Holidays and Festivals

Independence Day (Georgia) * (see below) 
Independence Day (Guyana) * (see be
Dzień Matki -Mother's Day- (Poland) *
National Sorry Day (Australia) 
Crown Prince's Birthday (Denmark)

Sally Ride Day
Grey Day
Christian Feast Day of Augustine of Canterbury
(Anglican Communion and Eastern Orthodox)
Christian Feast Day of Lambert of Vence
Christian Feast Day of Philip Neri
Christian Feast Day of Quadratus of Athens
Christian Feast Day of Zachary, Bishop of Vienne

* Independence Day (Georgia) , commemorates the day of the First  Republic in 1918.   

 * Independence Day (Guyana), celebrates the independence of Guyana from United Kingdom in 1966 

Fête de la Fromental   Translation:  Oat grass Day (French Republican) The Seventh day of the Month of Prairial in the French Republican Calendar

Toast of The Day

"Party with laughter and beer,
And hug everyone who is dear.
For you can’t be sure,
As you grow more mature,
You’ll be able to party next year"

- Traditional

Drink of The Day

 El Presidente

Two parts rum
One part curaçao
One part dry vermouth
Stir with ice, then strain into glass. and Serve

Wine of The Day

 Loredona (2009) Pinot Grigio
Style - Pinot Grigio

Beer of The Day

 Gonzo Imperial Porter
Brewer - Flying Dog Brewer
Style - Baltic Porter
ABV - 7.8%

Joke of The Day

One day a wife complained, "This wall clock almost killed my mother today.
It fell only seconds after she got up from the couch."
The husband grunted and replied, "The darn clock always was slow." 

Quote of The Day

"No soldier can fight unless he is properly fed on beef and beer."
 - John Churchill (May 26th 1650 – June 16th 1722), First Duke of Marlborough.

Whisky of The Day

Cairnleigh 12 Year Old Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky

May Observances

ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig's Disease) Awareness Month
APS (Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome) Awareness Month
American Wetlands Month
Arthritis Awareness Month
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Awareness of Medical Orphans Month
Bicycle Safety Month
Borderline Personality Disorder Month
Brain Tumor Awareness Month
Carrots and Cauliflower Month
Celiac Awareness Month
Clean Air Month
Community Living Month (Ontario, Canada)
Creative Beginnings Month
Date Your Mate Month
EcoDriving Month
Family Wellness Month
Fibromyalgia Education and Awareness Month
Freedom Shrine Month
Gardening for Wildlife Month
Get Caught Reading Month
Gifts From The Garden Month
Go Fetch! Food Drive for Homeless Animals Month
Good Car-Keeping Month, Natl
Grapefruit and Kiwi Month
Haitian Heritage Month
Heal the Children Month
Healthy Vision Month
High Blood Pressure Education Mont
Huntington's Disease Awareness Month
Internal Audit Awareness Month, Intl
International Audit Month
International Business Image Improvement Month
International Civility Awareness Month
International Multiple Sclerosis Month
International Victorious Woman Month
Jewish-American Heritage Month
Latino Books Month
(World) Lyme Disease Awareness Month
Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month
National Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month
National Arthritis Month
National Barbecue Month
National Better Hearing and Speach Month
National Bike Month
National Blood Pressure Month
National Cancer Research Month
National Correct Posture Month
National Egg Month
National Electric Safety Month
National Family Month (5/12 to 6/16)
National Foster Care Month
National Good Car Keeping Month
National Hamburger Month
National Hepatitis Awareness Month
National Inventors Month
National Lupus Awareness Month
National Meditation Month
National Mediterranean Diet Month
National Mental Health Month
National Military Appreciation Month
National Motorcycle Safety Month
National Moving Month
National Neurofibromatosis (NF) Awareness Month
National Older Americans Month
National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
National Photo Month
National Photograph Month
National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
National Physiotherapy Month
National Prepare To Buy a Home Month
National Preservation Month
National Recommitment Month
National Salad Month
National Salsa (Food) Month
National Smile Month
National Stroke Awareness Month
National Sweet Vidalia Onions Month
National Teen Self-Esteem Month
National Tuberous Sclerosis Month
National Vinegar Month
National Week of The Ocean Festival Sea-son Thursday before the Second Saturday in March through Second Saturday in June
National Youth Traffic Safety Month
Personal History Month
Potatoes and Limes Month
Prader-Willi Syndrome Awareness Month
Preeclampsia Awareness Month
Prepare Tomorrow's Parents Month (5/12-6/16)
Revise Your Work Schedule Month
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Strike Out Strokes Month
Sweet Vidalia Month, Natl
Tay-Sachs and Canavan Diseases Awareness Month
Teen CEO Month
Teen Self Esteem Month
Tennis Month
Tourette Syndrome Awareness Month (5/15 - 6/15)
Toxic Encephalopathy and Chemical Injury Awareness Month
Ultra-violet Awareness Month
Women's Health Care Month
Young Achiever Month
Young Achievers of Tomorrow Month

Observances this Week

Click It or Ticket Mobilization Week, Last Week in May
Week of Solidarity With The People of Non-Self-Governing Territories, Last Week of May
Hurricane Preparedness Week, Week Beginning the Last Sunday in May

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