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National Orchid Day

With their intricate blooms, orchids bring beauty and elegance to any setting, making them a versatile addition to any collection.

National Librarian Day

These knowledgeable folks are book lovers and experts in finding information. They love helping patrons and keeping the library organized.

National Eggs Benedict Day

Enjoy some crunchy English muffins, perfectly poached eggs, and the one-of-a-kind savory Hollandaise sauce for breakfast on National Eggs Benedict Day.

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How to celebrate Apr 16th

Start your day by adorning your home with orchids, whether real or fake, to honor beauty and strength. Head to the library to escape into a world of knowledge and tranquility. Borrow a book about Selena to celebrate her legacy and influence. Treat yourself to a homemade Eggs Benedict brunch to savor a classic dish. Next, change into your coziest pajamas and work from home in comfort. Take a moment to raise awareness about elephant conservation by sharing informative posts on social media. Round off your day by watching a Selena concert online, enjoying eggs for dinner, and wearing your pajamas to bed. Embrace the unusual and make the most of these quirky holidays by combining relaxation, education, good food, and advocacy effortlessly. Cheers to a day filled with orchids, books, music, comfort, delicious food, and a touch of activism!

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National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

Slacks are out, PJs are in. Save a little time in the morning and roll into work feeling cozy and comfortable on National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day.

Save The Elephant Day

Volunteer or donate to Save an Elephant, and help preserve these majestic, intelligent, and of course giant threatened creatures that shape our ecosystems.

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National Week of Conversation

Fostering understanding and unity through compassionate dialogue, creating a world of harmony where diverse voices are heard.

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FOP Awareness Month

Raising awareness for a rare condition, efforts unite to support those facing the challenges of Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva.

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International Guitar Month

Exploring melodies, strings resonate with rhythm, evoking emotions and stories through the power of music.

Global Volunteer Month 

Supporting causes, aiding communities, and making a difference, volunteering enriches lives and fosters connections among people.

National Alcohol Awareness Month

Promoting mindful choices, understanding limits, fostering informed decisions for a healthier relationship with alcohol and well-being.

National Soy Foods Month

Exploring a diverse palate with plant-based delicacies, discovering the savory richness and versatility of nourishing soy creations.

National Food Month

Savor diverse culinary delights, a journey of tastes transcending borders, igniting a symphony on your palate.

National Month of Hope

Persistent light, enduring strength, unwavering spirit, an anchor in uncertainty, a beacon through challenges, resilient optimism.

National Soft Pretzel Month

Twisted dough, golden brown, salty delight, satisfying cravings — the perfect snack for any occasion, simply delicious.

Animal Cruelty Prevention Month

Championing the welfare of innocent beings, advocating for compassion and justice to create a world free from harm.

National Volunteer Month

Contributing time and effort, making a positive impact, these endeavors embody the spirit of selflessness and community betterment.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Realities exposed, voices united—confronting challenges and fostering empathy in the quest for justice and healing after assault.

National Kite Month

Whispers of wind, colorful fabrics dancing, defying gravity — an artful ballet where tethered dreams ascend the sky's canvas.

National Garden Month

Spring is in the air! Explore the beauty of gardens, or get some dirt under your own nails, whether from pots by the window or a flowery expanse of your own.

National Poetry Month

Lord Byron, Shel Silverstein, Emily Dickinson…you? Honor one of the richest literary forms by writing or reading poetry, learning about poets, or joining a community.

Autism Acceptance Month

Support research and education, learn about the symptoms and effects, and be better prepared to help those with autism in your life during Autism Acceptance Month.

National Pickleball Month

Amidst spirited rallies, a sport emerges, blending finesse and camaraderie, captivating enthusiasts with its distinctive charm on the court.

Limb Loss and Limb Difference Awareness Month

In the face of adversity, the human spirit triumphs. Embracing resilience and celebrating the triumphs of those who overcome challenges brings hope and inspiration to all.

Stress Awareness Month

Stress is linked to physical, mental, and emotional health. During Stress Awareness Month, learn about what triggers stress and how to manage it.

National Jazz Appreciation Month

Learn about the history and heritage of jazz, listen to the greats, or find a local jazz club to engage with one of the United States’ richest musical movements.

Poetic Earth Month

Allow the Earth’s beauty to inspire you, and enjoy and share poetry, stories, or art to connect with your planet during Poetic Earth Month.

National Couple Appreciation Month

Take some time to appreciate romance and companionship, whether with a romantic getaway or date, or a just a small gesture reminding your person how you feel.

Adopt A Ferret Month

Is it a cat? Is it a snake? Yes, it’s a ferret! These uncommon but loveable pets can make a great addition to the right home, but make sure to do your research first.

Straw Hat Month

They block the sun, keep the rain off, evoke a simpler time and place, and look timelessly stylish. If you don’t have a straw hat yet, it might be time to get one.

Month of the Military Child

Wear purple to honor the sacrifices and stress involved in being a military kid: separation, losing or fearing the loss of a parent, frequent moving, and more.

Active Dog Month

Dogs need exercise and fun just as much—if not more—than their humans. Bond with your furry friends by playing, running, or exploring new places with them.

Summer Tire Changeover Month

Different treads and tire designs are better for different conditions. So as the weather warms up, don’t forget to change from your Winter tires to your Summer tires.

National Decorating Month

Get creative and crafty, and bring life back to your home by painting, arranging furniture, and otherwise decorating the space you spend so much time in.

Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Learn about the effects of Parkinson’s Disease, how to help those who have it, or donate to foundations and research during Parkinson’s Awareness Month.

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