Girl Friends Day

Girl Friends Day

Every August 1st

Not quite like Valentine's Day – this is about the girl friends. Two different words, referencing your friends. Not romantic entanglement, but friendly concourse and relaxation. History of Girl Friend's Day Let us begin with...

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Respect For Parents Day

Respect For Parents Day

Every August 1st

Respect for Parents Day is also the perfect starting point to teach your children about respect and bring more of it into your home. To appreciate all parents in all parts of the world for...

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World Scout Scarf Day

World Scout Scarf Day

Every August 1st

If you were ever a scout as a kid, running outdoors, learning about animals and plants, and camping in the wilderness was a huge and exciting part of your childhood. If you have your scouting...

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Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire Day

Every August 1st

The celebration of Yorkshire Day is central to the belief and custom of maintaining a locale's traditions and culture during a time of upheaval. A celebration started with just a reading, now encompasses anything to...

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Raspberry Cream Pie Day

Raspberry Cream Pie Day

Every August 1st

Raspberry cream pie is an often-overlooked kind of dessert, which is why we should celebrate Raspberry Cream Pie Day. Many people use a pre-made pie base to save some time, but others prefer to make their...

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International Childfree Day

International Childfree Day

Every August 1st

The roots of International Childfree Day are based in an event staged by the National Organization for Non-Parents in the early 1970s. They selected a male and female non-parent of the year, with the winners...

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World Wide Web Day

World Wide Web Day

Every August 1st

World Wide Web Day is a global celebration dedicated to web browsing, the online activity that brings the world at your fingertips and a wealth of knowledge at your feet. The World Wide Web was conceived...

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Rounds Resounding Day

Rounds Resounding Day

Every August 1st

Let's sing the praises of Rounds Resounding Day. This annual event aims to celebrate the art of singing rounds, or part-songs - with different voices taking up various elements of the melody. English nursery rhymes Three...

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India Pale Ale Day

India Pale Ale Day

1st August (First Thursday of August)

Get ready to raise a glass and celebrate India Pale Ale Beer Day. This annual occasion aims to increase appreciation of one of the world's most popular types of craft beer, using social media to...

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Earth Overshoot Day

Earth Overshoot Day

1st August

Earth Overshoot Day is a day intended to remind people of the impact of a modern life-style on the planet. It marks the point in each Gregorian calendar year where human consumption of natural resources...

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World Lung Cancer Day

World Lung Cancer Day

Every August 1st

Lung cancer continues to be one of the most common cancers worldwide, claiming more lives yearly than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined. It is estimated that lung cancer accounts for nearly one in five...

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Planner Day

Planner Day

Every August 1st

Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. Gloria Steinem Formost of us planning as an obsession started in High School, where theleast concerned...

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Anti-Frizz Month

Anti-Frizz Month

Every August

A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day, it signifies frizzy hair Frizz is a condition that happens when the humidity in the air gets into your cuticles and makes them spin out of control...

Happiness Happens Month

Happiness Happens Month

Every August

What makes you happy? Happiness Happens Month is a whole month dedicated to celebrating what makes you happy. The holiday is based on the premise that happiness is unlimited and contagious and that sharing one's...

Water Quality Month

Water Quality Month

Every August

Are you aware that August is Water Quality Month? August is the time of year when many people are enjoying the last bits of summer recreational activities involving water. But these bodies of water are...

Peach Month

Peach Month

Every August

Ronald Reagan, when President of the United States of America, proclaimed August "Peach Month'' and called upon the people of the United States to incorporate this nutritious fruit into their diets, and call upon interested...

Romance Awareness Month

Romance Awareness Month

Every August

When people hear the word “romance” they tend to run for the hills. Being romantic can be difficult for some, and for others perhaps they have too much expectations as to what “romance” really means...

Fishing Month

Fishing Month

Every August

Find some peace and quiet, a calm, tranquil lake or river, and relax for a few hours to celebrate Fishing Month. Who knows - if you're patient enough, you might actually catch something!

Inventor’s Month

Inventor’s Month

Every August

If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.Henry Ford The printing press. The automobile. The internet. Electricity. Penicillin. Glasses. Sliced bread! All of these things and thousands more are inventions...

Catfish Day

Catfish Month

Every August

Catfish's mild taste adapts well to a wide array of flavors, especially strong assertive ones, which is why you used to see it 'blackened' Cajun style on so many restaurant menus - a trick which...