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.