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Monthly Events

Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month

American Cheese Month

Celebrating Bilingual Child Month

Celiac Disease Awareness Month

Co-Op Awareness Month

Contact Lens Safety Awareness Month

Dyslexia Awareness Month

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

German American Heritage Month

Global Diversity Awareness Month

Halloween Safety Month

Health Literacy Month

Home Eye Safety Month

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning Queer (LGBTQQ) History Month

National Animal Safety and Protection Month

National Arts and Humanities Month

National Audiology Awareness Month/ Protect Your Hearing Month

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

National Bullying Prevention Month

National Chiropractic Health Month

National Crime Prevention Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Dental Hygiene Month

National Domestic Violence Awarenesss Month

National Down Syndrome Month

National Field Trip Month

National Kitchen and Bath Month

National Liver Awareness Month

National Liver Cancer Awareness Month

National Medical Librarians Month

National Orthodontic Health Month

National Physical Therapy Month

National Pizza Month

National Popcorn Poppin’ Month

National Reading Group Month

National Roller Skating Month

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

National Stamp Collecting Month

National Stop Bullying Month

National Women's Small Business Month

National Work & Family Month

October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

Organize Your Medical Information Month

Polish American Heritage Month

Positive Attitude Month

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

Scorpio, The Scorpion (10/23-11/21)

Spinach Lovers Month

Squirrel Awareness Month

Talk About Prescriptions Month

Vegetarian Month

World Menopause Month

Weekly Events

Great Books Week
Oct 1st - Oct 7th

National Work From Home Week
Oct 1st - Oct 7th

US Senior Women's Amateur (Golf) Championship
Oct 6th - Oct 11th

Accounts Payable Recognition Week
Oct 10th - Oct 18th

North Carolina State Fair
Oct 11th - Oct 21st

Apple Butter Makin' Days
Oct 12th - Oct 14th

Scenic Drive Festival
Oct 13th - Oct 14th

National Food Bank Week
Oct 14th - Oct 20th

National Nuclear Science Week
Oct 15th - Oct 19th

National Business Women’s Week
Oct 15th - Oct 21st

Missouri Day Festival
Oct 19th - Oct 21st

Apple Butter Stirrin'
Oct 19th - Oct 21st

National Forest Products Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

Pastoral Care Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

National Teen Driver Safety Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

National Character Counts Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

National Chemistry Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

Canada: National Teen Driver Safety Week
Oct 22nd - Oct 28th

Prescription Errors Education and Awareness Week
Oct 24th - Oct 31st

Oct 24th - Oct 11th

Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Annual Convention
Oct 24th - Oct 26th

State Fair of Louisiana
Oct 25th - Nov 11th

International Magic Week
Oct 25th - Oct 31st

Daily Events

CD Player Debuts: Anniversary, 1982
Oct 1st

Child Health Day
Oct 1st

World Vegetarian Day
Oct 1st

Firepup’s® Birthday
Oct 1st

UN: International Day of Older Persons
Oct 1st

International Coffee Day
Oct 1st

United Nations: World Habitat Day
Oct 2nd

World Day for Farmed Animals
Oct 2nd

United Nations: International Day of Nonviolence
Oct 2nd

National Butterfly and Hummingbird Day
Oct 3rd

Oct 4th

UN: World Teachers’ Day
Oct 5th

National Diversity Day
Oct 6th

National German American Day
Oct 6th

National Flower Day
Oct 7th

Canada: Thanksgiving Day
Oct 8th

National Pierogy Day
Oct 8th

National Salmon Day
Oct 8th

Leif Erikson Day
Oct 9th

National Coming Out Day
Oct 10th

UN: World Mental Health Day
Oct 10th

National Stop Bullying Day
Oct 10th

Emergency Nurses Day
Oct 10th

National Depression Screening Day
Oct 11th

International Newspaper Carrier Day
Oct 13th

Mountain Glory Festival
Oct 13th

Fall Astronomy Day
Oct 13th

Home Fire Drill Day
Oct 13th

Be Bald Be Free Day
Oct 14th

Blind Americans Equality Day
Oct 15th

National Cake Decorating Day
Oct 15th

World Food Day
Oct 16th

National Boss Day
Oct 16th

Black Poetry Day
Oct 17th

Get Smart About Credit Day
Oct 18th

First Newspaper Comic Strip: Anniversary, 1896
Oct 18th

World Menopause Day
Oct 18th

Canada: Persons Day
Oct 18th

National Mammography Day
Oct 19th

National Youth Confidence Day
Oct 20th

Sweetest Day
Oct 20th

Bridge Day
Oct 20th

International Stuttering Awareness Day
Oct 22nd

Scorpio, The Scorpion (10/23-11/21)
Oct 23rd

National Mole Day
Oct 23rd

Moon Phase: Full Hunter's Moon
Oct 24th

United Nations Day: Anniversary of Founding, 1945
Oct 24th

Frankenstein Friday
Oct 26th

Blue Ridge Folklife Festival
Oct 27th

Make A Difference Day
Oct 27th

Navy Day
Oct 27th

XTerra World Championship
Oct 28th

Mother in Law Day
Oct 28th

National Cat Day
Oct 29th

Internet Created: Anniversary, 1969
Oct 29th

Super Storm Sandy Anniversary: 2012
Oct 29th

Create A Great Funeral Day
Oct 30th

Checklists Day
Oct 30th

Oct 31st

Mexico: Day of the Dead Festivities
Oct 31st

Magic Day
Oct 31st

National Knock - Knock Day
Oct 31st

Trick or Treat
Oct 31st

National Unicef Day
Oct 31st

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