Archive for August 28th, 2009

(August 28) Today we're celebrating . . .  Dream Day Quest and Jubilee

Friday, August 28th, 2009

Dream Day Quest and Jubilee
The 3rd of three annual Emancipation Days of Respect which honors the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. by promoting unity, respect and remembrance.

On this the anniversary of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream Speech” (Aug. 28, 1963), you are requested to wear black and white to show respect for Peoplehood in the Spirit of WAO (We Are One).

The Emancipation Days of Respect are Humanitarian Day (January 15th – MLK’s Birthday), Victims of Violence Holy Day (April 4th – Anniversary of MLK’s death) and Dream Day Quest and Jubilee (August 28th – Anniversary of King’s “I Have a Dream” speech)

Visit our Martin Luther King, Jr. Day site to see & hear the “I Have a Dream” speech.

More information: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on the Net – The Emancipation Days of Respect

Did You Know? Countdown to September 2009 (08/28)

Friday, August 28th, 2009

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Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
About the Month of September

August 28 : 04 days to September

Did you know that the month of September is named after the Latin word “septem”, meaning seven?

Although September is the 9th month of the Gregorian calendar, it was the 7th month of the Roman calendar, during the time that the month was given its name.

Back to School! Back to Work! Back to Life!

Join us as we present a new “Did You Know?” fact each day as we countdown to the month of September! So stop by again tomorrow.

Sources: Daily Holidays on the Net, Holidaypedia: September


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