"student signing day"

National Student-Athlete Day National Student-Athlete Day is celebrated throughout the months of March and April at NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) colleges and universities. The observation of National Student-Athlete Day, started in 1987, by recognizing the accomplishments of student-athletes who excel in the classroom, the play-field and in community services.Read More →

"national beer day - April 7th"

NATIONAL BEER DAY National Beer Day is celebrated in honor of the day it became legal to buy, sell and drink beer and wine. If you are a beer lover, you can thank President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who signed a law in 1933 allowing people to buy, sell and drink beer and wineRead More →

"empanada day"

National Empanada Day Empanadas are made by folding the dough or bread around a seasoned stuffing. Frequently referred to as a fried pie, they can be filled with meat or fruit. They are frequently filled with potato, cheese, pork, beef, chicken and fresh or dry fruit such as apples, apricots,Read More →

"national pet day"

National Pet Day National Pet Day was founded in 2006 by Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige. The day was created to celebrate our pets and the joy they bring to our lives. It was also created to make the public aware of the plight of many different kinds of animals whoRead More →

"d.e.a.r. - drop everything & read"

Drop Everything and Read Day Drop Everything and Read Day or D.E.A.R. Day is the birthday of author Beverly Cleary. The first D.E.A.R. was celebrated on Cleary’s 90th birthday. It is a national celebration of reading that is designed to remind families to make reading a priority activity in their lives.Read More →

"friday the 13th"

FRIDAY THE 13TH Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky day. This is a superstition that has been around since the Middle Ages. It occurs when the 13th day of the month in the Gregorian calendar falls on a Friday, which happens at least once every year but can occurRead More →

"tax day"

TAX DAY In the United States, Tax Day is the day individual income tax returns are due to the federal government. Tax Day is usually on April 15th, but can be moved if it falls on a weekend or if there is some type of natural disaster. When is TaxRead More →