May 30, 2018

National Senior Health & Fitness Day


National Senior Health & Fitness Day is a nationwide health and fitness event for older adults, always held the last Wednesday in May during Older Americans Month. The event's goals are to promote the importance of regular physical activity, and to showcase what local organizations are doing to improve the health and fitness of older adults in their communities.

National Water a Flower Day


National Water a Flower Day is a reminder to water your flowers and show them how much we appreciate their sumptuous colors, fragrant blossoms, and medicinal properties.

National Hole In My Bucket Day


"There's a Hole in My Bucket is a children's song, based on a dialogue between two characters, called Henry and Liza, about a leaky bucket.

National Mint Julep Day


The mint julep is a mixed alcoholic drink, or cocktail, consisting primarily of bourbon, water, crushed or shaved ice, and fresh mint. It is associated with the American South and the cuisine of the Southern United States in general, and the Kentucky Derby in particular.

Loomis Day


Loomis Day commemorates Mahlon Loomis, who patented his wireless telegraphing inventions in 1872.