Holidays Off the Beaten Path

April showers bring May flowers…April showers bring May flowers… Repeat this 100 times a day, and you may get through this damp excuse for a month. But in the meantime, check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:

April 1 – Sorry Charlie Day
April 1 – Library Snapshot Day
April 2 – International Children’s Book Day
April 4 – Bonza Bottler Day
April 4 – National Day of Hope  
April 5 – National Fun at Work Day  
April 7 – No Housework Day
April 8 – Trading Cards for Grownups Day
April 10 – National Siblings Day
April 10 – National Be Kind to Lawyers Day
April 11 – International “Louie Louie” Day
April 12 – National Licorice Day
April 12 – Walk on Your Wild Side Day
April 14 – International Moment of Laughter Day
April 15 – National That Sucks Day
April 15 – National Take a Wild Guess Day
April 17 – Blah Blah Blah Day
April 18 – International Amateur Radio Day
April 18 – Pet Owner’s Independence Day
April 19 – National Hanging Out Day
April 19 – National High Five Day
April 20 – Global Youth Service Day
April 21– Record Store Day
April 22 – National Jelly Bean Day
April 23 – World Book and Copyright Day
April 26 – Hug an Australian Day
April 26 – Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
April 28 – National Rebuilding Day
April 28 – World Tai Chi and Qigong Day
April 29– Mother, Father Deaf Day

All holiday information is taken from Chase’s Calendar of Events, 2012 Edition.


--by Brandon Digwood