NATIONAL GOLF MONTH
Teach kids the game of golf.
NATIONAL INVENTORS MONTH
Take a quiz about inventors.
NATIONAL PARKS MONTH
History of The National Park Service. Visit each National Park.
NATIONAL PEACH MONTH
Information about peaches including the origin of the day.
More information about peaches including its cultivation and history
NATIONAL WATER QUALITY MONTH
Learn about drinking water. Do Some water Experiments, Games, Activities.
PRICKLY PEAR MONTH
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has chosen edible cactus
such as Prickly Pear as the fruit of this month.
1 - AIR FORCE DAY
History of Air Force Day.
1 - ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST U.S. CENSUS
The first United States census was taken in 1790.
Click HERE for the current population of the country.
1 - ANNIVERSARY OF THE U.S. CUSTOMS SERVICE
Information about the U.S. Customs Service.
1-7 - INTERNATIONAL CLOWN WEEK
Information about International Clown Week.
2 - FIRST PENNY ISSUED
The first Lincoln penny was issued on this day in 1909.
3 - NATIONAL WATERMELON DAY
Recipes and interesting facts about watermelons.
The History & more facts about watermelons.
3 - NATIONAL MUSTARD DAY
Visit the Mustard Museum for recipes and a quiz. Facts about mustard.
4 - COAST GUARD DAY
Every August 4 is Coast Guard Day. Learn all about the Coast Guard.
6 - FRIENDSHIP DAY
The first Sunday in August is Friendship Day and International Friendship Day.
7 - ANNIVERSARY OF THE PURPLE HEART AWARD
Learn the history of the Purple Heart.
7 - ANNIVERSARY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT
Information about the War Department.
10 - ANNIVERSARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE
Visit the Smithsonian Institute and take a virtual tour.
9-14 - PERSEID METEOR SHOWER
Information about the Perseid meteor shower that will peak about this time.
12 - ANNIVERSARY OF INVENTION OF SEWING MACHINE
Information about the Sewing Machine .
14 - ANNIVERSARY OF SOCIAL SECURITY ACT
On this day in 1935 the Social Security Act became law,
and on this day in 2000, a 65th Anniversary Garden was dedicated in Baltimore.
15 - TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Completed
Information about the First Transcontinental Railroad.
16 - KLONDIKE GOLD DISCOVERY - 1896
Learn the history of the Klondike gold discovery.
19 - NATIONAL AVIATION DAY
Learn the history of Aviation.
19 - VIRGINA DARE BORN
On the day in 1587, Virginia Dare became the 1st child of English parents to be born on American soil
on what is now Roanoke Island in North Carolina.
26 - NATIONAL DOG DAY
National Dog Day encourages the public to recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued each year,
and acknowledges family dogs and dogs that work selflessly each day to save lives, keep us safe and bring comfort.