October Is….

October Is….



  • Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
  • American Pharmacist Month
  • Apple Jack Month
  • Awareness Month
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • Clergy Appreciation Month
  • Computer Learning Month
  • Cookie Month
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • Eat Country Ham Month
  • International Drum Month
  • Lupus Awareness Month
  • National Diabetes Month
  • National Pizza Month
  • National Vegetarian Month
  • National Popcorn Popping Month
  • Sarcastic Month
  • Seafood Month

Weekly Celebrations:

  • Week 1 Get Organized Week
  • Week 1 Customer Service Week
  • Week 2 Fire Prevention Week
  • Week 2 Pet Peeve Week
  • Week 3 Pastoral Care Week

October, 2014 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky Days:

World Vegetarian Day

National Custodial Worker Day

Name Your Car Day

Techies Day

Virus Appreciation Day

World Smile Day first Friday of month

International Frugal Fun Day – first Saturday of the month

National Golf Day

National Frappe Day

Do Something Nice Day

Oktoberfest in Germany ends, date varies

World Teacher’s Day

Come and Take it Day

Mad Hatter Day

Physician Assistant Day

Bald and Free Day

American Touch Tag Day

Emergency Nurses Day– date varies

Curious Events Day

Fire Prevention Day

Leif Erikson Day

Moldy Cheese Day

10 National Angel Food Cake Day

10 World Egg Day  – second Friday of month

11 It’s My Party Day

11 Take Your Teddy Bear to Work Day

12 Cookbook Launch Day

12 Old Farmer’s Day

12 Moment of Frustration Day

13 Columbus Day – second Monday of month

13 International Skeptics Day

14 Be Bald and Free Day

14 National Dessert Day – take an extra helping, or two

15 White Cane Safety Day

16 Bosses Day

16 Dictionary Day

17 Wear Something Gaudy Day

18 International Newspaper Carrier Day -date varies each year

18 No Beard Day

18 Sweetest Day Third Saturday of month

19 Evaluate Your Life Day

20 Brandied Fruit Day

21 Babbling Day

21 Count Your Buttons Day

21 National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day find a recipe, too.

22 National Nut Day

23 National Mole Day

23 Tv Talk Show Host Day

24 National Bologna Day

24 United Nations Day

25 Make a Difference Day–  fourth Saturday of the month, neighbors helping neighbors.

25 Punk for a Day Day

25 World Pasta Day

26  Mother-In-Law Day – fourth Sunday in October

26 National Mincemeat Day

27 National Tell a Story Day – in Scotland and the U.K.

27 Navy Day

28 Plush Animal Lover’s Day

29 Hermit Day

29 National Frankenstein Day

30 National Candy Corn Day

30 Mischief Night

31 Carve a Pumpkin Day – no surprise here

31 Frankenstein Friday – last Friday in October – falls on Halloween this year.

31 Halloween

31 Increase Your Psychic Powers Day

 And Happy Birthday to Libra and Scorpios!!!

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