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Robbie Burns Day

Jan 26, 2005

Robbie Burns Day is a Scottish holiday named after the poet who was born on January 25th, 1759. Any Robbie Burns festival includes bagpipes, Scotsmen in kilts, eating haggis and reading poetry!

Celebrating Full Moons

Nov 28, 2004

Full moons are magical and you can catch them once a month! Find out more about the history and myths of the moon.

Weird and Wacky Holidays

May 22, 2004

When most peeps think of holidays, they think of things like Christmas or Labor Day. They usually don't think of these...

Ask Guru Joe

May 05, 2004

If you've got a question that needs answering right now, Guru Joe is your man. Whatever your question, this dude's got the answers!

The Holiday called Holi

Mar 08, 2004

This holiday isn't just about spring cleaning. It's about adding some color to life. Kids can get away with pelting their teachers with colored water or powdered paints - how cool is that?

March Holidays (pg. 2)

Mar 02, 2004

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Who Wants To Escape From Planet Zug?

Feb 22, 2004

You've been captured and held prisoner on Planet Zug. Your only hope ofescape is to win this game! Play it now.

Canada's Heritage Day

Feb 16, 2004

Canada isn't the oldest country around but that doesn't mean Canadians don't appreciate their history. Get the 411 on Canada's Heritage Day here!

Gary's Gravity Challenge

Feb 10, 2004

Think you have the gravity-defying skills to blast Gary back into orbit? Play Gary's Gravity Challenge right here and find out!

Arbor Day

Apr 28, 2003

Did you know there's a day dedicated to trees? It's called Arbor Day and we celebrate it every year on the last Friday in April.

Columbus Day

Oct 15, 2002

What do you have to do to get a holiday named after you? You could do what Christopher Columbus did and discover some land!

Canadian Thanksgiving

Oct 12, 2002

Although the United States and Canada share much of the same culture, the origins of Canadian Thanksgiving are actually more closely connected to the traditions of Europe than America. Find out why!

International Women's Day (pg. 2)

Mar 09, 2002

March 8th is International Women's Day. This doesn't mean women from all over the world get together and go on a huge shopping spree. Instead, they look back and remember decades of struggling for equality, justice, peace and change. - Page 2

International Women's Day (pg. 3)

Mar 09, 2002

March 8th is International Women's Day. This doesn't mean women from all over the world get together and go on a huge shopping spree. Instead, they look back and remember decades of struggling for equality, justice, peace and change. - Page 3

More December Holidays

Dec 23, 2001

Check out the rest of the fun December holidays.

Politically Correct Christmas

Dec 10, 2001

Be careful how you decorate your place this Christmas. You wouldn't want to offend anyone. You better take down that Santa. Oh, and don't put up a nativity scene. And those tunes have to go.

Mid-Autumn Festival

Oct 10, 2001

The Chinese start preparing for Mid-Autumn Festival weeks in advance. The holiday is all about the moon so get your howling voice ready. OK, so there's no howling...but you do get to eat mooncakes.

Dragon Boat Festival

Jul 04, 2001

One of the oldest festivals is the Dragon Boat Festival. It's over 2000 years old and is one of the three most important annual Chinese holidays. Be sure to check out the boat races this year.

Cheese Chase Tradition

May 30, 2001

Every year on May 22 people in England chase a large chunk of cheese down a very steep hill. It’s not a pretty picture - people end up bleeding and injured as they chase after cheese.

April Fool's Day History - Practical Jokes

Apr 29, 2001

April Fool's Day happens on the first day of April but do you know why we play tricks, gags and practical jokes on one another? Find out here!

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Quiz! Which Beyblade Bladebreaker Are You?

You're having lunch in the cafeteria when a couple of peeps nearby start getting rowdy. What do you do?
  • Step in and break up the argument so nobody gets hurt.
  • Move to a new table so they don't spill your lunch.
  • Talk to them and see if you can calm them down.
  • Find out what the problem is and tell them how to solve it.