Many Americans have Monday off to celebrate a holiday too often associated with sales at car dealerships and furniture stores. But with your Android in hand, you can learn the true history behind Presidents Day. Take the opportunity to discover facts about our nation and its leaders, with these handy Android apps.
Smithsonian Channel (Free)
America’s most renowned museum network, the Smithsonian Channel’s Android app grants on-demand access to original series, full episodes, documentaries and fun facts. With a focus on American stories, the Smithsonian is certain to have media-rich content commemorating Presidents Day. With the app you’ll also be able to peruse the cable channel’s schedule, where you’ll find Monday’s program, and it includes an in-depth look at former President Thomas Jefferson’s bible. With his own spin on spirituality, Jefferson’s eclectic book is said to be a most intimate portrait of the country’s forefather.