Nothing Day

Nothing Day

Every January 16th

Nothing Day has been commemorated since 1973. The day is literally about doing nothing at all, placing it in a similar vein to other such surreal non-occasions as an Un-Birthday or Buy Nothing Day. There...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

16th January (third Monday of January)

“Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -...

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Appreciate A Dragon Day

Appreciate A Dragon Day

Every January 16th

The dragon is a powerful symbol in mythology all over the world, from Europe to Asia and beyond. Appreciate A Dragon Day encourages you to explore the cultural significance of the dragon in your society...

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International Hot and Spicy Food Day

International Hot and Spicy Food Day

Every January 16th

For one red-hot day a year, the world’s chili heads, heat-seekers and extreme eaters can take their passion to extremes. International Hot and Spicy Foods Day sparks a wildfire of events, from habanero-eating challenges to...

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Religious Freedom Day

Religious Freedom Day

Every January 16th

Religions and religious organizations have been responsible for a great deal of good being done in the world, from the founding of wordlwide charity organizations to simply inspiring people to be kinder and humbler on...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Day

16th January (Third Monday in January)

I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe...

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Hot Tea Month

Hot Tea Month

Every January

A warm, steaming cup of tea is welcome at any time of day, especially in the cold winter months. Whether as an alternative to coffee with the rich tradition of Irish Breakfast tea, or as...

International Brain Teaser Month

International Brain Teaser Month

Every January

Everyone loves a good riddle. Brain teasers are an excellent way to keep our minds sharp and focused. Many teachers have their students practice them in class, but have you done many as an adult?...

Hobby Month

Hobby Month

Every January

Hobbies - we all have one or more. From reading to gaming, we all have something that keeps our minds busy. So join us as we delve into the pages of the book that is...

Get A Balanced Life Month

Get A Balanced Life Month

Every January

We are obsessed with getting our lives into some sort of a balanced state, be it getting our work in order, keeping track of the kids birthdays and gifts, or even day to day activities...

Clean Up Your Computer Month

Clean Up Your Computer Month

Every January

Computers - we have all had to deal with them one way or another. From video games to social media, these technological creations also come with an important note. If we want to keep our...

Get Organized Day

Get Organized Month

Every January

Are you organized? It’s an important question. There are many ways of being organized, but some of us certainly have better organizational skills than others. A bit of organization can make even the most chaotic...

Creativity Month

Creativity Month

Every January

Never underestimate the power and importance of creativity in your life, or in business for that matter. While sometimes doing what’s familiar work best, it’s important to remember that thinking outside the box is just...

Celebration Of Life Month

Celebration Of Life Month

Every January

It’s the beginning of a new year, and that makes it the perfect time to start appreciating the lives that we lead, and the blessings that come to us every day. Part of that recognition...

Brainteaser Month

Brainteaser Month

Every January

Who doesn't love a brainteaser – or more importantly, the satisfaction of successfully completing one? Brainteasers take many forms. For those who are fond of words there are crosswords, wordsearches and acrostics, while for the...

Oatmeal Month

Oatmeal Month

Every January

Oatmeal cookies, instant oatmeal, Oat grain breads, just to name a few. Oats have been part of the world’s diet. It’s been used for everything from deserts to grain for animals, and is still one...

Be Kind To Food Servers Month

Be Kind To Food Servers Month

Every January

Every time you go to a restaurant, whether it’s McDonald’s or a ritzy 5 star restaurant, you’re being served by someone who’s part of the food service industry. These people make everything we love about...

Soup Month

Soup Month

Every January

When the cold weather is in abundance, what better way to sit down and warm up than with a nice, warm bowl of soup? Where did soup come from, and how was it created? Let’s...

Down syndrome awareness month

Every January

People with Down syndrome can do anything. They just do it at their own pace. Give them a chance, and you will be rewarded beyond your greatest expectations. Madeline Stuart Down Syndrome is one of the...