Building and Code Staff Appreciation Day

Building and Code Staff Appreciation Day

Every September 1st

Happy Building and Code Staff Appreciation Day! If this is your field, then chances are you don't feel the love every day, so live it up! Celebrate with a department lunch (that way you know...

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Emma M Nutt Day

Emma M Nutt Day

Every September 1st

Long ago, in 1878, the first telephone operator started working for the Boston Telephone Dispatch Company. What image do you have in your mind when you think of a phone operator? Clean white blouse...

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World Beard Day

World Beard Day

2nd September (First Saturday of September)

The beard has been the symbol of manliness since time out of mine, close trimmed, full and properly manicured, even wild and bushy and out of control, the beard stands supreme. It has stood for...

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International Turkey Vulture Day

International Turkey Vulture Day

2nd September (First Saturday in September)

It's safe to say that vultures in general and turkey vultures in particular have a pretty bad reputation. These scavengers are usually depicted hovering over some helpless cowboy lost in an arid desert, licking their...

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Ginger Cat Appreciation Day

Ginger Cat Appreciation Day

Every September 1st

”Most of us rather like our cats to have a streak of wickedness. I should not feel quite easy in the company of any cat that walked about the house with a saintly expression.” ~ Beverly...

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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...

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...

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...