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Mother’s Day holiday is 100

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Did you know that the Mother’s Day holiday is 100 years old this year?

The U.S. Congress, in a joint resolution, established the second Sunday of May as Mother’s Day on May 8, 1914.

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Anna Jarvis was the woman who was in charge of the campaign to establish the holiday, and President Woodrow Wilson listened.

For reading materials on Mother’s Day, come to your library.

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