February 8, 2021

National Kite Flying Day

Kites were invented in China where materials ideal for kite building, such as silk and bamboo, were readily available.

National Boy Scouts Day

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. Chicago publisher W. D. Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America on February 8, 1910.