October 2, 2019

National Custodial Workers Recognition Day

This day was created to acknowledge and support those hard working indiviuals responsible for keeping our workplaces, schools and other facilities a clean and safe environment.

National Name Your Car Day

Many of you most likely remember Herbie the Love Bug, Lightning McQueen from Cars, Kit from Knight Rider, General Lee from The Dukes of Hazzard and Bandit from Smokey and the Bandit. These are just some of the famous car names that are known by millions of people.

National Fried Scallops Day

A scallop is a common name which is applied to many species of marine bivalve mollusks in the family Pectinidae. Scallops are a cosmopolitan family and are found in all of the world’s oceans.

International Day of Non-Violence

"The International Day of Non-Violence is marked on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence". For more information, visit UN.org

National Walk to School Day

"It began in 1997 as a one day event. Over time, this event has become part of a movement for year round safe routes to school and a celebration - with record breaking participation - each October. Today, thousands of schools across America - from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico - participate every October". Visit WalkBiketoScool.com for more information.