, and Where the Wild Things Are.

Sara loves The Lorax

Help us celebrate by posting a #shelfie of yourself with your favorite banned book to social media by October 1st. Tag it #ParkLibReadsBannedBooks and then stop by the library to win a #BannedBooksWeek button or sticker.

Need help picking a favorite? Check out the American Library Association’s list of the Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books: 2000-2009 and this BuzzFeed list of 33 Must-Read Books to Celebrate Banned Books Week.

Left all your banned books at home? We’ve got you covered! The Park Library will have a selection of banned children’s books on display starting September 26th.

banned book buttons

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