NATIONAL THREAD THE NEEDLE DAY – July 25th 2016


National Thread the Needle Day July 25

 NATIONAL THREAD THE NEEDLE DAY

National Thread The Needle Day is observed annually on July 25th. This day may be interpreted in a variety of ways as “Threading the Needle” has multiple meanings.

Here are some of the different meanings of “Thread the Needle”:

  • Literal meaning – Taking thread and guiding it through a sewing needle
  • Metaphorical meaning – Finding a path through two opposing views (often used by politicians)
  • A type of billiards move where the ball is shot precisely through a narrow pathway
  • Is used as a yoga pose
  • Often employed in sports to describe a tight space in which to move the ball

HOW TO OBSERVE

Put on your glasses and thread a needle.  Or try a fancy billiards or basketball move. Can you twist into the yoga pose? Whichever one you chose to celebrate the day, post on social media using #ThreadTheNeedleDay.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: