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January Happenings & Fun Facts

Coloring Page Exhibit  The library will be displaying adult coloring pages created by local residents during the month of January.  Be sure to come in and see the coloring pages as each one is different and colorful.

carnation January Fun Facts 

  • Flower - carnation or snowdrop
  • National Blood Donor Month
  • National Literacy Month
  • National Soup Month
  • Martin Luther Kind Day
  • First month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars
  • In the Czech language January is called Leden meaning ice month
  • January 1, 1963 Emancipation Proclamation
  •  January 4, 1896 Utah became the 45th state
  • January 2, 1012 New Mexico became the 47th state