Apply to host "StoryCorps @ Your Library" — ten pilot libraries will receive equipment, training, promotional materials and other resources to help develop community documentation projects using the popular StoryCorps interview model.
Three libraries in the Winnefox Library System are creating Program Activity Kits to share — do you have some you can develop & share too?
September is Civic Awareness Month, an opportunity for your library to promote civic engagement and cultivate an informed, involved citizenry that can work in partnership with your local government.
Get inspiration for "civic literacy" events you can do — consider these programs offered by other libraries:
Arin Wilken (Mondovi Public Library) posted on the WisPubLib discussion group, asking "Have any of you smaller libraries (population 5000 or less) had any success with a Bedtime Story Program? I was thinking of doing a weekly program during the summer where kids come in at 6:30 or 7:00 with their jammies on and a pillow and listen to stories and maybe have milk and cookies.