Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

Every April

A military childhood in the 1950’s was very much informed by WWII. My brothers and I often heard stories from our dad - and from other kids - about things that had happened to their...

World Read Aloud Day

World Read Aloud Day

Every February 1st

People would stand in line for days and pay hundreds of dollars if there were a pill that could do everything for a child that reading aloud does. It expands their interest in books, vocabulary...

Vascular Birthmarks Awareness Day

Vascular Birthmarks Awareness Day

Every May 15th

I have a birthmark on the inside of my left knee that resembles an upside-down sea horse.Gabourey Sidibe It’s incredibly likely that, at some point in your life, you’ve encountered someone who has a birthmark, and...

Global Love Day

Global Love Day

Every January 17th

Love is a friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for...

Kids Music Day

Kids Music Day

5th October (First Friday in October)

The idea behind Kids Music Day, is to have a day dedicated to celebrating the importance of music education for children. Research has long shown the positive academic and social benefits kids receive by participating...

Look On The Bright Side Day

Look On The Bright Side Day

Every December 21st

Every one of us has heard the phrase “Look on the bright side!” at some point in our lives, from friends to family telling us to cheer up. But, where does the phrase truly mean? To...