April 25, 2020

National Rebuilding Day

National Rebuilding Day is observed on the last Saturday in April. On this day and over the weekend, thousands of volunteers join together to provide much needed and sometimes critical and life-saving repairs, for vulnerable families in various communities.

National Sense of Smell Day

National Sense of Smell Day is an annual event sponsored by the Sense of Smell Institute. It is held on the last Saturday of April at children's museums and science centers across the United States. The day is focused on how the sense of smell plays an important role in daily life and how it interacts with other senses, particularly taste.

National Hug a Plumber Day

National Hug a Plumber Day encourages us to recognize the ingenuity, hard work and skills of plumbers everywhere.

World Malaria Day

World Malaria Day (WMD) is an international observance commemorated every year on April 25 and recognizes global efforts to control malaria. Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease affecting humans and other animals caused by parasitic protozoans.

National DNA Day

National DNA Day is a unique day when students, teachers and the public can learn more about genetics and genomics! The day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003, and the discovery of DNA's double helix in 1953.

National Zucchini Bread Day

Zucchini bread is a moist, sweet or savory bread made from shredded zucchini.

National Telephone Day

National East Meets West Day

National East Meets West Day, also known as Elbe Day, is observed annually on April 25. Elbe Day, April 25, 1945, is the day Soviet and American troops met at the Elbe River, near Torgau in Germany, marking an important step toward the end of World War II in Europe.