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Monthly Events

Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

American Red Cross Month

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

Canada: Kidney Health Month

Canada: National Nutrition 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 Kidney Month

National Nutrition Month®

National Peanut Month

National Umbrella Month

National Women's History Month

Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Sing with Your Child Month

Social Work Month

Spring Begins

Workplace Eye Health & Safety Month

Workplace Eye Wellness Awareness Month

Youth Art Month

Weekly Events

Mid Atlantic Community Papers Association Conference
Mar 1st - Mar 2nd

SAPA Annual Meeting
Mar 1st - Mar 1st

Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
Mar 2nd - Mar 17th

Professional Pet Sitters Week
Mar 3rd - Mar 9th

International Celebrate Your Name Week
Mar 3rd - Mar 9th

National School Breakfast Week
Mar 4th - Mar 8th

Wisconsin Newspaper Association/Associated Press Convention & Trade Show
Mar 7th - Mar 8th

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show
Mar 7th - Mar 17th

Midwest Free Community Papers Spring Conference
Mar 8th - Mar 9th

National Agriculture Week
Mar 10th - Mar 16th

World Glaucoma Week
Mar 10th - Mar 16th

Brain Awareness Week
Mar 12th - Mar 17th

England: Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival
Mar 12th - Mar 15th

Canada: Toronto Sportsmen's Show
Mar 13th - Mar 17th

Ultimate Sport Show - Grand Rapids
Mar 14th - Mar 17th

National Poison Prevention Week
Mar 17th - Mar 23rd

Pet Poison Prevention Week
Mar 17th - Mar 23rd

National Cherry Blossom Festival
Mar 20th - Apr 13th

NCAA Division l Wrestling Championship
Mar 21st - Mar 23rd

American Crossword Puzzle Tournament
Mar 22nd - Mar 24th

Explore Your Career Options Week
Mar 23rd - Mar 25th

National Money Show
Mar 28th - Mar 30th

Money Smart Week®
Mar 30th - Apr 6th

Daily Events

National Pig Day
Mar 1st

Peace Corps Day
Mar 1st

World Compliment Day
Mar 1st

National Horse Protection Day
Mar 1st

Dress in Blue Day
Mar 1st

Shabbat Across America/ Canada
Mar 1st

World Prayer Day
Mar 1st

Read Across America Day
Mar 2nd

International Ear Care Day
Mar 3rd

National Anthem Day
Mar 3rd

International HPV Awareness Day
Mar 4th

Paczki Day
Mar 4th

City of Chicago Incorporated: Anniversary 1837
Mar 4th

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

National Grammar Day
Mar 4th

Shrove Tuesday
Mar 5th

International Pancake Day
Mar 5th

Mardi Gras
Mar 5th

Fat Tuesday
Mar 5th

Boston Massacre Anniversary: 1595
Mar 5th

Moon Phase: New Moon
Mar 6th

Ash Wednesday
Mar 6th

Michelangelo: Birth Anniversary, 1475
Mar 6th

National Oreo Cookie Day
Mar 6th

World Lymphedema Day
Mar 6th

Moon Phase: New Moon
Mar 6th

National Be Heard Day
Mar 7th

National Tartar Sauce Day
Mar 8th

United States Income Tax: Anniversary, 1913
Mar 8th

International (WORKING) Women’s Day
Mar 8th

National Proofreading Day
Mar 8th

Canada: International Women's Day
Mar 8th

Barbie Debuts: Anniversary, 1959
Mar 9th

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

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

Daylight Saving Time Starts
Mar 10th

Check Your Batteries Day
Mar 10th

Japan Earthquake and Tsunami of 2011, Anniversary
Mar 11th

Canada: Commonwealth Day
Mar 11th

Girl Scouts of the USA Founding: Anniversary
Mar 12th

Delano, Jane: Birth Anniversary
Mar 12th

Smart & Sexy Day
Mar 13th

K9 Veterans Day
Mar 13th

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Mar 14th

World Kidney Day
Mar 14th

Pi Day
Mar 14th

National Agriculture Day
Mar 14th

Ides of March
Mar 15th

World Consumer Rights Day
Mar 15th

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

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day
Mar 16th

U.S. Military Academy Founded: Anniversary, 1802
Mar 16th

Lips Appreciation Day
Mar 16th

Freedom of Information Day
Mar 16th

St Patricks Day Parade
Mar 16th

Saint Patrick's Day
Mar 17th

National Corned Beef & Cabbage Day
Mar 17th

National Sloppy Joe Day
Mar 18th

US Standard Time Act: Anniversary, 1918
Mar 19th

National Certified Nurses Day
Mar 19th

North Carolina Press Association Conference
Mar 20th

Purim
Mar 20th

Moon Phase: Full Worm Moon
Mar 20th

Spring Begins
Mar 20th

Kick Butts Day
Mar 21st

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

National Flower Day
Mar 21st

As Young as You Feel Day
Mar 22nd

National Puppy Day
Mar 23rd

National Tamale Day
Mar 23rd

World Tuberculosis Day
Mar 24th

Old New Year's Day
Mar 25th

Legal Assistant's Day
Mar 26th

Make up Your Own Holiday Day
Mar 26th

Little Red Wagon Day
Mar 27th

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

Knights of Columbus Founder's Day
Mar 29th

Doctors' Day
Mar 30th

Earth Hour
Mar 30th

"Summer Time" Begins (UK and EU)
Mar 31st

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Fully-Templated Print Special Sections
Available: 3/20/19
  • Family Life
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