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Dates to Recognize

2017

June

1 – Shavuot (Ends)

10 - Race Unity Day

16 - Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev

18 - Father's Day 

19 - Juneteenth

24 - Ramadan (Ends)

July

2 - Lailat al-Qadr (Night of Power)

4 - Independence Day

27 - National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day

31-1 - Tisha B'Av

August

7 - Purple Heart Day

15 - Assumption of the Virgin Mary

26 - Women's Equality Day 

September

1-5 - Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

 4 - Labor Day

11 - Patriot Day

21 - Rosh Hashana

22 - Muharram

22 - Native Americans Day

29 - Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)

October

4 - Feast of St Francis of Assisi

4 - First Day of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles)

9 - Leif Erikson Day

9 - Columbus Day

11-13 - Shmini Atzeret

12 - Simchat Torah

18 - Diwali

21 - Birth of Baha’u’llah

31 - Halloween 

November

1 - All Saints’ Day

2 - All Souls’ Day

15 - Haile Selassie’s Coronation Day

20 - Presidents' Day

23 - Thanksgiving

24 - American Indian Day

30-1 - Mawlid al-Nabi

December

3 - First Sunday of Advent

8 - Feast on the Immaculate Conception

13 - First Day of Hanukkah (Feast of Lights/Dedication)

25 - Christmas

26-1 - Kwanzaa

 

2018

January

5 - Guru Gobind Singh’s Birthday

6 - Epiphany

6 - Three Kings Day

7 - Orthodox Christmas

14 - Makar Sankranti

20 - Ashura

21 - World Religion Day

22 - Vasanta Panchami

30 - Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat

February

1 - National Freedom Day

2 - Ground Day

5- Candlemas

4 - Rosa Parks Day

16 - Chinese New Year Celebration

13- Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras

14 - Ash Wednesday 

14- Valentine's Day

25 - Rama Navami (Hindu)

14-20 - Brotherhood/Sisterhood Week

15 - Nirvana

March

1- Holi (Festival of Color)

2 - Red across America Day

3- Hola Mohalla

17 - St. Patrick's Day

20 - Spring Equinox

21 - Bahá’í New Year

25 - Palm Sunday

28-1 - Purim (Jewish)

30 - Good Friday

April

1 -Easter Sunday

6 - Orthodox Good Friday

7 - World Health Day

8 - Orthodox Easter

11 - Yom Ha'atzmaut (Jewish)

13 - Vaisakhi

16- Emancipation Day 

20-2 - Festival of Ridvan (1st day)

25 - Ram Navami

27- Arbor Day

30- Passover (1st Day)

May

1 - Beltane

4 - Yom Ha-Shoah (Holocaust Day)

5 - Isra and Mi'raj (Muslim)
5 - Cinco de Mayo

3 - National Day of Prayer

10 - Buddha’s Birthday

20 - Pentecost

23 - Declaration of the Bab

24- Victoria Day

28 - Ascension of Baha’u’llah

28 - Memorial Day

DPO Events Calendar

 

Calendar 2016-2017.