Friday, May 27th, 2016
Golden Gate Bridge Opens | NATL - Historical- On the opening day in 1937, approximately 200,000 people crossed San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.
Saturday, May 28th, 2016
Amnesty International Founded | NATL - Public Interest- On this date in 1961, this Nobel Prize- winning human rights organization was founded by London lawyer Peter Benenson after he read about two Portuguese students arrested for drinking a toast to freedom.
A global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally and are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. For information go to http://www.amnesty.org.
Sunday, May 29th, 2016
Sierra Club Founded | NATL - Public Interest- Founded on this day in 1892 by naturalist John Muir, promoting conservation of the natural environment by influencing public policy. It is especially important in the founding and protection of our national parks.
Indianapolis 500 - Mile Race | NATL - Sports and Entertainment- The Indianapolis 500 is an automobile race held annually at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana, an enclave suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana. The event is held over Memorial Day weekend, which is typically the last weekend in May.
Monday, May 30th, 2016
Memorial Day | NATL - National Holidays, National Holidays, Patriotic, US Military- Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Unofficially, at least, it marks the beginning of summer.
Your Mailing Address May Win You $30 | NATL - Public Interest, Win, Cash, Lucky, Address, Number- On the 30th day of January, March, May, July, September, and November we are giving $30 to 30 Lucky Number winners. Check out TownPlanner.com at Noon Eastern Time for the winning numbers! The first 30 people to claim their address wins $30 each. Over $5,000 given away to Lucky Number winners in 2016.
Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
General Motors Corporation Bankruptcy | NATL - Public Interest- On this date in 2009, the 100-year-old automaker filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. In response the US federal government invested $57 billion in the company, making the US Treasury GM's majority shareholder, owning a 60 percent stake.
Friday, June 3rd, 2016
National Donut Day | NATL - Public Interest- Founded in 1938 by the Salvation Army for fundraising during the Great Depression. During WWI, doughnuts were served to doughboys by the Salvation Army. This day now celebrates the donut itself annually the first Friday in June. For information visit donutdayusa.com
Saturday, June 4th, 2016
New Moon | NATL - Moon Phases- Moon enters New Moon phase at 11PM, EDT.
Battle Of Midway | NATL - Historical- World War II naval battle, fought almost entirely with aircraft, in which the United States destroyed Japan’s first-line carrier strength and most of its best trained naval pilots. Together with the Battle of Guadalcanal, the Battle of Midway ended the threat of further Japanese invasion in the Pacific.
Sunday, June 5th, 2016
National Cancer Survivors Day | NATL - Public Interest- National Cancer Survivors Day® is an annual worldwide Celebration of Life that is held on the first Sunday in June. It is the one day each year that people around the world come together to recognize the cancer survivors in their community, to raise awareness of the challenges these survivors face, and, most importantly, to celebrate life.
Monday, June 6th, 2016
D-Day Anniversary | NATL - Historical- On this date in 1944, Allied Forces landed in Normandy the north coast of France.
First Drive-In Movie Opens | NATL - Public Interest- On this day in 1933 Richard Hollingshead opened America's first drive-in movie theater in Camden NJ. At the height of their popularity there were more than 4,000 drive-ins across the US.
Friday, June 10th, 2016
Alcoholics Anonymous Founded | NATL - Public Interest- Founded in 1935 by Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith in Akron, Ohio, AA's stated "primary purpose" is to help alcoholics "stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety". With other early members Bill Wilson and Bob Smith developed AA's Twelve Step program of spiritual and character development.
Saturday, June 11th, 2016
Sunday, June 12th, 2016
Kid's Sewing Class | 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Kids, Kids Sewing class, Trashed Studio, Concord, Indian Trail, NC- $55
Five kids per lesson max. Three minimum.
All materials and sewing machine and snack included.
90 minute session.
Project will be started and completed on the same day.
Sunday 6/12/16: Pillow Case with trim and chapstick holder keychain.
Sunday 6/26/16: Lined tote bag with adjustable strap and button closure.
Register online at TrashedStudio.com.
35 Union St. S Concord NC 28025
Tear Down This Wall Speech | NATL - Historical- In 1987 standing at the Brandenburg Gate and the Berlin Wall, US President Ronald Reagan gave one of the most powerful speeches of his career. The wall was finally opened in 1989.
Monday, June 13th, 2016
Miranda Decision: 50th Anniversary | NATL - Public Interest- On this date in 1966 the US Supreme Court rendered a 5-4 decision in the case of 'Miranda v Arizona', holding that the Fifth Amendment of the Constitution "required warning before valid statements could be taken by police."
The decision has been described as "providing basic legal protections to persons who might otherwise not be aware of their rights."
Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
Flag Day | NATL - Public Interest- In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The United States Army also celebrates the Army Birthday on this date; Congress adopted "the American continental army" after reaching a consensus position in the Committee of the Whole on June 14, 1775.
Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
Be a Mooresville Police Officer at Kids eat for $0.99 Night | 4:00pm - 9:00pm | Local Events, Be a cop, Kids activities, Mooresville, NC- Come be a Detictive or a Mooresville Police Officer. The Mooresville Police will be here with fun stuff to giveaway. Lots of surprises in store for all. We will also have face painting, balloons, tattoos, and games.
Police officers will be here from 4pm- 7:30pm
Up to two Kids 12 and under eat for $0.99 with the purchase of an adult sub, chip, and drink.Firehouse Subs
489 River Hwy, Ste C Mooresville NC 28117
Quarterly Estimated federal Income Tax Payers' Due | NATL - Taxes Due Dates- For those individuals whose fiscal year is the calendar year and who make quarterly estimated federal income tax payments, today is one of the due dates.
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