Saturday, September 1, 2018

Brett's Monthly

It's that time of the month again when Brett provides a list of strange and not-so-strange holidays and celebrations for the coming month.  Thanks, Brett.  His list appears below, click on the daily ones to expand.  And a happy commencement of Spring to readers, or Autumn if you are in the Northern hemisphere.

  • Baby Safety Month
  • Chicken Month
  • Better Breakfast Month
  • Classical Music Month
  • Fall Hat Month
  • Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Honey Month
  • International Square Dancing Month
  • Little League Month
  • National Blueberry Popsicle Month
  • National Courtesy Month
  • National Piano Month
  • Self Improvement Month
Weekly Events
Emma M. Nutt Day, the first woman telephone operator
Internaional Bacon Day - Saturday before Labor Day
Labor Day First Monday of month
National Date Nut Bread Day - or December 22!?
Grandparent's Day - first Sunday after Labor Day
National Pet Memorial Day -second Sunday in September
Rosh Hashanah - begins at sundown, date varies
12 National Video Games Day - also see Video Games Day in July
13 Blame Someone Else Day - first  Friday the 13th of the year.
13 Uncle Sam Day - his image was first used in 1813
15 Felt Hat Day - On this day, men traditionally put away their felt hats.
16 National Women's Friendship Day - third Sunday in September
16 Wife Appreciation Day - third Sunday in September
18 Yom Kippur - begins at sundown
22 Eid-Ul-Adha - date varies
22 International Rabbit Day - Fourth Saturday in September
22 Natinal Hunting and Fishing Day - Fourth Saturday in September
23 Autumn Equinox - Fall begins! - date varies
23 Sukkot - begins at sundown, date varies
28 Ask a Stupid Question Day (one of my favorite days)
28 National Good Neighbor Day - Always September 28, previously the 4th Sunday in month
28 Native American Day - fourth Friday of the month
29 Confucius Day - Try your luck. Get a Fortune Cookie.

1 comment:

  1. Correction to calendar:

    6 - Fight Procrastination Day
    7 - Fight Procrastination Day (observed)


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