National JoyGerm Day
National JoyGerm Day is an annual celebration observed on January 8th of every year. Obviously, you would have found out what this Day is with its name. You are here to spread the joy, kindness, being positive as like how the germs get spread. Smile and let others smile as to make your surroundings a happier place to live in. Nothing wrong with spreading such good germs as happiness should be highly infectious. National JoyGerm Day is celebrated as to encourage people to spread a type of germ that is good both for the spreader and the one who gets infected. It is the perfect time to spread the happiness and joy which you have in you with others and thereby to make them feel better.
“Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” – Joseph Campbell
History of National JoyGerm Day
The National JoyGerm Day has been celebrated since the year 1981. Joan White has established this celebration Day. January 7th is chosen as it was the birthday of White’s mother. She has gained such energy from her mother, and as to honor her mother, Ms. White has created this day. It is quite a surprise as Ms. White, a retired advertising and public relations specialist who thought to display her creativity and positive thinking in a way to promote the idea of joy germs. The Day has been spread infectiously through the efforts of Ms. White and the radio shows, TV interviews, newsletters, magazines, postcards, and hug coupons. More than 180,000 cards carrying members in all 50 states from all over the world carry Joygerm cards.
Other Celebrations on January 8
January 8 is also celebrated as
- National Argyle Day
- Show & Tell At Work Day
- Earths Rotation Day
- National Bubble Bath Day
- Poetry At Work Day
How to Celebrate National JoyGerm Day
Celebrating the National JoyGerm Day is quite a simple task. It is easy to spread the smile, happiness, and joy which you feel with others. Just smile at the person you meet on this Day as to make it an excellent celebration. Be little more friendly to spread the joygerm with others. Indulge yourself in making this infectious joygerm present on every person. You can share smiling smileys with your chat, email, or can send your dear ones with a card with your heartfelt words that make the reader smile. Share your joyous moments with your dear ones to make this Day more enjoyable. You can even spread the joygerm on the social media using the hashtag #JoyGermDay.