Metro Creative Connection

Calendar

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 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 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

NNA 133th Annual Convention & Trade Show
Oct 3rd - Oct 5th

Great Books Week
Oct 7th - Oct 13th

National Work From Home Week
Oct 7th - Oct 13th

Accounts Payable Recognition Week
Oct 7th - Oct 11th

North Carolina State Fair
Oct 11th - Oct 21st

Apple Butter Makin' Days
Oct 11th - Oct 13th

Scenic Drive Festival
Oct 11th - Oct 13th

National Food Bank Week
Oct 13th - Oct 19th

Teen Read Week™
Oct 13th - Oct 19th

National School Lunch Week
Oct 14th - Oct 18th

Sukkot
Oct 14th - Oct 20th

National Nuclear Science Week
Oct 14th - Oct 18th

North Carolina State Fair
Oct 17th - Oct 27th

Missouri Day Festival
Oct 18th - Oct 20th

Apple Butter Stirrin'
Oct 18th - Oct 20th

National Forest Products Week
Oct 20th - Oct 26th

Pastoral Care Week
Oct 20th - Oct 26th

National Character Counts Week
Oct 20th - Oct 26th

National Chemistry Week
Oct 20th - Oct 26th

National Business Women’s Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

Free Speech Week
Oct 21st - Oct 27th

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

International Magic Week
Oct 25th - Oct 31st

Daily Events

CD Player Debuts: Anniversary, 1982
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: International Day of Nonviolence
Oct 2nd

World Day for Farmed Animals
Oct 2nd

United Nations: World Habitat Day
Oct 2nd

National Diversity Day
Oct 4th

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Oct 5th

UN: World Teachers’ Day
Oct 5th

Fall Astronomy Day
Oct 5th

National German American Day
Oct 6th

Child Health Day
Oct 7th

Yom Kippur
Oct 8th

National Pierogy Day
Oct 8th

National Salmon Day
Oct 8th

Leif Erikson Day
Oct 9th

National Stop Bullying Day
Oct 9th

Emergency Nurses Day
Oct 9th

World Sight Day
Oct 10th

National Stop Bullying Day
Oct 10th

UN: World Mental Health Day
Oct 10th

National Depression Screening Day
Oct 10th

National Coming Out Day
Oct 11th

National Gumbo Day
Oct 12th

National Savings Day
Oct 12th

National Freethought Day
Oct 12th

National Farmer’s Day
Oct 12th

Mountain Glory Festival
Oct 12th

International Newspaper Carrier Day
Oct 12th

Moon Phase: Full Hunter's Moon
Oct 13th

Home Fire Drill Day
Oct 13th

Moon Phase: Full Hunter's Moon
Oct 13th

Canada: Thanksgiving Day
Oct 14th

Columbus Day
Oct 14th

National Cake Decorating Day
Oct 15th

National Boss Day
Oct 16th

World Food Day
Oct 16th

Dictionary Day
Oct 16th

Get Smart About Credit Day
Oct 17th

World Menopause Day
Oct 18th

National Mammography Day
Oct 18th

Canada: Persons Day 90th Anniversary
Oct 18th

Bridge Day
Oct 19th

Sweetest Day
Oct 19th

Moon Phase: Last Quarter
Oct 21st

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

National Mole Day
Oct 23rd

Xterra Kapalua Trail Run
Oct 26th

Blue Ridge Folklife Festival
Oct 26th

Moon Phase: New Moon
Oct 27th

Super Storm Sandy Anniversary: 2012
Oct 29th

Internet Created: Anniversary, 1969
Oct 29th

National Cat Day
Oct 29th

Checklists Day
Oct 30th

Trick or Treat
Oct 31st

National Knock - Knock Day
Oct 31st

Magic Day
Oct 31st

Mexico: Day of the Dead Festivities
Oct 31st

Halloween
Oct 31st

Best Sellers
  • Automotive Parts, Accessories & TIre Stores 
  • Building Materials & Supplies Dealer
  • Clothing Stores, Men's
  • Pharmacies and Drug Stores
  • Drinking Places 
  • Restaurants, Limited Services
  • Clothing Stores, Family
  • Clothing Stores, Women's
  • Furniture Stores

Best Sellers
  • Automotive Parts, Accessories & TIre Stores 
  • Building Materials & Supplies Dealer
  • Clothing Stores, Men's
  • Pharmacies and Drug Stores
  • Drinking Places 
  • Restaurants, Limited Services
  • Clothing Stores, Family
  • Clothing Stores, Women's
  • Furniture Stores

Metro Newspaper Service
  • Kitchen & Bath
  • Halloween
  • Fire / Crime Prevention
  • National Newspaper Week
  • Fall Car Care
  • &  much more…

MiAD Spec Ad Library: October Ad Categories
  • Auto Services
  • Electronics & Technology

Campaigns & Classified: 4th Quarter
  • Automotive Ads, Campaigns & Promotions
  • Real Estate Ads & Promotions
  • Recruitment Images & Ads
  • Self-Promotion Campaigns & Contests
  • Classified Ads & Campaigns
  • Timely Themed Directory Ads
  • Top-Selling Advertisers' Campaigns

Fully-Templated Print Special Sections
Available: 10/21/19
  • Financial Planning
  • Best Year Yet! Resolutions 2020

Online e-Sections
Available: 10/21/19
  • Financial Planning
  • Best Year Yet! Resolutions 2020
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