Decoda Literacy Calendar

International Short Story Month

"May is the month for a special focus on the short story: why we love it and why everyone should be reading them. April has had poetry (since 1996), so ...

Pride season

2SLGBTQI+ communities and allies come together to spotlight the resilience, celebrate the talent, and recognize the contributions of 2SLGBTQI+ communities.

World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day is an international day designated by the United Nations to honour refugees around the globe.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of Indigenous peoples.

Canadian Multiculturalism Day

Canadian Multiculturalism Day honours the many cultural communities that help build a strong and vibrant Canadian society.

International Youth Day

International Youth Day brings youth issues to the attention of the international community and celebrates the potential of youth as partners in today’s global society.

Raise-a-Reader Week

The Postmedia Raise-a-Reader campaign exists to empower today’s children and families with tools to improve their reading skills.