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this month is:
special weeks:
major holidays:
special days &

-Baby Safety Month
-Children's Eye Health and Safety Month
-Classical Music Month
Library Card Sign-Up Month
-Read-A-New Book Month
-Emergency Care Month
-Youth Month
-Be Kind to Sewing Month
-National Chicken Month
-Latino Heritage Month
-National Honey Month
-National Literary Month
-National Piano Month
-National Rice month
-Organic Harvest Month
-National Courtesy Month
-National School Success Month
-Pleasure Your Mate Month
-Women of Achievement Month
-International Gay Square Dance Month

- Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month
-Marriage Health Month
-Library Signup Month
-National Cholesterol Education and Awareness Month
-National Gum Care Month
-National Honey Month
-National Organic Harvest Month
-National Piano Month
-National Rice Month
-Save the Tiger Month
-Stop the Violence and Save Our Kids Month
-Hispanic Heritage Month
-Little League Month
-Better Breakfast Month


1st Monday of September:
Labor Day

First Sunday after Labor Day:
National Grandparents Day

First Monday after Labor Day:
Nat'l Boss/Employee Exchange Day

Last Sunday in September:
Good Neighbor Day

National Pet Memorial Day:
Second Sunday in September

POW/MIA Recognition Day:
Third Friday of September



Emergency Care Week
Full Employment Week
National Financial Services Week
Child Injury Prevention Week
Self-improvement Week
Mental Health Workers Week

Fall Hat Week
National Housekeepers Week
Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week
Child Eye Health and Safety Week

National Flower Week
National Singles Week
National Child Care Week
National Courtesy Week
National Chiropractic Week
National Osteopathic Medicine Week
National Adult Day Care Center Week
National Farm Animals Awareness Week
Older Adult LIving Ctr Celebration Week
National Singles Week
National Farm Safety Week
National Laundry Workers Week

Banned Books Week
Consitution Week
National Food Service Workes Week
Religious Freedom Week
National Dog Week
National Singles Week
National Roller Skating Week
American Newspaper Week


Labor Day
(1st Monday of September)

Yom Kippur
(Falls ten days after Rosh Hashanah on the 10th of Tishrei, which is a Hebrew month that correlates with September-October on the secular calendar)


September 1
Anniversary of Korean Airlines Flight 007, NYC to Seoul, South Korea; mistakenly invaded Soviet airspace and was shot down by the Soviets, killing all 269 pasengers. (Including Neil Grenfell and family; he was a former co-worker of IdeaCalendar.com founder, and he was a wonderful man.)

September 2
Christie McAuliffe birthday; teacher in space who died in explosion during takeoff

VJ Day Surrender ceremony aboard the USS Missouri formally ends WWII.

September 3
Escape to Freedom anniversary - Abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass escaped slavery in 1938, traveling from Maryland to New York.

September 4

Glass Day
Newspaper Carrier Day
National Macadamia Nuit Day
Los Angeles founded, 1781

September 5
Be Late for Something Day
Squeaky Fromme tried to assassinate President Gerald Ford in 1975
Cheese Pizza Day

September 6
Labor Day (moveable; confirm date)
Read a Book Day
National Do It Day
Fight Procrastination Day

September 7
Grandparents Day (see Movable Days on left)
Grandad's Day
Death Day
Grandma Moses Birthday, 1860
Neither Rain Nor Snow Day

September 8
International Literacy Day
National Boss/Employee Exchange Day
Star Trek debuted, 1966
First Miss America debuted, 1921
Penguin Books charged with public obscenity for trying to publish Lady Chatterly's Lover, 1960
Pardon Day

September 9
Teddy Bear Day
North Korea Independence Day
Expectant Mothers Day
California became the 31st state in 1850
Canned laugh track first used, 1950
Nat'l Boss/Employee Exchange Day

September 10
Rosh Hashanah - holiday begins at sundown.
Hot Dog Day
Swap Ideas Day
Old-Timers Day
Sewing Machine Day

September 11

Terrorists attacked U.S., 2001

September 12
Chocolate Milkshake Day
National Video Games Day (There is a Video Games Day in July, too)

September 13
Billie Jean King beat Bobby Riggs in tennis, 1973
Fortune Cookie Day
Positive Thinking Day
National Peanut Day

September 14
Princess Grace death anniversary, 1982
National Cream-Filled Donut Day

September 16

Mayflower Anniversary, departure from England, September 16, 1620, arrived in U.S. December 26, 1620.
Collect Rocks Day
Step Family Day
Mexican Independence Day

Working Parents Day
National Play Doh Day

September 17
Citizenship Day (Consitution of U.S., anniversary), 1787

September 18
U.S. Air Force established 1947
National Cheeseburger Day

September 19
International Talk Like A Pirate Day

September 20
Birthday of the Sun (Inca)
Gibberish Day
Airborne Operations Day (Netherlands)
National Rum Punch Day

September 21
Miniature Golf Day
World Gratitude Day
Press Day
Malta Independence Day
Biosphere Day
Get Out Of Town Today Day
Armenia Independence Day
National Pecan Cookie Day

September 22
Festival of the Sea Goddess (Eskimo)
American Business Women's Day
Dear Diary Day
Festival of Disappearances
National Centenarians Day
National Laundry Workers Day
Ice Cream Cone Day
Kiwanis Kids Day
National White Chocolate Day
National Hunting and Fishing Day
Proposal Day, honoring singles seeking marriage

September 23
Autumnal Equinox, first day of fall (Northern Hemisphere)
Landscape-Nursery Day
Checkers Day
National Chocolate Day

September 24
Fidelity Day
Schwenkfelder Thanksgiving (Pennsylvania Dutch)
Buy Nothing Day
Festival of the Latest Novelties
National Cherries Jubilee Day
National Bluebird of Happiness Day
American Indian Day (New York)
Feast of Our Lady of Mercy
Bullwinkle Show first aired, 1961
Jim Henson birthday, creator of Muppets, 1936

September 25
Salute the Sun Day (China)
National Food Service Workers Day
Ashura (Muslim nations)
National One-Hit Wonder Day
National Crabmeat Newberg Day
Origin of Life Day

September 26
Feast of Lamps (India)
Good Neighbor Day
National Pancake Day
Yemen Independence Day
Balaclava Day
Ceremony of the Dead (Cambodia)
Johnny Appleseed's birthday, 1847

September 27
Ancestor Appreciation Day
Dragonfight Day
Crush A Can Day
El Salvador Independence Day
National Chocolate Milk Day
London Bridge Days begin (Arizona)

September 28
Ask A Stupid Question Day
Bird Day
Teacher's Day (China)
National Hunting and Fishing Day
Confucius Day (Old China)
Fiesta of San Miguel (Mexico)
Thailand Independence Day
National Strawberry Cream Pie Day
Drink As Much Beer As Possible Day
Pancake Day

September 29
All Angels Day
Goose Day (Germany)
National Mocha Day
Festival of Tezcatzonctl (Chief God of Intoxication; Mexico)
Poisoned Blackberries Day
Constitution Day (Brunei)
International Whistle Off

September 30
Army Incompentence Day
Botswana Independence Day
National Mulled Cider Day
National Mud Pack Day

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