Did you know? Shortest st. patricks day parade?

Did you know?
That today is the anniversary of the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade? Each year, in Hot Springs, Arkansas, the 98 feet of Bridge Street hosts the shortest St. Paddy’s parade in the world. Previously, the title was held by the Dripsey, Cork parade. That parade lasts 100 yards and travels between the village’s two pubs.

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Did you know? March 16th

Did you know?
That today is Freedom of Information Day? On the birthday of James Madison (1751), we honor his efforts for a free press and the continued efforts of many other people. On this day in Washington, D.C., awards are given to people who fight for a free press.

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Did you know? March 15th

Did you know?
That today is the birthday of the Underseas National Park? In 1960, Biscayne National Underwater Park, the first underseas national park, opened near Key Largo, Florida. Trivia fans: According to the National Park Service, Biscayne National Park is home to 512 species of fish, and many of these are visible to snorkelers and visitors on the glass-bottom boat tour.

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Save a spider day?

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That today is Save a Spider Day? Spiders are quite helpful, but despite that fact these little eight-legged creatures inspire fear in many. Save a Spider Day is the perfect time for parents and teachers to introduce children to these little wonders. You can turn them on to E.B. White’s classic, Charlotte’s Web, or brush up on your spider facts online!

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Did you know? Its girlscout day?

Did you know?
That today is Girl Scouts Day? Founder Juliette Gordon Low organized the first Girl Scout troop on this day in 1912, in Savannah, Georgia. From the original 18 girls, Girl Scouting has grown to 2.5 million Girl Scouts – 1.7 million girl members and 750,000 adult members working primarily as volunteers. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

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Did you know? 11th March

Did you know?
That today is the Instant Football Replay Birthday? In 1986, the National Football League first approved the use of instant replay to decide questionable calls by the referees. They later canceled replay, only to bring it back for the 1999 season.

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