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Labor Day

 

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International Day of Charity

National Cheese Pizza Day

 

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K-DAY

HAPPY 906 DAY

 

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Keweenaw Brewfest

National Beer Lover's Day

 

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Color Run 2019

 

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National "I LOVE FOOD DAY"

 

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National Peanut Day

 

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FREE Mead Tasting Event with Algomah Meadery

 

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National Linguine Day

Batman Day!

 

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Mexican Independence Day

 

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International Talk Like a Pirate Day

 

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National Pepperoni Pizza Day

 

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PARADE OF NATIONS

30th Annual Parade of Nations and Multicultural Festival

Michigan Technological University Fall Open House

 

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Michigan Tech Homecoming Week

 

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First Day of Autumn

 

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National Food Service Workers Day

Michigan Technological University 2019 Fall Career Fair

 

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Kraft Hockeyville USA 2019

 

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National Drink Beer Day

 

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National Coffee Day

 

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National Hot Mulled Cider Day

 
     

September 25, 2019

National Food Service Workers Day

On National Food Service Workers Day, take a moment to thank the amazing chefs, sous chefs, waiters/waitresses and kitchen staffs/managers at your favorite deli/cafe/diner/restaurant.

Tip Extra today!!!
(Remember, over 25% of the US workforce has at one time worked in food service!)

Five Waiter Quotes

"A Cannibal is a person who walks into a restaurant and orders a waiter."

"A diplomat these days is nothing, but a head waiter who is allowed to sit down occasionally."

"Epitaph for a dead waiter --- God finally caught his eye."

"I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said, 'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'"

"I never taste the wine first in restaurants, I just ask the waiter to pour."

Today's Food History

On this day in 1777: Johann Heinrich Lambert died. He proved that Apple pie was irrational. Oops --- never mind --- that was 'pi' that he proved was an irrational number.

On this day in 1843: Melville Reuben Bissell was born. Bissell invented the carpet sweeper in 1876.

On this day in 1879: The Cream Separator was patented.

On this day in 1974: It is first reported that freon from aerosol cans is destroying the ozone layer above the earth.

On this day in 1976: The largest dolphin caught with rod and reel weighed 87 pounds. It was caught off the coast of Costa Rica.

On this day in 1985: William Cumming Rose died. An American biochemist, he researched amino acids, and established the importance of the 8 essential amino acids in human nutrition.

 

 
 

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