Special Days in August has been updated for 2017 – https://stilllearningsomethingnew.com/2017/07/26/special-days-in-august-2017/
The 2016 August calendar has loads of special days! The following list is made up of August’s holidays, observances, food themes, awareness days , famous birthdays, science and historic based anniversaries, and more. So, if you want an occasion to celebrate, pick up some trivia, or add foods to your menu, this is the right place for you. And, of course you’ll find multiple opportunities for “on the calendar” themed studies for your homeschool, classroom, or co-op/support group.