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Since 1976, each president of the United States has designated February as Black History Month! We are proud to celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth and recognize the empowering Black leaders of yesterday, today, and tomorrow throughout our communities. -- Representation is important! Thank you to all our Bigs, past and present, for showing the youth in your community […]
Chinese New Year 2022 will fall on Tuesday, February 1st, 2022, starting a year of the Tiger. Celebrations of Chinese New Year traditionally last for 16 days, starting from Chinese New Year's Eve to the Lantern Festival. In 2022, that is from January 31st to February 15th. As a public holiday, Chinese people will get 7 days off from work […]
February 2nd each year brings the most-watched weather forecast of the year—and the only one led by a rodent. Legend has it that on this morning if a groundhog can see its shadow, there will be six more weeks of winter. If it cannot see its shadow, spring is on the way.
February 12, 1809 Lincoln's Birthday. Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth President of the United States, was born in a single-room log cabin on Sinking Spring Farm in LaRue County, Kentucky on February 12, 1809.
February 22 On the third Monday in February, we honor our first President, George Washington, whose birthday is February 22.
Casimir Pulaski Day is a local holiday officially observed in Illinois, on the first Monday of March in memory of Casimir Pulaski, a Revolutionary War cavalry officer born in Poland as Kazimierz Pułaski. Casimir Pulaski Day is a legal holiday in Illinois. It celebrates the birthday of Pulaski, a Polish-born soldier who made a significant contribution […]