May 9, 2018

National Bike To School Day


The first-ever National Bike to School Day took place on May 9, 2012, in coordination with the League of American Bicyclists' National Bike Month. National Bike to School Day provides an opportunity for schools across the country to join together to celebrate and to build off of the energy of National Bike Month.

National Lost Sock Memorial Day


On National Lost Sock Memorial Day, we honor the millions of sock-mates that have gone missing during the laundry.

National Moscato Day


Moscato is a sweet Italian dessert wine.

National Butterscotch Brownie Day


Butterscotch is a type of confectionery whose primary ingredients are brown sugar and butter.

Europe Day


Europe Day is an annual celebration of peace and unity in Europe. The Council of Europe, an international organization focused on promoting human rights, democracy and the rule of law in Europe, was founded on May 5, 1949 by the Treaty of London.

National School Nurse Day


Since 1972, National School Nurse Day has been set aside to foster a better understanding of the role of school nurses in the educational setting. It is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurse Week, from May 6 to May 12.

National Receptionists Day


National Receptionists' Day was first launched in 1991 in the U.S. to celebrate the role of professional receptionists, to recognize and appreciate all the things that receptionists do for an organization, and to promote pride and professionalism among receptionists.

National Third Shift Workers Day


National Third Shift Workers Day, is observed annually on the second Wednesday in May to honor the those who work during non-daylight hours. The third shift, also referred to as the midnight shift, the night shift, or the graveyard shift, usually starts just before midnight until mid-morning.