1.) Today is National No Bra Day, which is meant to bring awareness to the breast cancer survivors who cant go without a bra because they need it to hold their prosthesis in after surgery.
The day is meant to raise funds for breast cancer research.?Click here if you’d like to donate to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, here for Susan G. Komen and here for the American Cancer Society.
It’s also Ada Lovelace Day!??Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace was born in 1815 and died in 1852. During her life she was an English mathematician and writer. She is known for her work on Charles Babbage’s general purpose computer and is credited as ?the first computer programmer.
On Ada Lovelace Day, we celebrate and encourage women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.
2.) Recently, Americas most serious craft beer brewers competed at the Great America Beer Festival (GABF) in Denver. Growlers Beer Bistro in Tuckhoe will be serving the GABFs top prize winning beers on Thursday, Oct. 15 for Gold Medal Night.
Winning a gold medal at the Great American Beer Festival is a big deal, says Eric Lorberfeld, owner of Growlers Beer Bistro. Every brewer wants one and beer lovers can taste the difference. Were really excited to share a few of these at this event.
Youll get the chance to taste six of these world-class beers at Growlers from 7-10 p.m. on Thursday, and get bragging rights for the rest of the week.
If you cant afford to travel the country for these world class beer conventions or tickets to that fancy beer tasting event, Growlers has craft beer events every Thursday night and has 17 taps open, a post-event raffle, and the chance to win a growler full of your beer of choice.