September 21, 2021

International Day of Peace

The United Nations International Day of Peace, also known as World Peace Day, provides an opportunity for all humanity to come together, in spirit and in action, to forward the ideals of and conditions for peace. The day is devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

National Pecan Cookie Day

Pecan is an Algonquian word, meaning "a nut requiring a stone to crack". A member of the hickory family, the pecan is native to central and southern United States.