Diversity Days

Poster (Some rights reserved) Free, open, and public. We celebrate Diversity Days May 21 and 22 as a deep dive into the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (Día Mundial de la Diversidad Cultural Para el diálogo y el desarrollo) (May 21) and the International Day for Biological Diversity (Día Internacional de …

International Museum Day 2022

Poster (Some rights reserved) To celebrate May 18, International Museum Day, please tag, tweet, and follow your fave museums on the social web. Hashtags: #IMD2022 #InternationalMuseumDay Key words: Access, Community-Driven, Digitization, Education, Sustainability On International Museum Day 2022, ICOM wants to explore the potential of museums to bring about positive change in their communities through …

Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Ron Mader, May 2022 (Some rights reserved) For those visiting (or living in Las Vegas) Seven Magic Mountains has been a go-to, whimsical delight since May 11, 2016. Blue Highway travel meets a kaleidoscope of colors. Can stacked, day-glo boulders be an inspired roadside attraction? Yes, with free admission. Hashtags: #7magicmountains #UgoRondinone #JeanDryLake See …

May 12 is the International Day of Plant Health

Photo: Rojas de Cuauhtemoc (Some rights reserved) A legacy of the the 2020-2021 International Year of Plant Health and starting in 2022, May 12 is the International Day of Plant Health. Hashtag: #PlantHealthDay Key Linksfao.org/plant-health-dayInternational Day of Plant Health: Get Involved! (PDF)@FAO Press ReleasesPlant health summit aims to boost food security, safeguard human healthPress Release: …

Humanities

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Humanities = the study of how people process and document the human experience HeadlinesDuring coronavirus, we need social sciences and humanities more than ever – Radio National [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] American Council of Learned SocietiesThe American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) – acls.org – is a nonprofit federation of 78 scholarly organizations …

05 • May • Mayo

Photo: Ron Mader, Cape Town View (2011) (Some rights reserved) We celebrate May Day, World Press Freedom Day, Cinco de Mayo, International Museum Day, European Day of Parks, Africa Day. The first full week in May is recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week in the USA. The first Saturday in May is World Labyrinth …

Clark County Museum

Photo: Ron Mader, Heritage Holidays (Some rights reserved) One of Planeta.com’s Vegas Faves and a Boulder Highway highlight: Open daily 9am-430pm, Clark County Museum is a place for locals to immerse themselves in regional history and to recommend visiting friends and family. It’s one of the finest small museums / cultural centers in the country. …

Cinco de Mayo

Artwork (Some rights reserved) Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a special holiday in Mexico, primarily celebrated in the state of Puebla, with lesser recognition elsewhere in the country. It is a popular celebration in the USA. Hashtags: #CincoDeMayo #5deMayo The date commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France during the French-Mexican …

Community

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Community = a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common Features Places Planeta.com

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross (Some rights reserved) Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held annually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2022 dates: October 1-9. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta Key Linksballoonfiesta.comLive StreamAmericas ChallengeBike [email protected] Questions What are the food concessions? What are the most popular foods served at the …