April is a promise that May is bound to keep. - Hal Borlan
WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT THE MONTH OF APRIL?
- Did you know? The birthstone for April is the diamond!
- April 1st is April Fools' Day! On this day in 1700, English pranksters begin popularizing the annual tradition of April Fools’ Day by playing practical jokes on each other.
- The zodiac signs for April are Aries (March 21 - April 19) and Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
- The birth flower of April is typically the Sweet Pea or the Daisy.
- #FunFact on April 4, 1818, a flag that contained 1 star for each state and 13 stripes was adopted by Congress.
- April 21 - Easter Sunday! Want to celebrate with your dog? Create an Egg Hunt just for them.
- Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day now includes events in more than 193 countries, which are now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network.
- April 26th is Arbor Day! Arbor Day is a holiday in which individuals and groups are encouraged to plant trees.
- Last but not least: Remember that April Showers Bring May Flowers.