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Monthly Events

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

Asthma Awareness Month

Building Safety Month

Fibromyalgia Education & Awareness Month

Gemini, The Twin (5/21-6/21)

Get Caught Reading Month

Gifts from the Garden Month

Global Civility Awareness Month

Global Employee Health and Fitness Month

Global Youth Traffic Safety Month

Haitian Heritage Month

Healthy Vision Month

Huntington's Disease Awareness Month

Jewish American Heritage Month

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

National Allergy/Asthma Awareness Month

National Arthritis Awareness Month

National Barbecue Month

National Beef Month

National Better Hearing & Speech Month

National Bike Month

National Electrical Safety Month

National Family Month®

National Foster Care Month

National Hamburger Month

National Hepatitis Month

National Meditation Month

National Mental Health Month

National Military Appreciation Month

National Osteoporosis Month

National Photo Month

National Physical Fitness & Sports Month

National Preservation Month

National Salad Month

National Salsa Month

National Stroke Awareness Month

National Sweet Vidalia® Month

National Vinegar Month

National Water Safety Month

Older Americans Month

Prepare Tomorrow's Parents Month

Ramadan

React Month

Ultraviolet Awareness Month

Weekly Events

Children’s Book Week
May 1st - May 7th

Mid Atlantic Community Papers Association Conference
May 3rd - May 5th

AFCP Conference & Trade Show
May 3rd - May 5th

South Dakota Newspaper Association Conference
May 3rd - May 5th

North Dakota Newspaper Association Annual Convention
May 3rd - May 5th

Festivals of Nations
May 3rd - May 6th

Holland Tulip Festival
May 5th - May 13th

Be Kind to Animals Week®
May 6th - May 12th

Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week
May 6th - May 12th

Drinking Water Week
May 6th - May 12th

National Nurses Week
May 6th - May 12th

National Pet Week
May 6th - May 12th

Root Canal Awareness Week
May 6th - May 12th

National Family Week™
May 6th - May 12th

National Hurricane Preparedness Week
May 6th - May 12th

PTA Teacher Appreciation Week
May 7th - May 11th

National Wildflower Week
May 7th - May 13th

Goodwill Industries Week
May 7th - May 13th

Canada: National Nursing Week
May 7th - May 13th

National Stuttering Awareness Week
May 7th - May 13th

National Etiquette Week
May 7th - May 11th

Cannes Film Festival
May 9th - May 20th

Michigan Press Association Annual Convention
May 10th - May 12th

Chastain Park Spring Arts & Crafts Festival 2017
May 12th - May 13th

National Women's Healthcare Week
May 13th - May 19th

Salute to 35+ Moms Week
May 13th - May 19th

Work at Home Moms Week
May 13th - May 19th

National Families Week
May 14th - May 20th

National Police Week
May 14th - May 20th

Local Newspaper Week
May 14th - May 20th

NAIA Division l Softball Championship (Women's College World Series)
May 14th - May 16th

NAIA Men's Golf National Championships
May 15th - May 18th

Texas Gulf Coast Press Association Convention
May 17th - May 19th

National Safe Boating Week
May 19th - May 25th

National Stationery Show
May 20th - May 23rd

National EMS Week
May 20th - May 26th

NAIA Women's Golf National Championships
May 22nd - May 25th

Fleet Week 2018
May 23rd - May 29th

Kodiak Crab Festival
May 24th - May 28th

NAIA Mens & Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships
May 24th - May 26th

The French Open
May 27th - Jun 10th

Cape May Music Festival
May 27th - Jun 14th

US Women's Open Championship
May 28th - Jun 3rd

Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals
May 29th - May 31st

Book Expo America Trade Exhibit
May 30th - Jun 1st

US Women's Open Championship
May 31st - Jun 3rd

Great American Brass Festival
May 31st - Jun 3rd

Daily Events

Keep Kids Alive - Drive 25 Day
May 1st

Law Day
May 1st

Mother Goose Day
May 1st

New Homeowner’s Day
May 1st

School Principals' Day
May 1st

Lei Day
May 1st

Loyalty Day
May 1st

World Asthma Day
May 1st

Garden Meditation Day
May 3rd

National Day of Prayer
May 3rd

National Day of Reason
May 3rd

National Two Different Colored Shoes Day
May 3rd

\World Press Freedom Day
May 3rd

Star Wars Day
May 4th

International Respect for Chickens Day
May 4th

Cartoonists Day
May 5th

Kentucky Derby
May 5th

Low Country Shrimp Festival
May 5th

Free Comic Book Day
May 5th

TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour
May 6th

Melanoma Monday
May 7th

Moon Phase: Third Quarter
May 7th

World Red Cross/ Red Crescent Day
May 8th

V-E Day: Anniversary, 1945
May 8th

National Teacher Day
May 8th

Reno, Nevada: Anniversary 1868
May 9th

National Bike to School Day
May 9th

National Receptionist Day
May 9th

National Night Shift Workers Day
May 9th

National School Nurse Day
May 9th

World Lupus Day
May 10th

Military Spouse Appreciation Day
May 11th

National Hummus Day
May 11th

National Babysitters Day
May 12th

Mother's Day
May 13th

Lewis & Clark Expedition Sets Out: Anniversary, 1804
May 14th

Moon Phase: Super New Moon
May 15th

Peace Officer Memorial Day
May 15th

United Nations: International Day of Families
May 15th

Battle of Champion's Hill: Anniversary, 1863
May 16th

International Museum Day
May 18th

National Bike to Work Day
May 18th

National Defense Transportation Day
May 18th

National Endangered Species Day
May 18th

National Pizza Party Day
May 18th

Nascar Day
May 18th

Armed Forces Day
May 19th

Preakness Stakes
May 19th

National Take Your Parents to the Playground Day
May 20th

Shavuot begins at Sundown
May 20th

National Geographic Bee: National Championship
May 20th

Amelia Earhart Atlantic Crossing: Anniversary, 1932
May 20th

Homestead Act: Anniversary, 1862
May 20th

Lindbergh Flight: Anniversary, 1927
May 20th

National Learn to Swim Day
May 20th

Hewlett, William: Birth Anniversary, 1913
May 20th

American Red Cross Founded: Anniversary, 1881
May 21st

National Maritime Day
May 22nd

Canadian Immigrants' Day
May 22nd

New York Public Library: Anniversary, 1895
May 23rd

National Taffy Day
May 23rd

International World Turtle Day
May 23rd

Morse Opens First US Telegraph Line: Anniversary, 1844
May 24th

Baseball First Played Under Lights: Anniversary, 1935
May 24th

National Brother's Day
May 24th

Emergency Medical Services for Children Day
May 24th

National Eat More Fruits & Vegetables Day
May 24th

National Heat Awareness Day
May 25th

National Wine Day
May 25th

Star Wars Released: Anniversary, 1977
May 25th

National Tap Dance Day
May 25th

National Missing Children's Day
May 25th

National Blueberry Cheesecake Day
May 26th

Vietnam & U.S. Resume Relations: Anniversary, 1994
May 26th

Golden Gate Bridge Open: Anniversary, 1937
May 27th

Indianapolis 500 - Mile Race
May 27th

Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day
May 28th

Memorial Day
May 28th

National Hamburger Day
May 28th

Virginia Plan Proposed: Anniversary, 1787
May 29th

UN: International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
May 29th

Moon Phase: Full Flower Moon
May 29th

First American Daily Newspaper Published: Anniversary, 1783
May 30th

Lincoln Memorial Dedication: Anniversary, 1922
May 30th

Indianapolis 500: Anniversary, 1911
May 30th

National Senior Health and Fitness Day
May 30th

World No Tobacco Day
May 31st

Canada: World No-Tobacco Day
May 31st

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