What’s Happening this Month?

October 2012

October spans 31 days.

Daily Observances

2nd – International Day of Non-violence
3rd – German Unity Day
4th – World Animal Day
5th – International World Teacher’s Day
9th – National Children Appreciation Day
18th – Alaska Day
27th – Navy Day
31st – Halloween

Week Long Observances

7th-13th National Fire Prevention Week
England – Children’s Book Week
Mental Illness Awareness Week

Month Long Observances

National Art & Humanities Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
German American Heritage Month
National Hispanic Heritage Month
Italian American Heritage Month
Polish American Heritage Month

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month
Celiac Sprue Awareness Month
National Down Sydrome Awareness Month
Sudden Infant Death Awareness Month

And because I couldn’t Help it…

National Pizza, Popcorn poppin, Pork, and Sausage Month.  

Birthstone: Pink Tourmaline and Opal
Flower: Calendula
Zodiacs: Libra and Scorpio

Special Thanks to the October listings in Wikipedia

Thanks for Stopping By
~Shy Willow

*originally published on A Mom’s Handbook. com
~Sensually Yours~
Shy Willow

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