Scott's Avatar Museum

The 2018 Collection Part 1

Mon, Jan 1 Wed, Jan 3 Thu, Jan 4 Fri, Jan 5 Sat, Jan 6
Happy New Year Everyone! It's the Festival of Sleep Day - Getting that extra 'shut eye' and after holiday relaxation! Today is National Spaghetti Day. Where did the spaghetti go to dance? The meat ball. Today is National Whipped Cream Day. Let's not celebrate with pies. It's National Cuddle Up Day. - Stay warm and healthy by cuddling with your favorite companion.
Sun, Jan 7 Tue, Jan 9 Wed, Jan 10 Thu, Jan 11 Fri, Jan 12
The 17 yr drought has ended. Playoffs. Let's Go Buffalo !! Today is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Today is Houseplant Appreciation Day. The benefits of houseplants are unbeleafable. Today is Cigarettes Are Hazardous to Your Health Day. This is true, no ifs, ands, or butts. It's National Pharmacist Day. (Look at this avatar three times daily.)
Sat, Jan 13 Sun, Jan 14 Tue, Jan 16 Wed, Jan 17 Thu, Jan 18
It's National Stickers Day. European merchants were the first to stick labels to their products. Will reopen on Tuesday, January 16 Today is Appreciate A Dragon Day. - Don't be draggin' your feet, go out and celebrate. It's Kid Inventors' Day (K.I.D.) - Celebrate the ingenuity and value of young brainstormers! It's the World Day of the Snowman. - Let's celebrate with a party. How about a snow-ball?
Fri, Jan 19 Sat, Jan 20 Tue, Jan 23 Wed, Jan 24 Thu, Jan 25
It's Brew a Potion Day. - "Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble..." Today is Camcorder Day - Whether you're an old pro or a GoPro, here's a tribute to videography. Today is National Handwriting Day. - I don't have bad handwriting... I have my own font! It's Change A Pet's Life Day - Encourage pet adoption and recognize shelter workers & volunteers. It's A Room Of One's Own Day - A holiday inspired by Virginia Woolf's essay of the same title.
Fri, Jan 26 Sat, Jan 27 Tue, Jan 30 Wed, Jan 31 Thu, Feb 1
It's National Green Juice Day - A great way to add nutrients from green veggies into your diet. Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day - It's National Escape Day - Escape life's doldrums. Go to a park, take a holiday, or just get away. Today is National Gorilla Suit Day - Let yourself go ape over this holiday! It's National Serpent Day. - Should we celebrate by dancing the mamba?
Fri, Feb 2 Tue, Feb 6 Wed, Feb 7 Thu, Feb 8 Fri, Feb 9
It's World Play Your Ukulele Day - So grab that 4-string instrument and play. Uke'n do it! Today is Safer Internet Day - "Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you" On February 7, 1863, English chemist John Newlands published one of the first table of elements. Today is National Kite Flying Day - Tell everyone to go fly a kite! Today is National Toothache Day. - Yea, I'm filling your pain about this holiday.
Mon, Feb 12 Tue, Feb 13 Wed, Feb 14 Thu, Feb 15 Fri, Feb 16
Today is Red Hand Day. - No child should be a soldier. It's World Radio Day - Remembering the unique power of radio to touch lives across the globe. Happy Valentine's Day! Galileo, a physicist, a mathematician, an astronomer and a philosopher was born this day in 1564. National Caregivers Day - Recognizes caregivers providing quality, compassionate care every day.
Mon, Feb 19 Tue, Feb 20 Wed, Feb 21 Thu, Feb 22 Fri, Feb 23
Today is National Chocolate Mint Day! - Yum Today is National Cherry Pie Day. Did you know Morello cherries are the most common used? On this day in 1952, men's figure skater Dick Button won his 2nd Olympic gold medal. Today is National Tile Day - Recognizing a timeless element of architecture and design. Taking an extended weekend. See y'all on Tuesday.
Tue, Feb 27 Wed, Feb 28 Thu, Mar 1 Fri, Mar 2 Sat, Mar 3
It's International Polar Bear Day - Drawing attention to their challenges due to a warming Arctic. Today is National Public Sleeping Day. - A good power nap is only 10-20 minutes. Today is National Peanut Butter Lover's Day. - Spread it around! It's Dr. Seuss Day. You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child It's National Soup It Forward Day - Deliver a healing pot of soup to a family or friend in need.
Mon, Mar 5 Tue, Mar 6 Wed, Mar 7 Thu, Mar 8 Fri, Mar 9
Today is National Cheese Doodle Day - Nope, I'm not snacking on any at work. :P Today is National Oreo Day - Anyone up for a swim? ... in milk! On this day in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell patents the telephone. Today is Name Tag Day. - Hello, who are you? On this day in 1985 first ever Adopt-a-Highway sign goes up on Texas's Highway 69.
Mon, Mar 12 Tue, Mar 13 Wed, Mar 14 Thu, Mar 15 Fri, Mar 16
Today is National Plant a Flower Day. It's time to choose your flowers so you can put them to bed. Today is K9 Veterans Day. Honoring our heroic military working dogs. It's National Save a Spider Day. Did you know there are over 35,000 spider species? Today is International Day of Action for the Seals. It's National Panda Day - Did you know Pandas have lived on Earth for 2 to 3 million years?
Mon, Mar 19 Tue, Mar 20 Wed, Mar 21 Thu, Mar 22 Fri, Mar 23
Today is National Certified Nurses Day. Mr Rogers born on this day 1928. His show debuted 50 yrs ago. Please won't you be my neighbor? Today is Kick Butts Day - Kids encouraging their peers to be tobacco-free. Today is National Goof Off Day - Everybody needs to take a break from time to time. It's National Chip and Dip Day. What did one potato chip say to the other? "Let's go for a dip!"
Tue, Mar 27 Wed, Mar 28 Thu, Mar 29 Fri, Mar 30 Sat, Mar 31
It's World Theatre Day - We gather to weep and to remember; to laugh and to contemplate; to learn and to affirm and to imagine Today is National Little Red Wagon Day - Celebrating that iconic and classic toy. It's National Mom & Pop Business Owners Day - Appreciating the role of small businesses. It's National Take a Walk in the Park Day - Getting out in the fresh air is a step in the right direction. Hoppy Easter weekend everyone!
Mon, Apr 2 Tue, Apr 3 Wed, Apr 4 Thu, Apr 5 Fri, Apr 6
Today is World Autism Awareness Day - Today is American Circus Day - John Bill Ricketts brought the modern circus to the U.S. in 1793. Today is International Carrot Day - Some get excited about this day and others don't carrot all. It's First Contact Day - Celebrating the first Human and Vulcan contact on this day in 2063. Today is National Walk to Work Day - Walking anywhere is always a step in the right direction.
Mon, Apr 9 Tue, Apr 10 Wed, Apr 11 Thu, Apr 12 Fri, Apr 13
Today is National Unicorn Day! - Did you know the unicorn is the national animal of Scotland? It's National Encourage A Young Writer Day - Celebrate and support the young writers in our lives. Celebrating this magnetic tape sound-recording technology that was popular from mid 1960's to 1980's. First launching of the space shuttle was on this day in 1981 undertaking a 54-hr flight of 36 orbits. Today is International Plant Appreciation Day - Discover the miracle of a seed.
Mon, Apr 16 Tue, Apr 17 Wed, Apr 18 Thu, Apr 19 Fri, Apr 20
Today is National Orchid Day - Did you know vanilla is a flavoring derived from orchids? It's National Bat Appreciation Day - Did you know bats play an important role as pollinators as well as keeping bug populations in check? Today is Velociraptor Awareness Day - Do you have a pet T-Rex to combat the 'Raptors? Today is Kickball Day - Did you know it was invented by Nicholas C Seuss around 1917? It's Teach Your Children to Save Day - Help young people develop a savings habit early in life.
Mon, Apr 23 Tue, Apr 24 Wed, Apr 25 Thu, Apr 26 Fri, Apr 27
Today is Lost Dog Awareness Day - Oh where, oh where has my little dog gone? Oh where, oh where can he be? The Library of Congress was established on this day in 1800 by President John Adams. Today is National Hug a Plumber Day - Might be worth celebrating, but frankly I'm drained. Helping at-risk horses who’ve been abused, neglected or find themselves homeless. Today is World Graphics Day - Recognizing communication design and its role in the world.
Mon, Apr 30 Wed, May 2 Thu, May 3 Fri, May 4 Mon, May 7
Today is International Jazz Day - Today is National Truffle Day - That is the chocolate confectionery, not the fungus. It's World Password Day - Passwords should be unique and strong. Use 2FA where available. Today is Star Wars Day. - May the force be with you. Today is Great Lakes Awareness Day. - H.O.M.E.S.
Tue, May 8 Wed, May 9 Thu, May 10 Fri, May 11 Mon, May 14
Today is Have a Coke Day - Did you know the original Coca-Cola recipe contained 9mg of cocaine per glass? It's National Lost Sock Memorial Day - Remembering mates that have been lost to the unknown. Today is Trust Your Intuition Day - What is your mind's eye saying to you? lt's National Public Gardens Day - Bringing exposure to the importance of building vibrant, relevant gardens committed to community enrichment. Today is Accounting Day - Appreciating the hard work and dedication of theses bean counters.
Tue, May 15 Wed, May 16 Thu, May 17 Fri, May 18 Sun, May 20
Today is Straw Hat Day - Time to pack away the winter garb and don the summer apparel. Today is Drawing Day - Grab a pencil, crayon or whatever your medium and let your inner artist out. Today is National Graduation Tassel Day - Celebrating the accomplishments of every graduate. It's Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day - Promoting boating and life jacket safety. It's World Bee Day - The greatest contribution of bees and other pollinators is the pollination of nearly 3/4 of the plants that produce 90% of the world’s food.
Mon, May 21 Tue, May 22 Wed, May 23 Thu, May 24 Fri, May 25
Today is National Waiters and Waitresses Day. - Thanking the front-of-house staff for the work they do to making dining experiences so special. It's National Solitaire Day - While there are many single user 'solitaire' games, Klondike is the most popular and has become synonymous with the word solitaire. It's World Turtle Day - Celebrate and protect turtles and tortoises and their disappearing habitats around the world. It's Aviation Maintenance Technician Day - Recognizing the efforts of aviation maintenance professionals. Today is National Tap Dance Day - A celebration of tap dancing as an American art form.
Mon, May 28 Tue, May 29 Wed, May 30 Thu, May 31 Fri, Jun 1
Today is Memorial Day - Remembering those in the armed forces who died in service to our country. Today is National Paperclip Day - I find this holiday fasten-ating. Today is National Creativity Day... "Creativity is intelligence having fun." Today is National Meditation Day - Achieving a mentally clear and emotionally calm state. Today is Oscar the Grouch Day - "I love trash! Anything dirty or dingy or dusty, anything ragged or rotten or rusty. Yes, I love trash!"
Tue, Jun 5 Wed, Jun 6 Thu, Jun 7 Fri, Jun 8 Sat, Jun 9
Today is Hot Air Balloon Day - The first successful manned hot air balloon flight was in 1783. Today is National Higher Education Day - Guiding and motivating future college students through the process of preparing for higher education. It's National Chocolate Ice Cream Day - Did you know chocolate was one of the first ice cream flavors, created before vanilla? Today is World Oceans Day - Focus for 2018: Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean. On this day in 2006, the animated feature film “Cars,” produced by Pixar Animation Studios, roars into theaters across the United States.
Mon, Jun 11 Tue, Jun 12 Wed, Jun 13 Thu, Jun 14 Fri, Jun 15
It's Cousteau Day - Captain Cousteau's immense contributions to marine science and conservation advanced the science of scuba, and promoted environmental activism. Today is Man of Steel Day - "It's a bird!. . . It's a plane! . . . It's Superadmin!! Today is National Cupcake Lover's Day - The first mention of a cupcake recipe goes as far back as 1796 by Amelia Simms. It's World Blood Donor Day - Celebrating and thanking individuals who donate blood and encouraging those who have not yet donated blood to start donating. It's World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Focusing global attention on the problem of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of elders.
Mon, Jun 18 Tue, Jun 19 Wed, Jun 20 Thu, Jun 21 Fri, Jun 22
It's National Go Fishing Day - Grab your rod and reel and have a fin time. Today is National Cherry Tart Day. The film Jaws was released on this day in 1975. - "You'll never go in the water again." Today is Take Your Cat to Work Day - What could make work more purrfect than a cat? It's World Rainforest Day - Rainforests are vital for the survival of life on Earth. We depend on them for 20% of the oxygen we breathe and the freshwater we drink.
Mon, Jun 25 Wed, Jun 27 Thu, Jun 28 Fri, Jun 29 Sat, Jun 30
It's Color TV Day - Did you know color television had been in development as early as 1897? Today is International Pineapple Day. On this day in 1953, workers at a Chevrolet plant in Flint, Michigan, assemble the first Corvette. It's National Waffle Iron Day - The earliest waffle irons originated in the Netherlands around the 14th century. Gone With the Wind was published on this day in 1936 - but frankly I don't give a damn.

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