May 7, 2021

National Space Day

National Space Day is dedicated to the extraordinary achievements, benefits and opportunities in the exploration and use of space. The goal of National Space Day, observed annually on the first Friday in May, is to promote math, science, technology and engineering education in young people to inspire them to pursue a career in space-related jobs.

National Roast Leg of Lamb Day

National Barrier Awareness Day

On National Barrier Awareness Day, every American is encouraged to work toward eliminating all of the cultural, employment, legal, and physical barriers that confront individuals with disabilities.

National Paste Up Day

National Paste Up Day honors people who paste up newspapers, magazines, books, and other printed materials. Part of the daily duties of the paste up artist would be to cut the type into sections and arrange it carefully across multiple columns.

National Packaging Design Day

National Packaging Design Day is observed annually on May 7 to celebrate the art of packaging design as well as design professionals.

National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is an annual day of observance held on the first Thursday of May, designated by the United States Congress. On this day, Americans are invited to give thanks, in accordance with their own faiths and consciences, for our many freedoms and blessings.

National Military Spouse Appreciation Day

National Military Spouse Appreciation Day is celebrated on the Friday before Mother's Day in May. On this day, we celebrate military spouses contributions to keeping our country safe. America's military spouses are the backbone of the families who support our troops during mission, deployment, reintegration and reset. They are the silent heroes who are essential to the strength of the nation and they serve our country just like their loved ones.