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Jewish American Heritage Month Website

The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Jewish Americans who helped form the fabric of American history, culture, and society. Explore resources with RHPL.

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Jewish American Heritage Month Website

Asian.Pacific.Heritage.Month.2021.Website

The Library of Congress, National Archives, National Endowment for the Humanities, and more join in paying tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success. Explore resources with RHPL.

Youth Reads

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month Website

 

Mental Health Awareness Website

Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. In May, RHPL joins the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. Libraries can help fight stigma, provide support options, and educate the public about mental illness. Explore resources with RHPL.

Youth Reads

RHPL Reads for Everyone

National Alliance On Mental Illness

Youth.gov Resources

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April is Arab American Heritage Month. Explore reads & resources for youth, teens, and adults with RHPL. These lists have been professionally curated by RHPL librarians.

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Womens.History.Month.2021.Website

March is Women's History Month. Explore reads & resources for youth, teens, and adults with RHPL These lists have been professionally curated by RHPL librarians.

RHPL: Youth Recommended Reading
RHPL: Adult Services Catalog Resources

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The lists below include print books, eBooks, podcasts, websites, and more.
These lists have been professionally curated by RHPL librarians for Black History Month 2022.

Youth Resources for Black History Month
Youth Resources Biography for Black History Month
Adult References for Black History Month
RHPL TItles in the Catalog

MLKDayofService.2022 Website

January 17 is the MLK Day of Service, a federal holiday dedicated to the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. RHPL has curated lists of reads and resources for you and your family to review online. These resources include books and online links for more information.

Youth Reads & Resources
Adult & Teen Reads & Resources
Youth Room Mural Project: January 17, 2022

VeteransDay2021 Website

Veterans Day is November 11. Explore RHPL's reads & resources to learn more. Photo: Veterans Tribute of Oakland Township.

Youth Reads

Adult/Teen Resources

Juneteenth.2021.Web

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. It is celebrated on June 19. Explore reads & resources with RHPL.

Reading Lists

Books for Youth
Adult Reading List

Websites

juneteenth.com

National Museum of African American History & Culture

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Indigenous Peoples' Day is October 11, Explore reads & resources with RHPL:

Youth Resources
Adult Resources
Teen Resources

International.Day.Peace.2021.Web


Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on September 21, The UN General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, through observing 24 hours of non-violence and cease-fire. Explore reads & resources with RHPL:

Youth Resources
Outreach Resources
UN Website

Hispanic.Heritage.Month.2021.Web

 

Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15-October 15. Explore reads & resources with RHPL:

Youth Resources
Teen Resources
Outreach Resources

Pride.Month.2021.Website

 

June is Pride Month. To learn more, click on the links below for reads & resources for youth and adults. 

Be an Ally: Youth Reading List
Celebrate Pride: Youth Reading List

Adult Reading & Resources List