Feast of the Annunciation

The Feast of the Annunciation, contemporarily the Solemnity of the Annunciation, and also called Lady Day, the Feast of the Incarnation (Festum Incarnationis), or Conceptio Christi (Christ’s Conception), commemorates the visit of the archangel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary, during which he informed her that she would be the mother of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. […]

Prince Kuhio Day

The People’s Prince is celebrated annually on Prince Kuhio Day on March 26. Prince Kuhio was a Hawaiian prince and advocated for the rights of his people. He was mainly known for the Hawaiian Homes Act, and the initiation of the bill to make Hawaii an official state of the United States. -National Today

Purple Day

Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness. Last year, people in more than 85 countries on all continents participated in Purple Day! Canada is the […]

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

National Vietnam War Veterans Day is a US holiday observed annually on March 29. It recognizes veterans who served in the US military during the Vietnam War. -Wikipedia

World Bipolar Day

Celebrated every year on March 30th, World Bipolar Day (WBD) is a world-wide awareness initiative of ISBD in conjunction with the Asian Network of Bipolar Disorder (ANBD) and the International Bipolar Foundation (IBPF). -International Society for Bipolar Disorders It is intended to raise awareness about bipolar disorder.  

Land Day

Land Day (Arabic: يوم الأرض, Yawm al-ʾArḍ; Hebrew: יוֹם הַאֲדָמָה, Yom HaAdama), March 30, is a day of commemoration for Arab citizens of Israel and Palestinians of the events of that date in 1976 in Israel. -Wikipedia From Wikipedia (fair use, author unknown): A poster commemorating the 9th anniversary of Land Day, the 30th of […]

César Chávez Day

Cesar Chavez Day(Spanish: Día de César Chávez) is a U.S. federal commemorative holiday, proclaimed by President Barack Obama in 2014. -Wikipedia It is celebrated annually on March 31.

Transgender Day of Visibility

International Transgender Day of Visibility (also called TDOV, Transgender Day of Visibility) is an annual eventoccurring on March 31 dedicated to celebrating transgender people and raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide… -Wikipedia

Autism Acceptance Month

Autism Acceptance Month, previously known as Autism Awareness Month, is observed annually during the month of April to promote awareness and acceptance of autistic people.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

TW: sexual misconduct Sexual Assault Awareness Month is observed annually in the USA during the month of April. It is intended to honor victims of sexual assault and raise awareness about the prevalence and severity of sexual assault.

Scottish-American Heritage Month

Scottish-American Heritage Month is celebrated annually in the USA during the month of April. It is intended to honor the achievements and contributions of Americans of Scottish ancestry. From James F. Perry on Wikipedia: Massed bands at the 2005 Pacific Northwest Highland Games. The drum major is Teresa Unkrur of the Tacoma Scots Pipe Band.

Filipino American History Month

Filipino American History Month, also referred to as Filipino American Heritage Month, is dedicated to honoring the achievements and contributions of Filipino immigrants and their descendants in the USA. Filipino Americans are the third largest Asian-American ethnic group in the USA. From Asian Pacific American Affairs, The Blog. Taken from https://www.governor.pa.gov/newsroom/recognizing-october-as-filipino-american-history-month/