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Be Grateful for Everyone and Everything in Your Life on World Gratitude Day

Be Grateful for Everyone and Everything in Your Life on World Gratitude Day (Sept. 21)

September 21st is World Gratitude Day.  Let’s learn how to show our appreciation. World Gratitude Day was founded with the hope that people would take one day out of the year to reflect on all the good we have in our lives.  Sometimes in the whirlwind of everyday life, we can forget how much we

Let’s Play! Celebrate National Play-Doh Day by Making Your Own Play-Doh

Let’s Play! Celebrate National Play-Doh Day by Making Your Own Play-Doh (Sept. 16)

September 16th is national Play-Doh Day.  Celebrate everyone’s favorite childhood toy with this easy homemade play-doh recipe. Ingredients 1 cup flour ¼ cup salt ½ cup water 3-5 drops natural food coloring of your choice Directions 1) Mix together flour and salt. 2) In a separate container, mix water and food coloring. 3) Slowly add

Everything We’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Ramadan

Everything We’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Ramadan

Please join us in learning a little bit about the Islamic holiday of Ramadan. Spirituality and holiness are key components involved in religion. When it comes to Islam, Ramadan is one the holiest times of the year. May 26, 2017, marks the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. We’d like to invite you to

We’re a Nation of Immigrants – Let’s Learn More About Our History on National Ellis Island Family History Day

Learn More About Our History on National Ellis Island Family History Day

Shall we celebrate our family histories on National Ellis Island Family History Day? The fabric of our country is made of immigrants from across the world. Throughout history, people have come to the United States in the hopes of building a better life. Ellis Island has played a significant role in bringing immigrants to this

How We Can Celebrate National Siblings Day

How We Can Celebrate National Siblings Day

Learn how we can show our siblings how much we care for National Siblings Day. Many of us feel that family is important. They often play a key role in our lives and shape how we grow and develop as people, especially when it comes to our siblings. We grow up with our siblings and

Get Out Those Books and Celebrate Read Across America Day

Celebrate Read Across America Day

Learn how we can get involved and participate in Read Across America Day. It’s time to dust off those books and get to reading. It’s Read Across America Day on March 2. Let’s work to encourage our friends and family members to read more in honor of the occasion. We would like to invite you

It’s National Boy Scouts Day – Scout’s Honor!

It's National Boy Scouts Day - Scout's Honor!

February 8th is National Boy Scouts Day in honor of its founding in 1910. Over a century ago today, a stack of papers was filed that would change the lives of generations of young men. On February 8th, 1910, William Dickson Boyce – a Chicago publisher – went to Washington D.C. to submit the incorporation papers that