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Monthly Events

National Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month

Aquarius, The Water Carrier (1/20-2/18)

Be Kind to Food Servers Month

Get Organized Month

International Creativity Month

National Bath Safety Month

National Be On-Purpose Month

National Braille Literacy Awareness Month

National Cervical Health Awareness Month

National Clean Up Your Computer Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month

National Hot Tea Month

National Mentoring Month

National Poverty in America Awareness Month

National Radon Action Month

National Slow Cooking Month

National Stalking Awareness Month

National Train Your Dog Month

National Volunteer Blood Donor Month

Oatmeal Month

Western Pacific Hurricane Season

Weekly Events

National Folic Acid Awareness Week
Jan 6th - Jan 12th

Diet Resolution Week
Jan 7th - Jan 13th

International Consumer Electronics Show
Jan 8th - Jan 11th

National Western Stock Show & Rodeo
Jan 12th - Jan 27th

National Sugar Awareness Week
Jan 12th - Jan 18th

Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition
Jan 16th - Jan 19th

Wyoming Press Association Conference
Jan 17th - Jan 19th

Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show
Jan 18th - Feb 2nd

Kidfilm® Festival
Jan 19th - Jan 20th

Coaches vs. Cancer® Suits and Sneakers Week
Jan 20th - Jan 26th

Sioux Empire Farm Show
Jan 22nd - Jan 26th

Sundance Film Festival
Jan 24th - Feb 3rd

Texas Press 2019: Midwinter Conference & Trade Show
Jan 24th - Jan 26th

Zehnder's Snowfest (with Ice and Snow Carving Competitions)
Jan 24th - Jan 29th

IFPA Publishers & Manager Summit
Jan 25th - Jan 26th

Seattle Boat Show
Jan 25th - Feb 2nd

Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo
Jan 25th - Feb 3rd

Rolex 24 at Daytona
Jan 26th - Jan 27th

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Day
Jan 28th - Feb 2nd

Michigan Press Association Annual Convention
Jan 31st - Feb 1st

Daily Events

Euro Introduced : Anniversary, 1999
Jan 1st

New Year's Day
Jan 1st

55 MPH Speed Limit Anniversary, 1974
Jan 2nd

National Personal Trainer Awareness Day
Jan 2nd

Drinking Straw Day
Jan 3rd

National Fruitcake Toss Day
Jan 3rd

Canada: Braille Day
Jan 4th

World Braille Day
Jan 4th

Pop Music Chart Introduced: Anniversary, 1936
Jan 4th

National Spaghetti Day
Jan 4th

Moon Phase : New Moon
Jan 5th

National Bird Day
Jan 5th

Twelfth Day (Night)
Jan 6th

Three Kings Day
Jan 6th

National Tempura Day
Jan 7th

National Joy Germ Day
Jan 8th

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Jan 9th

League of Nations Founding, Anniversary
Jan 10th

Houseplant Appreciation Day
Jan 10th

"Designated Hitter" Rule Adopted: Anniversary, 1973
Jan 11th

National Milk Day
Jan 11th

Haiti Earthquake: Anniversary, 2010
Jan 12th

Folsom Prison Concert: Anniversary
Jan 13th

International Programmers' Day
Jan 13th

Ratification Day, U.S., 1784
Jan 14th

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Jan 14th

British Museum: Anniversary, 1759
Jan 15th

First Super Bowl: Anniversary, 1967
Jan 15th

US Surgeon General Declares Cigarettes Hazardous: Anniversary, 1964
Jan 16th

Civil Service Created: Anniversary, 1883
Jan 16th

PGA of America Founded: 1916
Jan 17th

Benjamin Franklin: Birth Anniversary, 1706
Jan 17th

National Thesaurus Day
Jan 18th

Robert E. Lee: Birth Anniversary
Jan 19th

National Popcorn Day
Jan 19th

Aquarius, The Water Carrier (1/20-2/18)
Jan 20th

Moon Phase: Full Wolf Moon
Jan 21st

Kiwanis International Anniversary
Jan 21st

Queen Victoria: Death Anniversary, 1897
Jan 22nd

John Hancock Birth Anniversary, 1737
Jan 23rd

California Gold Discovery: Anniversary, 1848
Jan 24th

First Televised Presidential News Conference: Anniversary, 1961
Jan 25th

First Scheduled Transcontinental Flight: Anniversary, 1959
Jan 25th

National Spouses Day
Jan 26th

Moon Phase: Last Quarter
Jan 27th

UN: International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
Jan 27th

Vietnam Peace Agreement Signed: Anniversary, 1973
Jan 27th

Challenger Space Shuttle Explosion, 1986
Jan 28th

The Seeing Eye Established: Anniversary, 1929
Jan 29th

National Croissant Day
Jan 30th

Blue Moon
Jan 31st

First Social Security Check Issued Anniversary: 1940
Jan 31st

National Inspire Your Heart With Art Day
Jan 31st

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Available: 1/18/19
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