Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Kidzworld Logo

April Holidays (pg. 2)

Apr 01, 2016

ANZAC Day :: April 25th

This is one of Australia's and New Zealand's most important holidays. They celebrate it like we celebrate Remembrance or Veteran's Day. ANZAC stands for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. ANZAC soldiers fought for their countries and won, but even more significant than this event is that they were all volunteers, including the 8,000 who died in battle.

Arbor Day :: Last Friday of April (In Most States)

Arbor means tree, which makes Arbor Day a fitting name for a holiday about trees. Arbor Day is on the last Friday in April in most US states, but some places celebrate this holiday at different times of the year. Over a hundred years ago, one guy, J. Sterling Morton, changed the Nebraska prairie into the tree-covered state it is today. He used his position as the editor of Nebraska's first newspaper to encourage others to keep planting trees. On the first Arbor Day, the people of Nebraska planted over one million trees.

For more April Holidays, click here!

Related Stories:


1 Comment

Related Stories

April Fools Day is all about playing fun pranks on family and friends! Time to test your IQ about...
There are lots of April 2015 holidays like April Fools' Day, Ching Ming, Arbor Day, ANZAC Day and...
Did you know there's a day dedicated to trees? It's called Arbor Day and we celebrate it every ye...
This is one of Australia's most important national holidays. April 25th is the anniversary of the...

Are You an April Fools' Prankster?

  • Yep, everyone calls me the king of pranks.
  • I've played some hilarious pranks in the past, but I don't do it every year.
  • I'm not familiar with pranks, but now that I've read Kidzworld's article...
  • No, I hate jokes and pranks - bah!

Random In The Forums

Pink_Cool_Girl posted in General:
Title says it all.
reply about 1 hour
Pink_Cool_Girl posted in General:
"AwesomeIvysaurGirl34" wrote:What kind of question is that? ALL OF THEM!!Lol true 
reply about 2 hours
What kind of question is that? ALL OF THEM!!
reply about 2 hours
rainbowpoptart posted in General:
"ValenciaRose" wrote: "rainbowpoptart" wrote: "ValenciaRose" wrote: At this time I'm not in the mood for a coffee. But sure, how about you go and have your coffee while I keep winning? How does that sound? Go right ahead. I'll make my comeback eventually.  [s:p/zxl] Aah will that be sometime after you lose?  Technically, I suppose.   [s:p/1ke9]
reply about 3 hours
9:43 Canadian. 
reply about 5 hours