HAPPY

BOOK LOVERS

DAY!!



August is:


August 1-

 National Girlfriends Day

Raspberry Cream Pie Day


August 3-

Watermelon Day


August 4-

U.S. Coastguard Day

Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

International Beer Day


August 4-6-

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta


August 5-

National Clown Day

Campfire Day


August 6-

Sisters Day 


August 7-

Full Sturgeon Moon


August 9-

BOOK LOVERS DAY!

Rice Pudding Day


August 11-

Presidential Joke Day


August 13-

Left Hander's Day


August 15-

Relaxation Day


August 16-

National Tell a Joke Day


August 17-

National Non Profit Day


August  19-

National Honeybee Awareness Day


August 21-

Total Solar Eclipse

Senior Citizens Day


August 22-

National Tooth Fairy Day


August 26-

Women's Equality Day

National Dog Day


August 27-

Global Forgiveness Day


August 28-

Chinese Valentine's Day


August 30-

Frankenstein Day (??)



Famous August Born Folks


Bill Clinton

Andy Warhol

Barack Obama

Jerry Garcia

Martha Stewart

Lucille Ball

Charlize Theron

Dustin Hoffman

Alfred Hitchcock

Madonna

Hulk Hogan

Fidel Castro

Don Ho

Halle Berry

Sir Walter Scott

Napoleon Bonaparte

Kathy Lee Gifford

Robert De Niro

Michael Jackson

Sean Penn

Roman Polanski

Patrick Swayze

Coco Chanel

Madeleine Stowe

Robert Redford

Malcolm Forbes

H.P. Lovecraft

Connie Chung

Al Roker

Kenny Rogers

Ray Bradbury

Tori Amos

Gene Kelly

Mother Teresa

Leo Tolstoy


 



Check out these sites for some cool Pittsburgh events~


Concerts

Food

Festivals-Fairs-Flea markets

Family & Free Events

Pirates Baseball & Sporting Events

Fireworks

Volunteer opportunities

Summer Reading 

Classes

Day camps & Free Lunches



www.carnegielibrary.org


www.pittsburghmagazine.com


www.downtownpittsburgh.com


www.pghcitypaper.com


www.pittsburgh-downtown.com


www.visitpittsburgh.com




*****HAPPY AUGUST 2017*****




* AUGUST 2017 *

 


Fun Facts About August:



Flower: Poppy & Gladiolus


Birthstone: Onyx & Agate


Color: Peridot- Pale green 

 

Zodiac: Leo/Virgo


August was named after Julius's grandnephew, Augustus Caesar, in 8 B.C. 


The August full moon is called Sturgeon Moon  because it was believed to be the time that Sturgeon was most plentiful. Many cultures call August the Harvest Month.




 


National Golf Month  

National Eye Exam Month

Family Fun Month

Dog Days of Summer

International Clown Week


HELLO, AUGUST!


Don't forget to stay on top of your summer reading and other cool happenings at your local library. Secure a library card, pick out some good reads, check out the daily/weekly events, and join the fun. Best of all, make some new friends! 


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www.carnegielibrary.org