Set a Good Example Day

When we observe kindness in others, we are often inspired to offer kindness ourselves. Someone set a good example for us to follow, and we must continue those good examples for others in our lives. National Set A Good Example Day on February 26th encourages us to set a good example that inspires others. (adsbygoogle

World Spay Day

World Spay Day annually aims to decrease stray pet populations by increasing awareness of the importance of spaying and neutering programs. Around the world, a variety of effective programs reduce stray populations. These programs target both strays in neighborhoods and in shelters. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #WorldSpayDay Through education, spay and neuter programs in

National Tooth Fairy Day

February 28th, National Tooth Fairy Day, encourages us to take a look back on the history of one of dental care’s little helpers. It’s one way our children develop good dental hygiene. #NationalToothFairyDay Like some of the fantastic creations who oversee children, the tooth fairy is a relative newcomer to the world of childhood fantasies.

National Employee Appreciation Day

National Employee Appreciation Day on the first Friday in March each year focuses attention on employees in all industries. Employers across the country in business and organizations plan employee recognition and celebrations. Employee achievement and contributions are honored. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Employees are one of a company’s greatest assets. Recognition and appreciation are

Dress in Blue Day

In an effort to knock out one of the top cancers causing death, National Dress in Blue Day on the first Friday in March encourages everyone to learn about the causes of colon cancer and raise awareness by wearing blue. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #DressInBlueDay Much like the pink ribbon represents those lost to

Peanut Butter Lovers Day

March 1st was made for National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day. Ah, peanut butter. One day is not enough to recognize peanut butter. The goober has been paired, blended, and added with many tasty results! #PeanutButterLoversDay The creamy, nutty goodness known as peanut butter is so amazingly delicious that when we pair it with creamy and

National Read Across America Day

Each year, National Read Across America Day is celebrated on March 2nd, the birthday of Dr. Seuss. The annual event is part of Read Across America, an initiative on reading created by the National Education Association. Since the event is designed to encourage reading in children and is fostered through the schools, when March 2nd

Event Series National Play Outside Day

National Play Outside Day

If it’s the first Saturday of the month, it’s National Play Outside Day. So, no matter what month it is, everyone put down their electronic devices and get outside! #PlayOutsideDay All year long, we are given numerous opportunities to get outside and play. But sometimes, life, responsibilities, and distractions keep us from spending time in

National Hug a G.I. Day

As the only day on the calendar that is mnemonically a military command, March 4th recognizes National Hug a G.I. Day. Gather around your servicemen and women to give them a hug. It’s simply a way to show your support. With either a pat on the back or a hearty handshake, be sure to give

National Sons Day

Every year on March 4th, National Sons Day honors the sons of the world and those who raise them. The day also takes a look at a son’s role and his relationship with those around him. Around the world, slightly more sons are born than daughters. Both bring joy to families, though. Our rambunctious sons

International Womens Day

International Women’s Day on March 8th each year celebrates the social, economic, and political achievements of women around the world. The day also brings international awareness to gender parity. According to the World Economic Forum, global gender equality is estimated to be achieved by 2133. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #InternationalWomensDay Gender equality is equal

National Funeral Director and Mortician Recognition Day

National Funeral Director and Mortician Recognition Day on March 11th reminds us to thank the professionals who consider every need during the most challenging time in our lives. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #FuneralDirectorMorticianRecognition Funeral directors and morticians dedicate their lives to helping us celebrate our loved ones. They bring together the memories and achievements

National Johnny Appleseed Day

March 11th – On National Johnny Appleseed Day, we remember a man who made apple (and pear) trees bloom across the nation. The day celebrates a kindly legend who lived by sage teachings and labored to bring the shade of fruit trees across much of the United States. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalJohnnyAppleseedDay John

National Promposal Day

On March 11th, National Promposal Day prompts the ultimate question each year. “Will you go to prom with me?” It’s the day for high school students across North America to craft their unique invitation to the event of the year. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalPromposalDay Prom takes a lot of planning. That includes finding

National K9 Veterans Day

March 13th recognizes National K9 Veterans Day and the dedicated K9 units who’ve served since World War II. STN Inspirational Quotes To Keep You Inspired in 2023 #NationalK9VeteransDay A lot of things changed after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941. We rationed oil, leather, and rubber. The military draft men into service. Women rolled

Good Samaritan Day

National Good Samaritan Day on March 13th recognizes the unselfish actions of those who provide help when needed. The day is also known as Good Samaritan Involvement Day and celebrates kindness in all its forms. #GoodSamaritanDay The term “good Samaritan” comes from the Bible parable where a Samaritan helped a stranger who had been robbed

National Panda Day

On March 16, National Panda Day draws attention to one of the world’s unique bears. Pandas are also one of the world’s most endangered and adored animals. Conservationists and animal lovers alike spread the word about the increasing efforts of the international community dedicated to protecting and restoring habitats. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalPandaDay

March 16th recognizes National Freedom of Information Day annually during Sunshine Week. It also commemorates the birthday of President James Madison. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #FreedomOfInformationDay Madison earned the name the Father of the Constitution and was the foremost advocate for openness in government. Additionally, historians hail Madison as instrumental in drafting the United

National Quilting Day

Snuggle up every National Quilting Day on the third Saturday in March. Around the country, special quilting shows, classes, open museums and much more celebrate the day. It also appreciates and recognizes quilt makers, along with all of their long labor, love, and skill that goes into the making of each quilt. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle

St. Patrick Day

St. Patrick’s Day kicks off a worldwide celebration also known as the Feast of St. Patrick. On March 17th, many will wear green in honor of the Irish and decorate with shamrocks. According to lore, the wearing of the green tradition dates back to a story written about St. Patrick in 1726. St. Patrick (c.

National Awkward Moments Day

On March 18th, we recognize National Awkward Moments Day. This is an annual day that every person can relate to. We have all had our awkward moments from time to time. They are a part of life; they just happen. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #AwkwardMomentsDay Awkwardness or embarrassment is defined as an emotional state

National Supreme Sacrifice Day

On March 18th, National Supreme Sacrifice Day honors those who have made tremendous sacrifices for the sake and the good of others as well as those who sacrifice their lives every day for us. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #SupremeSacrificeDay We may most readily call to mind the men and women in uniform who have

National Let’s Laugh Day

Each year, National Let’s Laugh Day on March 19th reminds us to add a little humor to our day. It’s never good to be serious all the time and letting the laughter bubble up from time to time is good for all of us! #LetsLaughDay We have all heard the saying, “Laughter is the best

World Social Work Day

World Social Work Day on the third Tuesday in March recognizes the hard work and dedication of social workers. A global organization of social workers comes together for social justice, human rights, and social development all through the promotion of best practices in social work. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #WSWD Social workers serve many

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st gives people with Down Syndrome and their advocates a voice and an opportunity to be heard. It’s a day where we assemble and organize activities to promote public awareness for the genetic disorder. The goal is to educate others on the importance of supporting our friends and family

National Common Courtesy Day

National Common Courtesy Day on March 21st serves as a reminder of the behavior that keeps society from melting into a sea of madness. In addition, the day brings awareness to how crucial common courtesy is in our lives and provides examples to help us improve. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #CommonCourtesyDay In the Merriam-Webster dictionary, courtesy is described

National Goof Off Day

National Goof Off Day on March 22nd each year gives everyone the opportunity to have a little extra fun. The day is also known as International Goof Off Day. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalGoofOffDay It is a day to relax, enjoy and goof off. Do something fun and leave the work until tomorrow. Everybody

National Puppy Day

Observed each year on March 23rd, National Puppy Day celebrates the unconditional love and affection puppies bring to our lives. Their cuddles and wiggles make us smile and without a doubt, there are squeals of delight when there are puppies around! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalPuppyDay The day also brings awareness to the need

National Cocktail Day

Celebrate all your favorite cocktails on March 24th. National Cocktail Day ushers in all the best ways to savor a beverage at the end of a long workday. Whether you like a fruity drink, blended or on the rocks, this day is for you. Mocktail, virgin, or the real thing, celebrate the lemon, lime, bitters,

National Medal of Honor Day

National Medal of Honor Day on March 25th recognizes all Medal of Honor recipients. The Medal of Honor is the highest military award for valor in the United States and was created in 1861. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #MedalOfHonorDay On March 25, 1863, Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton presented the first Medals of Honor

Manatee Appreciations Day

Manatee Appreciation Day on the Last Wednesday in March focuses the world’s attention on an herbivore with no known natural enemy. Also known as the sea cow, manatees are a vulnerable species due to their contact with humans. Boating and pollution, as well as other external forces, threaten the manatee. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

National Little Red Wagon Day

On the last Wednesday in March, National Little Red Wagon Day celebrates the memories in the making and the ones already made. One iconic toy wields the power of imagination for adults and children alike as it brings us together to explore, laugh and play. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #LittleRedWagonDay For nearly 100 years,

National Vietnam Veterans Day

National Vietnam War Veterans Day on March 29 honors the men and women who served and sacrificed during the longest conflict in United States history. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #VietnamWarVeteransDay On March 29, 1973, combat and combat support units withdrew from South Vietnam. Generations later, Veterans of this time period are gaining the respect that

National Mom and Pop Business Owners

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day honors all small business owners each year on March 29th. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #MomAndPopBusinessOwnersDay Small businesses are a vital part of the United States economy, and the critical role they play is sometimes overlooked. Consumers can show them their much-deserved appreciation by shopping locally and at

Good Friday

The Friday before Easter commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ in the Christian Faith and is called Good Friday. STN Inspirational Quotes To Keep You Inspired in 2023 #GoodFriday Christians around the world recall the biblical story of Jesus’s crucifixion on this day. The day goes by other names as well, such as Holy Friday,

National Virtual Vacation Day

When March 30th arrives, so does National Virtual Vacation Day, reminding us all to relax, recharge, and rejuvenate no matter where we are. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #VirtualVacationDay Vacations restore our minds, bodies, and souls. For example, studies show that taking a vacation lowers the risk of heart disease. They also help hone our

National Doctor Day

On March 30th each year, National Doctors Day honors the professionals for their dedication and contributions to society and the community. Their dedication puts the patient first time and again. On National Doctors Day, we say “thank you” to our physicians for all that they do for us and our loved ones. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle

Easter

Easter is observed on the first Sunday following the full moon after the vernal equinox. Considered Christianity’s most important holy day, it celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Depending on which calendar a church follows, some will celebrate the holiday earlier than others. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #Easter Leading up to Easter Sunday is

National Crayon Day

Each year, on March 31st children and adults alike, pick up their favorite colors for National Crayon Day. Opening up a box of crayons opens up a world of imagination and hours of fun. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalCrayonDay Wax and chalk-based crayons have been used by artists around the world for centuries. Edwin

April Fools Day

April Fools’ Day on April 1st has long been a day when practical jokes and tricks are played on the unaware. It’s a time when children convince their parents they’ve broken a bone. Parents get in on the planning, too. Classic April Fools’ jokes include caramel covered onions or fake doggy doo-doo in inconvenient places.

World Autism Awareness Day

World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD), on April 2nd each year shines a bright light on a growing global health crisis. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #WorldAutismAwarenessDay or #WAAD According to the National Autism Association, Autism affects 1 in 59 children. The bio-neurological developmental disability usually presents itself by the age of three, and it is

National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

On April 2nd each year, National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day celebrates a classic food favorite. The average American will have eaten over 2000 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches by the time they graduate from high school. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #PeanutButterAndJellyDay Peanut butter was considered a delicacy in the early 1900s and was

National Education and Sharing Day

National Education and Sharing Day is observed annually on the 11th day of the month of Nisan on the Jewish calendar – or 4 days before Passover begins. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #EducationAndSharingDay In his 2009 proclamation on Education and Sharing Day, President Barack Obama wrote: “Few have better understood or more successfully promoted these

World Party Day

World Party Day on April 3rd encourages a coordinated effort of joyful human celebration around the globe. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #WorldPartyDay The world gathers to celebrate for many reasons. Forming a party often includes food, beverages, music, games, and other festivities. Hosts often create a theme or the theme generates the party. Several

National Final Rainbow Day

Each year on April 3rd, National Find a Rainbow Day challenges us to look to the sky and find a colorful ray of hope cast across it. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #FindARainbowDay There are people that see rainbows as an artistic masterpiece in the sky, to others it is a sign of hope and to

National Walking Day

The first Wednesday in April is National Walking Day and it encourages Americans of all ages to get out and stretch their legs and get their hearts pumping. The American Heart Association sponsors this day to remind people about the health benefits of taking a walk. Wear your sneakers (or take them with you) to

National Hug a Newsperson Day

National Hug a Newsperson Day (formerly National Hug a Newsman Day) on April 4th encourages appreciation for the people reporting the news. Writing, Photography paves Kinsman Woman’s road to Success #HugANewspersonDay The Merriam-Webster dictionary tells us that the word “newsman” dates back to 1596. They have been working hard for many years to bring us