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International Translation Day

International Translation Day is an international day celebrated every year on 30 September on the feast of St. Jerome, the Bible translator who is considered the patron saint of translators. The celebrations have been promoted by International Federation of Translators (FIT) ever since it was set up in 1953.

National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day is the annual mass celebration on the first Thursday of October that encourages everyone to make, experience and share poetry with family and friends. Each year people come together to celebrate voices, words and stories that help to bridge understanding in our communities. In 2022 it will be celebrated on October 6. […]

Book Week Scotland 2022

Book Week Scotland is an annual celebration of books and reading that takes place across the country. Now in its eleventh year, during Book Week people of all ages and walks of life come together to share the joy of reading. Together with Scottish Book Trust's curated programme, their partners deliver hundreds of unique, exciting […]