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Monthly Events

Alcohol Awareness Month

Cancer Control Month

Couple Appreciation Month

Defeat Diabetes Month

Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Fresh Florida Tomato Month

Grange Month

International Customer Loyalty Month

Jazz Appreciation Month

Library Snapshot Month

Mathematics Awareness Month

National African-American Women's Fitness Month

National Autism Awareness Month

National Car Care Month

National Card and Letter Writing Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Decorating Month

National Donate Life Month

National Humor Month

National Lawn Care Month

National Occupational Therapy Month

National Pecan Month

National Pest Management Month

National Poetry Month

National Rebuilding Month

National Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month

National Soyfoods Month

National Youth Sports Safety Month

Pet First Aid and Awareness Month

Pharmacists' War on Diabetes

Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

Rosacea Awareness Month

School Library Month

Straw Hat Month

Stress Awareness Month

Taurus, The Bull (4/20-5/20)

Week of the Young Child ®

Women’s Eye Health & Safety Month

Workplace Conflict Awareness Month

World Landscape Architecture Month

Weekly Events

Testicular Cancer Awareness Week
Apr 1st - Apr 7th

The Masters Tournament
Apr 2nd - Apr 8th

National Pie Championships
Apr 6th - Apr 7th

Midwest Free Community Papers Spring Conference
Apr 7th - Apr 8th

National Library Week
Apr 8th - Apr 14th

Pan American Week
Apr 8th - Apr 14th

National Work Zone Awareness Week
Apr 9th - Apr 13th

French Quarter Festival
Apr 12th - Apr 15th

America East Tradeshow
Apr 12th - Apr 14th

Colorado Press Association Conference
Apr 12th - Apr 14th

Wisconsin Newspaper Association/Associated Press Convention & Trade Show
Apr 12th - Apr 13th

VPA / The Associated Press Advertising & News Conference & Annual Meeting
Apr 13th - Apr 14th

Poteet Strawberry Festival
Apr 13th - Apr 15th

The Crabbie's Grand National
Apr 14th - Apr 16th

Kentucky Derby Festival
Apr 14th - May 3rd

National Coin Week
Apr 15th - Apr 21st

National Volunteer Week
Apr 15th - Apr 21st

Roger Ebert's Film Festival (Ebertfest)
Apr 18th - Apr 22nd

Fiesta San Antonio
Apr 20th - Apr 30th

Global Youth Service Days
Apr 20th - Apr 22nd

Money Smart Week®
Apr 21st - Apr 28th

Preservation Week
Apr 22nd - Apr 28th

Administrative Professionals Week
Apr 22nd - Apr 28th

National Playground Safety Week
Apr 23rd - Apr 27th

Daily Events

April Fool's Day
Apr 1st

National Love Our Children Day
Apr 1st

Canada: New Inuit Territory Approved: Anniversary, 1992
Apr 1st

Easter Sunday
Apr 1st

Reconciliation Day
Apr 2nd

International Children’s Book Day
Apr 2nd

First White House Easter Roll: Anniversary, 1877
Apr 2nd

United Nations: World Autism Awareness Day
Apr 2nd

US Mint: Anniversary, 1792
Apr 2nd

Ponce De Leon Discovers Florida: Anniversary, 1513
Apr 2nd

National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day
Apr 2nd

Easter Monday
Apr 2nd

Inauguration of Pony Express, 1860
Apr 3rd

Pascua Florida Day
Apr 3rd

Flag Act of 1818: Anniversary
Apr 4th

National School Librarian Day
Apr 4th

Paraprofessional Appreciation Day
Apr 4th

National Walking Day
Apr 4th

Helen Keller's Miracle: Anniversary, 1887
Apr 5th

National Deep Dish Pizza Day
Apr 5th

NCAA Division l Men's Ice Hockey Championship (Frozen Four)
Apr 5th

First Modern Olympics: Anniversary 1896
Apr 6th

First Tony Awards Presented: Anniversary, 1947
Apr 6th

Drowsy Driver Awareness Day
Apr 6th

New Beer's Eve
Apr 6th

National Student Athlete Day
Apr 6th

Canada: Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
Apr 7th

National Alcohol Screening Day
Apr 7th

National Beer Day
Apr 7th

United Nations: World Health Day
Apr 7th

World Health Organization Anniversary: 1948
Apr 7th

International Beaver Day
Apr 7th

National Coffee Cake Day
Apr 7th

Ford, Betty Birth: Anniversary, 1918
Apr 8th

Moon Phase: Third Quarter
Apr 8th

National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day
Apr 9th

National Library Workers Day
Apr 10th

National Siblings Day
Apr 10th

National Farm Animals Day
Apr 10th

National Encourage a Young Writer Day
Apr 10th

Barbershop Quartet Day
Apr 11th

National Pet Day
Apr 11th

International Day of Pink
Apr 11th

National Licorice Day
Apr 12th

National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day
Apr 12th

National Bookmobile Day
Apr 12th

Polio Vaccine: Anniversary, 1955
Apr 12th

Thomas Jefferson Day
Apr 13th

Friday the Thirteenth
Apr 13th

Donate Life Blue & Green Day
Apr 13th

Pan-America Day
Apr 14th

National Gardening Day
Apr 14th

National Dolphin Day
Apr 14th

National Pecan Day
Apr 14th

Abraham Lincoln: Assassination Anniversary, 1865
Apr 15th

First School for Deaf Founded: Anniversary, 1817
Apr 15th

Sinking of the Titanic: Anniversary, 1912
Apr 15th

122nd Boston Marathon
Apr 16th

National Haiku Poetry Day
Apr 17th

Ellis Island Family History Day
Apr 17th

Income Tax Pay Day
Apr 17th

National Tax Day
Apr 17th

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Apr 18th

National Columnists’ Day
Apr 18th

NAIA Men's National Volleyball Invitational
Apr 18th

National Hanging Out Day
Apr 19th

National Garlic Day
Apr 19th

Taurus, The Bull (4/20-5/20)
Apr 20th

National High Five Day
Apr 20th

Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Explosion: Anniversary, 2010
Apr 20th

National Teach Children To Save Day
Apr 20th

Kindergarten Day
Apr 21st

Earth Day
Apr 22nd

Canada: Earth Day
Apr 22nd

National Jelly Bean Day
Apr 22nd

Record Store Day
Apr 22nd

First Public School in America: Anniversary, 1635
Apr 23rd

Holocaust Remembrance Day
Apr 24th

World Malaria Day
Apr 25th

Anniversary: First License Plates, 1901
Apr 25th

Administrative Professionals Day
Apr 25th

Richter Scale Day
Apr 26th

National Pretzel Day
Apr 26th

Take Our Daughters/Sons To Work® Day
Apr 27th

Babe Ruth: Anniversary, 1947
Apr 27th

National Arbor Day
Apr 27th

Worker's Memorial Day
Apr 28th

National Rebuilding Day
Apr 28th

Birthday Anniversary: William Hurst
Apr 29th

Moon Phase: Full Pink Moon
Apr 30th

International Jazz Day
Apr 30th

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