Tag: #BooksForTheHoliday

International Cat Day

International Cat Day (also known as World Cat Day – though some countries have their own national cat day) is celebrated on August 8th. It was created in 2002 by the International Fund of Animal Welfare, which is one of the largest global animal welfare and conservation charities. The purpose is to promote awareness and…

Captive Nations Week

During the Cold War, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the declaration in 1959, known as Public Law 86-90, that America would recognize National Captive Nations Week. The intend of this observation is to “call upon the people of the United States to observe this week with appropriate ceremonies and activities, demonstrating America’s support for those…

Book Lovers Day – Let’s Celebrate!

There are four skills considered essential for learning language: reading, writing, listening, and speaking.  Of course, without language, you couldn’t have culture.  Language is considered a basic element of humanity, believe it or not.  Isn’t that all the more reason to celebrate literature – the art of reading and writing? J.M. Northup loves how https://nationaltoday.com/national-book-lovers-day/ said it: “Books help us understand…