June is:

Adopt a Cat Month

National Camping Month

National Country Cooking Month

Child Vision Awareness Month

International Men's Month

National Scoliosis Awareness

Women's Golf Month

PTSD Awareness


June 1-7 Fishing Week


June 1- Dare Day


June 2- National Doughnut Day


June 5- World Environment Day


June 6- National Yo-Yo Day


June 8- Best Friends Day


June 9- Full Strawberry Moon


June 12- Anne Frank Birthday


June 14- Flag Day


June 18- Father's Day

International Picnic Day


June 20- World Refugee Day


June 21- Summer Solstice!

National Yoga Day


June 23- Public Service Day

Take Your Dog to Work Day


June 27- Sun Glasses Day


June 28- Paul Bunyan Day



 

 

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! 


www.ala.org


www.carnegielibrary.org



"In June, as many as a dozen species may burst their buds on a single day. No man can heed all of these anniversaries; no man can ignore all of them."

-Aldo Leopold

Celebrate Father's Day 2017

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

* June 2017 *

 


Fun Facts About June:



Flower: Rose or Honeysuckle  


Birthstone: Pearl or Moonstone


Color: Rose

 

Zodiac: Gemini/Cancer


June is named after the Roman Goddess, Juno. Goddess of marriage, wife of Jupiter.


The June full moon is named the Strawberry Full Moon, as various tribes would gather their ripened strawberries during this time. (Yummm)


According to superstition, it's good luck to marry in June. Marry In June, you won't marry a goon. (I just made that up.)




Famous June born folks: 


W. B. Yeats

Tobias Wolff

George Orwell

Anderson Cooper

Helen Keller

Jerry Stiller

Marilyn Monroe

Judy Garland

Morgan Freeman

Amy Schumer

Anne Frank

Michael J. Fox

Lana Del Rey

Johnny Depp

Tupac Shakur

Angelina Jolie

Henry VIII of England

Natalie Portman

Ice Cube

Paul McCartney

Mark Wahlberg

Meryl Streep

Liam Neeson

Nicole Kidman

Gene Wilder

John Cusack




*** Have a wonderful June! ***