Events Calendar Archive

June 4, 2010 - June 6, 2010

Harvard Milk Days Festival

This salute to the dairy famer held in Harvard, Ill., includes a parade, evening entertainment, show featuring crafts and “udder” neat stuff, horse shows, grilling competition, Market Place, milk-drinking contest, antique tractor display, carnival, fireworks, 2-mile milk run, 2-mile milk walk, 10K milk run, junior dairy cattle show, talent show, hot-air balloon launch and wee farm. Estimated attendance is 100,000.

June 1, 2010 - June 30, 2010

June Dairy Month

Observed since 1937, June Dairy Month promotes national awareness of the quality and nutritional benefits of refrigerated dairy foods

May 2, 2010 - May 8, 2010

Be Kind to Animals Week

To promote kindness and humane care towards animals. Observed since 1915, the week is celebrated annually during the first full week of May.

April 22, 2010

Earth Day

40th Anniversary of the annual day dedicated to broadening support, rekindling public commitment and building community activism for environmental programs.