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Month-long observances

  • May is International Short Story, Creative Beginnings (more), Share-a-story (more), Get Caught Reading and Latino Books Month.
  • Week-long observances

  • World Stationery Week is April 29 – May 5.
  • National Postcard Week is May 5 – 11.
  • Canadian Children’s Book Week is May 4 – 11. (America’s is April 29 – May 5.)
  • Reading is Fun Week (more) is May 12 – 18.
  • Day-long observances

  • Mother Goose Day (more) is May 1.
  • World Press Freedom Day is May 3.
  • International Scrapbooking and Free Comic Book Day is May 4.
  • Cartoonists Day is May 5.
  • Limerick Day (Edward Lear 1812) is May 12.
  • Alberta Book Day is May 15.
  • Drawing (also June 2) and Biographer’s (more) Day is May 16.
  • Morse Code Day is May 24 (also April 27).
  • National Creativity Day is May 30.
  • Latest update: 2019

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