Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
March 13 : 07 days till Spring begins
Did you know that the Vernal Equinox marks the beginning of Spring in the Northern Hemisphere?
Occurring annually on March 20 or March 21, the Vernal Equinox marks one of two times of the year at which both hemispheres are equal distant from the Sun. So when spring has sprung, day and night are evenly divided into 12 hours periods.
Ah, spring. The snow fades away, the temperatures warm, and the days grow blissfully longer. The lovebirds are happily cooing in their new nests; and the daffodils and tulips are blooming. This year, get yourself ready to spring into springtime with our fun-filled spring trivia.
We’ll be presenting a new “Did You Know?” fun fact each day as we countdown to Spring on March 20th! So stop by again tomorrow.