Old Stuff Day

Old Stuff Day

Every March 2nd

Old Stuff Day is all about...well, old stuff. Bits and bobs that have been gathering dust for ages in your home, trinkets, and toys up in the attic, antiques and old electronics - you're bound...

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Dr. Seuss Day

Dr. Seuss Day

Every March 2nd

We truly love him in a house. We truly love him with a mouse. We truly love him here or there. We truly love him anywhere. We truly love the silly goose. We truly love...

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Banana Cream Pie Day

Banana Cream Pie Day

Every March 2nd

On March 2nd every year, it's time to celebrate cream pie - banana cream pie, to be precise. On this day, pie lovers in the United States raise a spoon to one of the most...

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Peace Corps Week

Peace Corps Week

24th February - 2nd March

Indeed, we're strongest when the face of America isn't only a soldier carrying a gun but also a diplomat negotiating peace, a Peace Corps volunteer bringing clean water to a village, or a relief worker...

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Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day

Every March 2nd

Learning to read is something that most people do as children. Learning to love to read is something that can be developed at any time. Read Across America Day can be the perfect moment to...

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Fairtrade Fortnight

Fairtrade Fortnight

25th February - 10th March

Our farmers feed the world. They are up before dawn and work till well after sunset. They face any number of challenges they can't control, from too much rain to not enough, from disease to...

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Invasive Species Awareness Week

Invasive Species Awareness Week

25th February - 3rd March

Global climate change has become entangled with the problem of invasive species. A warmer climate could allow some invaders to spread farther while causing native organisms to go extinct in their traditional habitats and making...

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Universal Human Beings Week

Universal Human Beings Week

1st March - 7th March

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity. Martin Luther King, Jr. One of the most important ways...

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Write a Letter Appreciation Week

Write a Letter Appreciation Week

1st March - 7th March

My wife and I, we knew each other back in 2001 but had fallen out of touch. One day, I had a dream about her and wrote her a note on Facebook - I was...

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Will Eisner Week

Will Eisner Week

1st March - 7th March

I want to point out to adults that there is a world of good material available to you now in comic form - in this medium - and learn to give it your support because...

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Cheerleading Week

Cheerleading Week

1st March - 7th March

NFL cheerleading is harder than most people think. They train up to six hours every day with games on Sundays. They gave me a great work ethic.Sarah Shahi Cheerleading may seem like such feminine stereotype...

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Jewish Book Week

Jewish Book Week

2nd March - 10th March

Jews have a special relationship with books, and the Haggadah has been translated more widely, and reprinted more often, than any other Jewish book. It is not a work of history or philosophy, not a...

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Umbrella Month

Umbrella Month

Every March

Over four thousand years ago the first umbrella took shape. Whether the inventor was looking for a way to beat the heat or to stave off the rain is anyone’s guess. The one thing that we...

Music In Our Schools Month

Music In Our Schools Month

Every March

March has been officially designated by the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) for the observance of Music In Our Schools Month® (MIOSM®), the time of year when music education becomes the focus of schools...

Social Work Month

Social Work Month

Every March

When things are at their most challenging it is typically a Social Worker who can step in and bring order to the chaos. It is their super power! You will find them all around the...

Small Press Month

Small Press Month

Every March

Have you written a book or hope to? There are so many options for writers today that did not exist a few decades ago. Small Press Month celebrates this fact by shining a light on...

Rising Star Month

Rising Star Month

Every March

Do you know someone incredibly talented? Many local organizations have Rising Star competitions to recognize talent in their area! We have all heard of some sort of Rising Star in our lives, be it from...

Hemophilia Awareness Month

Hemophilia Awareness Month

Every March

Sadly, there are many life-threatening medical conditions that many of us know little to nothing about, unless we happen to have a family member who suffers from such a condition. Thankfully, nowadays most people realize how...

Kidney Month

Kidney Month

Every March

Deep within our torso lay two little bean shaped (or are the beans them shaped?) organs that do a big job, and are in fact vital to our continued health. Introducing, the Kidney! It filters 53...

Peanut month

Peanut month

Every March

What nut isn’t a nut, but is an essential part of diets everywhere? What not a nut is used in cooking oil, America’s most popular sandwich, goes amazing with chocolate, is great for the soil...

Multiple Sclerosis Month

Multiple Sclerosis Month

Every March

Most of us never think twice about how lucky we are to be able to take a walk to the store, dance it up at a party or just have a conversation with a friend...

Nutrition Month

Nutrition Month

Every March

Nutrition Month is celebrated every March, and is sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Nutrition Month focuses on helping people to make correct food choices as well as developing good eating and exercising...

Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

Every March

The large majority of ancient cultures were patriarchal, and they practiced customs that held women in low esteem and limited their freedom. Through the centuries, many courageous women have stepped forward to fight inequality and...

Craft Month

Craft Month

Every March

Ever since you were a kid, you've known that making things is fun. Paper mache monsters, fluffy pompoms made from wool, knitted jumpers, making your own decoupage boxes and decorations - and who said that...

International Ideas Month

International Ideas Month

Every March

Some of the biggest, most impressive things in our modern world - be that huge, lumbering buildings or complex, shiny smartphones - started as an idea. Without ideas, we wouldn't have any of the cool...

Credit Education Month

Credit Education Month

Every March

What do you know about credit? Do you know how to wisely use credit cards to improve your credit rating? Do you know what a credit rating is? Do you even know what credit is? This...

Caffeine Awareness Month

Caffeine Awareness Month

Every March

Do you start your day with a cup of coffee? Need that candy bar in the middle of the day? It could be that you are using caffeine as an energy boost. Caffeine Awareness Month...

Cheerleading Safety Month

Cheerleading Safety Month

Every March

From High School through to our major league sports, there is one aspect of sports that everyone can agree on. The pom-pom bouncing, back-flipping, pyramid building men and women who cheer our teams on from...

Endometriosis Awareness Month

Endometriosis Awareness Month

Every March

“Endometriosis is notoriously difficult to diagnose because the symptoms are perverse. A woman with mild endometriosis can be in an agony for days every month (or every day for every month); women with the severe...