Did you know....
The word "March" come from the Roman word "Martius." This was originally
the first month of the Roman calendar and named after Mars, the god of war. Originally
March was the first calendar year of the month until 1752 when the
Gregorian calendar was introduced.
"When March comes in like a lion it goes out like a lamb."
"Daffodils, that come before the swallow cares, and take the winds of March with beauty."
"A dry March and a wet May fill barns and bays with corn and hay."
"As it rains in March so it rains in June."
"March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers."
Did you know that March starts on the same day of the week as November every year.
March's flower is the daffodil. The daffodil represents hope.
March's birthstone is aquamarine. The gem symbolizes courage and bravery.