Pardon Day

Pardon Day

Every September 8th

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” - Mahatma Gandhi Forgiveness, the process by which an offended party chooses to change the way they feel about someone who has committed the offense...

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Literacy Day

Literacy Day

Every September 8th

In an age of enlightenment, technology and modern living, it's amazing that it's estimated that nearly 800 million adults worldwide lack basic literacy skills. Literacy Day aims to highlight the importance and value of literary education...

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World Physical Therapy Day

World Physical Therapy Day

Every September 8th

The human body is remarkably easy to damage and break, and no more so than when participating in strenuous physical activity such as sporting or athletic activity. Physical therapists work to undo damage, educate on healthy...

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Actors’ Day

Actors’ Day

Every September 8th

To be, or not to be, that is the question for Actors' Day! Don your shakespeare costume, learn your lines, and take centre stage for a day that celebrates all things thespian.

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Iguana Awareness Day

Iguana Awareness Day

Every September 8th

What's not to love about an aggressive, cold-blooded, reptile with nasty bite and a powerfully strong tail? Learn all about these cute critters and how to care for them on Iguana Awareness Day. As with so many...

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Star Trek Day

Star Trek Day

Every September 8th

“I haven’t faced death. I’ve cheated death. I’ve tricked my way out of death and patted myself on the back for my ingenuity; I know nothing.” ~ James T. Kirk, Star Trek II: The Wrath of...

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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...