Though this document was posted as a source of prompts for genealogy bloggers by Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers, I want to share it with you because I just found it a fascinating read! It lists a bunch of famous, infamous and obscure holidays so that when someone is desperate for a blog topic, they might find a worthy suggestion!
I just found it fun to read ... some of the ones I found funny (based just on the name and having NO idea what the event/celebration is about) are:
· Something on a stick day
· National open an umbrellas indoor day
· For Pete’s sake day
Which ones caught your eye? Are there any good "genealogical" ones we need to celebrate?
copyright © National Ge
nealogical Society, 3108 Columbia Pike, Suite 300, Arlington, Virginia 22204-4370. http://www.ngsgenealogy.org.
Republication of UpFront articles is permitted and encouraged for non-commercial purposes without express permission from
NGS. Please drop us a note telling us where and when you are using the article. Express written permission is required if you wish to republish UpFront articles for commercial purposes. You may send a request for express written permission to [email protected]. All republished articles may not be edited or reworded and must contain the copyright statement found at the bottom of each UpFront article.
Think your friends, colleagues, or fellow genealogy researchers would find this blog post interesting? If so, please let them know that anyone can read past UpFront with NGS posts or subscribe!
Suggestions for topics for future UpFront with
NGS posts are always welcome. Please send any suggested topics to [email protected].