Library Shelfie Day

The fourth Wednesday in January offers a unique opportunity for book lovers on Library Shelfie Day. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #LibraryShelfieDay Some collectors of books tend to arrange their collections so their spines can be admired pleasantly. Others have a system of organization that results in an alternative art form. However our books are

National Irish Coffee Day

National Irish Coffee Day kicks off January 25th each year with a mug of strong coffee, Irish whiskey, sugar, and topped with a layer of cream. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalIrishCoffeeDay On a cold, wet day in 1942 weary travelers to the small Shannon Airport in southwest Ireland found their way to a restaurant

National Spouses Day

National Spouses Day on January 26th each year celebrates the bond between two people and sets aside time for couples to show each other gratitude. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalSpousesDay Dedicated to recognizing spouses everywhere, the observance reminds us to take time for our mate. From being thankful for the fulfillment and security of

National Fun at Work Day

Fight the workday doldrums during National Fun At Work Day on the last Friday in January! National Day Calendar makes it so easy to do when everyone around the workplace has a birthday for one example. Just head over to Search here! and enter any date for the current week (January 28 for example) to discover

National Chocolate Cake Day

National Chocolate Cake Day celebrates the cake more people favor. And more often than not, we celebrate our special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays and weddings with cake. Why not enjoy chocolate cake on January 27th every year? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #ChocolateCakeDay In America, chocolate was consumed primarily as a beverage until the 1830s

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Holocaust Remembrance Day – Each year on January 27th, the world remembers one of the most horrific events in modern history. This tragic event is known as the Holocaust. The holocaust occurred during WWII when Nazi Germany killed millions of innocent victims. The day is also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||

National Plan for Vacation Day

National Plan for Vacation Day, on the last Tuesday in January, reminds us to plan our vacation at the start of the year for the rest of the year. The early bird gets to pack their bags and fly away to a little fun and relaxation! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #PlanForVacation With the frigid

National Hot Chocolate Day

Each year on January 31st, National Hot Chocolate Day warms up people across the country by celebrating the timeless cold-weather beverage. #NationalHotChocolateDay Hot chocolate is a warm beverage made with ground chocolate, heated milk or water, and sugar. In America, we often use the terms hot chocolate and hot cocoa interchangeably. However, the two beverages

Inspire Your Heart With Art Day

Always observed on January 31st, Inspire Your Heart With Art Day encourages us to ponder how art affects our hearts. Art is valued and appreciated for all sorts of reasons. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #InspireYourHeartWithArtDay Of the broad spectrum of art created in the world, the pieces that move us to tears or cause

National Groundhog Day

National Groundhog Day on February 2nd each year asks one question. Will he see his shadow? Ok, well, maybe it asks another question. Will there be six more weeks of winter? The day is celebrated each year in the United States and Canada. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalGroundhogDay Traditionally the groundhog awakens from his

National Wear Red Day

National Wear Red Day, on the first Friday in February, is an annual campaign to raise awareness about heart disease in women. #WearRedDay The national campaign urges women to learn their risk for heart disease and to take steps to lower their risk. What increases a woman’s chances of heart disease? Smoking Sedentary lifestyle Family

National Carrot Cake Day

National Carrot Cake Day on February 3rd, celebrates one of America’s favorite flavors of cake. In the carrot cake, we get to eat our cake and veggies, too! #NationalCarrotCakeDay Carrot cake closely resembles a quick bread from its preparation to its final consistency. Quick breads mix the wet and dry ingredients separately before combining, and the

National Weatherperson’s Day

Always celebrated on February 5th, National Weatherperson’s Day (also known as National Weatherman’s Day) honors all individuals working in meteorology, weather forecasting, and broadcast meteorology. The day also recognizes volunteer storm spotters, observers, and others who work in the weather field. POTW: Karen Conklin, The English Center of Youngstown #WeatherpersonsDay This annual holiday commemorates the

National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

On February 7th, National Fettuccine Alfredo Day celebrates one of the world’s favorite ways to enjoy a plate of fettuccine. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #FettuccineAlfredoDay Fettuccine alfredo enjoys a history as rich as its flavor. Created in 1908, fettuccine was made out of love and concern by an Italian restauranteur. Alfredo di Lelio’s concern

National Boys Scouts Day

February 8th annually recognizes National Boys Scouts Day. Since 1910, boys across America have been doing good deeds, learning survival skills, and developing moral foundations through the Boy Scout of America. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalBoyScoutsDay The Boy Scouts of America has roots in the British Boy Scouts organization which was created in 1908 after the

National Pizza Day

National Pizza Day on February 9th celebrates one of America’s all-time favorite foods. Whether it is thin crust, Chicago-style, deep dish, or anything in between, pizza is an American favorite. Local Businessman to be Honored with being Named YSU Penguin Of The Year #NationalPizzaDay We love our pizzas, and they come in so many varieties,

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day began as St. Valentine’s Day, a liturgical celebration of one or more early Christian saints named Valentinus. February 14th first became associated with romantic love during the High Middle Ages as the tradition of courtly love was then flourishing. During 18th century England, this day evolved into an occasion in which lovers expressed

National Donor Day

Observed each year on February 14th, National Donor Day (also known as  National Organ Donor Day) aims to increase awareness about organ donation and the lives it saves. In the United States, more than 120,000 people are waiting for a life-saving organ donation. Local Non-Profit Announces Tri-County Women of Impact #NationalDonorDay Give the gift of

National Random Acts of Kindness Day

Each year on February 17th, National Random Acts of Kindness Day grows in popularity. It is celebrated by individuals, groups, and organizations nationwide to encourage acts of kindness. #RandomActsOfKindnessDay The movement of Random Acts of Kindness inspires people every day. As a favorite celebration for many, people everywhere are enjoying doing these acts of kindness.

National Red Sock Day

Wear your red socks on National Red Sock Day to help save a life and limb! Did you know leg health can indicate risk for heart attack, stroke, and amputation? One in five adults over the age of 60 have a condition called Peripheral Artery Disease (P.A.D.), and many don’t even know they have it.

National Drink Wine Day

While February 18th is observed annually as National Drink Wine Day, it would be a shame to celebrate only one day a year. Perhaps this day is just a reminder to drink wine. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalDrinkWineDay Wine does have its benefits after all. Moderate drinkers of wine have lower risks of liver

President’s Day

On the third Monday in February, the United States celebrates the federal holiday known as Presidents Day. The day takes place during the birth month of the country’s two most prominent presidents, George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. While the day once only honored President George Washington on his birthday, February 22nd, the day now never

National Love Your Pet Day

On February 20th, pet lovers everywhere observe National Love Your Pet Day. This holiday focuses on giving extra attention to our pets. The day encourages pampering our pets and focusing on the special relationship pets hold in our lives. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalLoveYourPetDay Did you know that most households in the United States

National Comfy Day

On National Comfy Day, February 20th, allow yourself to get comfortable and relax! It’s time to get cozy in your favorite place and take a break from the daily grind. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #NationalComfyDay The word “comfy,” which is short for “comfortable,” is used to describe places and activities that put us at

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