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Winnie the Pooh Day

Friday, January 18, 2013

Winnie the Pooh Day

When : Always January 18th

Winnie the Pooh Day is an opportunity to enjoy your favorite bear and all of his friends. This day was created to celebrate the birth of A.A .Milne in 1882. He was an author of children's story books, and created Winnie the Pooh and his friends. Winnie's pals include Christopher Robin, Tigger, Eeyore, Piglet, and Roo.

Have some fun today. Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day by reading some storybooks about the adventures of Winnie and his friends. Don't read them alone. Read them with young children.

Did you Know? In his works, he was known as A.A. Milne. The initials stand for Allan Alexander.

Origin of Winnie the Pooh Day:
We know why this day was created. But the creator of the day, and the year it was created, is unknown.
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PMAY0313 1/20/2013 1:40AM

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PATRICIAAK 1/18/2013 7:37PM

    I've enjoyed Pooh - reading it to younger sibs, then children and, later, grandchildren. The stories are timeless.

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TXTOAD9970 1/18/2013 3:45PM

    I love Winnie the Pooh and his friends. I think Tigger is my favorite. I wish I had as much energy as him! Thanks for the trip down memory lane...
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LITTLEWIND53 1/18/2013 2:40PM

    One of my older sisters told me that her husband called me Eeyore when I was very small.
My favorite is Tigger..... I just love his HooHoo!

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PLMITCH 1/18/2013 1:29PM

    Nothing personal against Pooh, but my ex-wife and her g/f used to think of themselves as "Pooh and Piglet", so I've just had a hard time getting into these characters anymore...

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HANSBRINK 1/18/2013 12:46PM

  I always felt sorry for Piglet. Often he was Pooh's sidekick and seemed to be the one to suffer from Pooh's decision's. EG The Heffalump Trap.

Did enjoy reading Benjamin Hoff's books The Tao of Pooh and The Te of Piglet.

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LINDAMARIEZ1 1/18/2013 11:44AM

    YA GOTTA LOVE

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SONYALATRECE 1/18/2013 11:13AM

    I call my son Pooh Bear because he was so cute with the perfect round head.
He loves hugs too!
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Sonya

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BRENDA_G50 1/18/2013 9:53AM

    My Pooh bear is watching me while I'm on my computer...I have collected over 100 teddy bears from all over and Pooh is one of my favorite emoticon

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TOMWAMP 1/18/2013 9:08AM

    I love Winnie the Pooh and all his friends. Many good memory's of reading the books and watching the cartoons with my 3 boys.

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