September 11, 2021

National Day of Service and Remembrance

By a joint resolution approved December 18, 2001 (Public Law 107-89), the Congress has designated September 11 of each year as "Patriot Day," and by Public Law 111-13, approved April 21, 2009, the Congress has requested the observance of September 11 as an annually recognized "National Day of Service and Remembrance." As an annual tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and those who rose up in service in response to the attacks, Americans are asked to volunteer and support and honor veterans, soldiers, military families, and first responders.

National Make Your Bed Day

"Making your bed is a simple act with powerful consequences. To rise in the morning and complete the first task of the day will give you motivation to do more; to accomplish more". -William H. McRaven

National Hot Cross Bun Day

A hot cross bun is a spiced sweet bun made with currants or raisins, and marked with a cross (made of icing) on the top. It is traditionally eaten on Good Friday.