Learn more about dog ownership and care in September

Dog is waiting

When: September What: See Spot run. See Spot jump. Watch Spot: make sure he doesn’t jump over the fence while chasing a squirrel in the backyard. Owning a dog may be fun, but sometimes people forget that it is also a big responsibility. Dogs need proper care. They need to be fed, brushed and walked. [...]

Celebrating the World Wide Web

3d man sit near the globe with laptop

When: August 6 What: The continued controversies surrounding issues such as net neutrality and Internet privacy serve to highlight just how integral the Web is to our daily lives. Recognize the Web’s crucial importance on August 6, the 23rd anniversary of the day the World Wide Web went public. Background: The World Wide Web began [...]

Celebrate Andy Warhol’s contributions to art and culture this August

Tasse de café

When: August 6 What: With his bold use of color and iconic interpretation of both famous and everyday images, Andy Warhol is one of the most famous artists of the 20th century. Recognize Warhol’s contributions to art and culture by celebrating his birthday on August 6. Background: Born Andrew Warhola in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s Oakland neighborhood, [...]

Celebrate Henry Ford, a catalyst for modern technology and economics

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - 1968: shows Henry Ford (1863-1947)

When: July 30 What: When the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in 1903, few could have predicted that it would lead to revolutions in manufacturing, labor and even economics. Recognize this catalyst for modern technology and economics by celebrating Henry Ford’s birthday on July 30. Background: Ford was born in 1863 and showed early signs [...]

Celebrate advances in aviation in August

Airliner in flight

When: August 19 What: These days, it’s easy to plan a vacation, hop a flight and arrive at your desired destination. Air travel wasn’t always so fast and simple, though. Before the invention of the airplane, it was unheard of to make it across the country in less than a few days. Since Orville and [...]