World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

Every June 14th

The history of blood donation goes back further than you might expect, reaching as far back as the 17th century. The medical specialists of the time knew that blood was a vital element in the...

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Flag Day

Flag Day

Every June 14th

It’s time to rally round… Whether it’s a huge Stars and Stripes flapping on the porch, or just a lapel pin, find a way to mark a unique day in a unique nation. While the Fourth...

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Jerky Day

Jerky Day

14th June (Second Thursday of June)

You might be a redneck if you think that beef jerky and Moon Pies are two of the major food groups.Jeff Foxworthy For millennia mankind has gained the benefits of consuming a diet containing meat, with...

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Bourbon Day

Bourbon Day

Every June 14th

Nobody needs an excuse to enjoy the odd tipple, but Bourbon Day gives the perfect excuse to dust off a bottle of this fine whiskey and have a few glasses. Legend has it that the...

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World Meat Free Week

World Meat Free Week

11th June - 17th June

Some people enjoy meat greatly, and some don’t care for it too much and therefore it little to none. Some people make the decision to not eat meat at all because they love animals, and...

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International Bath Day

International Bath Day

Every June 14th

Legend has it that on June 14th Greek mathematician, scientist and scholar, Archimedes, discovered while taking a bath that an object’s volume could be accurately measured by being submerged in water! Unable to contain his...

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Farm Workers Day

Farm Workers Day

14th June (2nd Thursday of June)

Farm Workers Day is a day to celebrate and be grateful for all the hard work that farmers do to keep fresh food coming. Vegetables, meat, herbs - the staples of your grocery bag all...

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Camping Month

Camping Month

Every June

The suns up, the birds are singing, and the mosquitoes are finally hatching from their larval phase. Ok, it isn’t all rainbows and fresh fish, but June is Camping Month, and it’s a great opportunity...

Care For Your Grandparents Month

Care For Your Grandparents Month

Every June

EIJING—Confucius described old age as a ‘good and pleasant thing’ which caused you to be ‘gently shouldered off the stage, but given a comfortable front stall as spectator’. This honorable sentiment paints a melancholic image...

Audiobook Month

Audiobook Month

Every June

Who doesn’t love cozying down with a good book now and then? It’s a great way to pass the time and can take you on wonderful adventures in other worlds, or recount amazing lives of...

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month

Every June

For millions of people around the world, the most traumatic events of their lives have never ended. PTSD is a lingering reminder that turns every day into a potential minefield, with flashbacks and triggers potentially...

International Mud Month

International Mud Month

Every June

”There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.” ~ Carl Sandburg We sit each day in cubicles and under flickering lights...

Candy Month

Candy Month

Every June

While we may celebrate candy all year long, June has the privilege of being the official Candy Month. No one seems entirely sure why or how June became Candy Month but, when the title gives...

Great Outdoors Month

Great Outdoors Month

Every June

If you love getting out and about and enjoying yourself, Great Outdoors Month is the perfect month for you! It's a great opportunity to encourage children in the importance of outside play and how getting...

Country Cooking Month

Country Cooking Month

Every June

If you love traditional home cooking, Country Cooking Month is the perfect month to try something new. This special month was created to promote simple, healthy home cooked meals. You could even try growing some...

Soul Food Month

Soul Food Month

Every June

The African-American culinary heritage is rich, enticing, and positively delicious. Soul Food Month is there to celebrate this long and varied tradition. It is sponsored by the Culinary Historians of Chicago, a city famous for...

Iced Tea Month

Iced Tea Month

Every June

Iced tea is a sweet, refreshing, cold drink which can be enjoyed all year round. It can be made in a number of flavours, including lemon or peach. It's often served with ice cubes and...

Dairy Month

Dairy Month

Every June

Do you like Ice Cream? What about Yoghurt? Mozarella Cheese? Cheddar? Munster? Do white sauces on pasta make you drool? Is your coffee not complete without a rich pour of half and half? When you...

Pride month

Pride month

Every June

I think being gay and gay people are the most wonderful things in the world. I wish all of us could have the power and pride to benefit from what is rightfully ours. Why isn't...

Guitars On The Beach

Guitars On The Beach

Every June

A guitar can be so human, so sorrowful, so angry, and I wanted to figure out how to achieve that vibe without having to actually use guitars, because 'Badlands' is a very futuristic record -...