Fortune Cookie Day

Fortune Cookie Day

Every September 13th

Add a little fun and excitement to your life by celebrating Fortune Cookie Day. These engaging biscuits always have a suitably general clairvoyant message inside which normally promises good health, luck or fortune to the...

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Hug Your Hound Day

Hug Your Hound Day

13th September (Second Sunday of September)

Dogs have been standing alongside man since the dawn of history, being one of the first, if not the first, animal that we ever domesticated. Since then they’ve been warm and loving companions, loyal workers...

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Peanut Day

Peanut Day

Every September 13th

Did you know that peanuts have almost zero cholesterol? That's just one of many reasons why peanuts are such a popular ingredient, snack and superfood! Peanut Day is a chance to work some peanuts into your...

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Programmers’ Day

Programmers’ Day

13th September (256th (hexadecimal 100th, or the 28th) day of each year)

Computers, technology and software make the modern world go around - but for every piece of clever software, there's a programmer (and often teams of programmers) behind the scenes, solving problems with clever code, cloud security solutions...

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Roald Dahl Day

Roald Dahl Day

Every September 13th

If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.Roald Dahl James and the Giant Peach, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr. Fox...

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Grandparent’s Day

Grandparent’s Day

13th September

The inspiration behind Grandparent's Day was Marian McQuade. She instigated a campaign in the early 1970s aimed at highlighting the plight of lonely elderly people in care homes and encouraging grandchildren to take advantage of...

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Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day

Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day

Every September 13th

Despite sounding like most parents' worst nightmare, Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day is a day which can be both fun and fulfilling - for young and old alike! Originally pioneered by the Young Chefs Academy...

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Defy Superstition Day

Defy Superstition Day

Every September 13th

Stepping under a ladder on Friday 13th whilst clutching a horseshoe the right way up is a great way of starting off Defy Superstition Day. From throwing salt over your shoulder if you spill some...

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Positive Thinking Day

Positive Thinking Day

Every September 13th

Positive Thinking Day is a time set aside each year to concentrate on all things positive. An American entrepreneur started this day in 2003 so that people could commemorate the many rewards that can be...

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Celiac Awareness Day

Celiac Awareness Day

Every September 13th

After I was diagnosed with celiac disease, I said yes to food, with great enthusiasm. . . I vowed to taste everything I could eat, rather than focusing on what I could not.Shauna James Ahern...

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Piano Month

Piano Month

Every September

Tickle your keys for Piano Month! Celebrate an instrument that continues to be classical, contemporary and flexible at the same time; an instrument that contributed enormously to the development of music as we know it...

Read A New Book Month

Read A New Book Month

Every September

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons When you open the pages of a new book, you...

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Every September

”Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.” In 2015 there were 1.2 million reported cases of ovarian cancer, resulting is 161,000 deaths from this terrible disease. Most people know someone who has suffered from this...

Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month

Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month

Every September

”It’s a very unknown disease that’s very serious, very dangerous. The more you talk about it, the more you research, the more you share with other people… we can hopefully find more treatments, more cures...

Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide Prevention Month

Every September

”I think suicide is sort of like cancer was 50 years ago. People don’t want to talk about it, they don’t want to know about it. People are frightened of it, and they don’t understand...

Shake Month

Shake Month

Every September

”They say some of my stars drink whiskey, but I have found that ones who drink milkshakes don’t win many ball games.” ~Casey Stengel Milkshakes are a classic favorite among many Americans. Milkshake Day or Shake day...

Sewing Month

Sewing Month

Every September

“A good use for me is to let me go away with my sewing machine and come back with some really new stuff.” ~ Betsey Johnson Throughout history there has been a skill that beautifies our...

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Every September

There is one thing in the world that all of us can agree shouldn’t exist, and that’s the Child Oncology Ward in any hospital, anywhere. But living with cancer is a reality faced by thousands...

Hunger Action Month

Hunger Action Month

Every September

Hunger is a problem that exists throughout the world from third world countries to the shining pinnacle of modernity in places like Poland, Germany, and the United States. No one should have to go hungry...

Happy Cat Month

Happy Cat Month

Every September

They’re fuzzy, they’re adorable, they invade our lives and take complete command of it and we are their willing slaves. Of course we’re talking about that most amazing house pet, the cat. These animals have...

Honey Month

Honey Month

Every September

Honey Month is a celebratory and promotional event held annually during the month of September. Its purpose is to promote US beekeeping, the beekeeping industry and honey as a natural and beneficial sweetener. The journey of...

Chicken Month

Chicken Month

Every September

Chicken is a staple food of many western countries, and often taken for granted. Chicken Month aims to bring the humble chicken off the back-burner and into the spotlight, highlighting the versatility, value and importance...

Chiari Awareness Month

Chiari Awareness Month

Every September

I define who I am, Chiari is just a bully I beat up every morning when I get out of bedChiari Survivor For many of us headaches are a thing that we live with on...

Preparedness Month

Preparedness Month

Every September

“We cannot stop natural disasters but we can arm ourselves with knowledge: so many lives wouldn't have to be lost if there was enough disaster preparedness.” ~Petra Nemcova Preparedness Month is all about keeping people safe...

Mushroom Month

Mushroom Month

Every September

Mushrooms are miniature pharmaceutical factories, and of the thousands of mushroom species in nature, our ancestors and modern scientists have identified several dozens that have a unique combination of talents that improve our health.Paul Stamets...

Library Card Sign-up Month

Library Card Sign-up Month

Every September

"Libraries are community treasure chests, loaded with a wealth of information available to everyone equally, and the key to that treasure chest is the library card. I have found the most valuable thing in my...