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Monthly Events

American Red Cross Month

Aries, The Ram (3/21-4/19)

Canada National Nutrition Month

Canada: Kidney Health Month

Canada: Red Cross Month

Colic Awareness Month

Credit Education Month

Deaf History Month

International Ideas Month

International Listening Awareness Month

Lent

March Frozen Food Month

Music in Our Schools Month

National Caffeine Awareness Month

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

National Craft Month

National Eye Donor Month

National Kidney Month

National Nutrition Month®

National Peanut Month

National Umbrella Month

National Women's History Month

Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Save Your Vision Month

Sing with Your Child Month

Social Work Month

Spring Begins

Workplace Eye Health & Safety Month

Youth Art Month

Weekly Events

National Cheerleading Week
Mar 1st - Mar 7th

Florida Strawberry Festival
Mar 2nd - Mar 12th

Craftmen's Spring Classic Arts & Crafts Festival
Mar 3rd - Mar 5th

National Conference on Education
Mar 3rd - Mar 5th

60th Annual NAIA Wrestling National Championships
Mar 3rd - Mar 4th

Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
Mar 4th - Mar 5th

North Dakota Winter Show
Mar 4th - Mar 11th

International Celebrate Your Name Week
Mar 4th - Mar 10th

National School Breakfast Week
Mar 6th - Mar 10th

Newspaper in Education Week
Mar 6th - Mar 10th

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo ™
Mar 7th - Mar 26th

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show
Mar 8th - Mar 19th

National Engineers Week
Mar 8th - Mar 9th

National Money Show
Mar 9th - Mar 11th

Indiana Flower & Patio Show
Mar 11th - Mar 19th

National Patient Safety Awareness Week
Mar 12th - Mar 18th

Brain Awareness Week
Mar 13th - Mar 19th

England: Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival
Mar 14th - Mar 17th

Canada: Toronto Sportsmen's Show
Mar 15th - Mar 19th

Ultimate Sport Show - Grand Rapids
Mar 16th - Mar 19th

NCAA Division l Wrestling Championship
Mar 16th - Mar 18th

Mid Atlantic Community Papers Association Conference
Mar 17th - Mar 18th

National Poison Prevention Week
Mar 19th - Mar 25th

National Cherry Blossom Festival
Mar 20th - Apr 16th

Mid Atlantic NAME Conference
Mar 23rd - Mar 25th

American Crossword Puzzle Tournament
Mar 24th - Mar 26th

Macon Georgia's International Cherry Blossom Festival
Mar 24th - Apr 2nd

Coin, Jewelry & Stamp Expo
Mar 24th - Mar 26th

NCAA Women’s Final Four Championship
Mar 31st - Apr 2nd

Daily Events

Ash Wednesday
Mar 1st

National Pig Day
Mar 1st

Peace Corps Day
Mar 1st

World Compliment Day
Mar 1st

National Horse Protection Day
Mar 1st

NEA'S Read Across America Day
Mar 2nd

National Salesperson's Day
Mar 3rd

UN: World Wildlife Day
Mar 3rd

International Ear Care Day
Mar 3rd

National Anthem Day
Mar 3rd

Dress in Blue Day
Mar 3rd

City of Chicago Incorporated: Anniversary 1837
Mar 4th

Hot Springs National Park Established: Anniversary, 1921
Mar 4th

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Mar 5th

Boston Massacre Anniversary: 1595
Mar 5th

Michelangelo: Birth Anniversary, 1475
Mar 6th

National Oreo Cookie Day
Mar 6th

National Be Heard Day
Mar 7th

International (WORKING) Women’s Day
Mar 8th

Canada: International Women's Day
Mar 8th

National Proofreading Day
Mar 8th

United States Income Tax: Anniversary, 1913
Mar 8th

Barbie Debuts: Anniversary, 1959
Mar 9th

World Kidney Day
Mar 10th

Salvation Army in the US : Anniversary, 1876
Mar 10th

U.S. Paper Issued: Anniversary, 1862
Mar 10th

Purim
Mar 11th

Japan Earthquake and Tsunami of 2011, Anniversary
Mar 11th

Girl Scouts of the USA Founding: Anniversary
Mar 12th

Delano, Jane: Birth Anniversary
Mar 12th

Daylight Saving Time Starts
Mar 12th

Check Your Batteries Day
Mar 12th

Canada: Commonwealth Day
Mar 13th

National Pi Day
Mar 14th

Ides of March
Mar 15th

World Consumer Rights Day
Mar 15th

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day
Mar 16th

Black Press Day: Anniversary of the First Black Newspaper, 1827
Mar 16th

Lips Appreciation Day
Mar 16th

US Military Academy Founded: Anniversary, 1802
Mar 16th

Freedom of Information Day
Mar 16th

Saint Patrick's Day
Mar 17th

St Patricks Day Parade
Mar 17th

National Corned Beef & Cabbage Day
Mar 17th

National Sloppy Joe Day
Mar 18th

National Quilting Day
Mar 18th

US Standard Time Act: Anniversary, 1918
Mar 19th

National Certified Nurses Day
Mar 19th

Proposal Day!®
Mar 20th

Great American Meatout
Mar 20th

Spring Begins
Mar 20th

Moon Phase: Third Quarter
Mar 20th

Aries, The Ram (3/21-4/19)
Mar 21st

National Agriculture Day
Mar 21st

National Single Parent Day
Mar 21st

International Day of the Seal
Mar 22nd

UN: World Day for Water
Mar 22nd

National Puppy Day
Mar 23rd

Canada: World Tuberculosis Day
Mar 24th

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill: Anniversary, 1989
Mar 24th

Height, Dorothy: Birth Anniversary, 1912
Mar 24th

Pecan Day
Mar 25th

Seward's Day: 150th Anniversary of the Acquisition of Alaska, 1867
Mar 25th

Earth Hour
Mar 25th

Brother & Sister Day
Mar 25th

National Legal Assistants Day
Mar 26th

National Spinach Day
Mar 26th

Epilepsy Awareness Day – Purple Day
Mar 26th

Celebrate Exchange: National Exchange Club Birthday
Mar 27th

Moon Phase: New Moon
Mar 27th

American Diabetes Association Alert Day
Mar 28th

"Greatest Show on Earth" Formed: Anniversary, 1881
Mar 28th

Battle of La Glorietta Pass: Anniversary
Mar 28th

Nat’l Mom & Pop Business Owners Day
Mar 29th

Canada: British North America Act: Anniversary
Mar 29th

Whole Grain Sampling Day
Mar 29th

World Bipolar Day
Mar 30th

Anesthetic First Used in Surgery: Anniversary, 1842
Mar 30th

Pencil Patented: Anniversary: 1858
Mar 30th

National Doctor's Day
Mar 30th

National Prom Day
Mar 31st

Eiffel Tower Anniversary: 1889
Mar 31st

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