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National Banana Day

Orange you glad I didn’t say banana? Enjoy some banana based treat like banana bread, a banana split, or even banana punch, and tell some terrible jokes.

National Ellis Island Family History Day

A gateway to American dreams, it welcomed millions, symbolizing hope, resilience, and the immigrant experience in the U.S.

National Cheeseball Day

Usually a mix of rich cheeses and creams, tasty spices, and a coating of almonds, the Cheeseball makes a perfect party dip, with a little extra flair.

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International Bat Appreciation Day

Bats can eat as many as 1,000 mosquitoes a day. Help preserve these crucial creatures by donating to a conservation, volunteering, or spreading awareness.

International Haiku Poetry Day

Write your own Haiku. Take in other poet’s works. Let Haikus move you.

National Kickball Day

Revisit your childhood by gathering some friends, family, or co-workers and getting together a fun, light-hearted game of kickball. It’s not just for kids!

Nothing Like A Dame Day

Pull out some brash old films or recordings, visit the theater, or dress up to pay tribute to the bright ladies of the theater on Nothing Like a Dame Day.

Blah Blah Blah Day

Whether yourself or another talking, use Blah Blah Blah day to really focus on those things you have otherwise been tuning out, ignoring, and avoiding.

World Hemophilia Day

For some 400,000 people, simple papercuts, nicks, and scrapes can actually be dangerous or even life-threatening due to a blood disorder known as hemophilia.

National Ford Mustang Day

Look for an event or showcase near you to admire Ford Mustangs throughout the ages, and learn about the history of this popular every-mans sports car.

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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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