National Old Rock Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: January 7, 2017 is National Old Rock Day.

Old Rock Day

Old Rock Day, in spite of some false impression, is not a day of commemorating traditional Rock 'n' Roll tunes of days passed however is, as a matter of fact, the day that Geologists and amateur stone lovers take it upon themselves to show their recognition of all points fossilised and stony.

The specific origins of this day are confusing and unofficial but there has actually been a suggestion that this day was initial created by the cartoon household known as The Flintstones. Nobody from The Flintstones however was offered for remark.

This is also the day when children are often encouraged to head out and discover their initial "animal rock." It is a day that they can make use of to bond with their "pet" and glue the really starting of their lengthy future partnership. Unlike with other pets, "pet stones" never ever age or perish.

Various other celebrations on this day feature paint and embellishing the "encounters" of stones and of gathering together eye-catching pebbles and rocks to make low-cost and initial pieces of jewelry.

It is also the day that the pastime of creating a "stone yard" is definitely encouraged. Some towns and villages around the globe hold competitions on now to locate the best embellished "rock yard".

Old Rock Day: Take a look at Scotland's famous standing stone structures
Old Rock Day: Take a look at Scotland's famous standing stone structures

TODAY is Old Rock Day - a time to show appreciation for all things fossilised and stony. Scotland is home to a host of incredible monuments that have fascinated archaeologists and amateur rock enthusiasts. The first settlers arrived over 10,000 years ...

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