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College of Agriculture

Dates to Recognize

January

3 - Vasanta Panchami

6 - Epiphany

6 - Three Kings Day

7 - Orthodox Christmas

11 - Ashura

15 - Makar Sankranti

16 - Guru Gobind Singh’s Birthday

17 - World Religion Day

25 - Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat

February

1 - National Freedom Day

2 - Ground Day

2 - Candlemas

4 - Rosa Parks Day

8 - Chinese New Year Celebration

9 - Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras

10 - Ash Wednesday 

14- Valentine's Day

14 - Rama Navami (Hindu)

14-20 - Brotherhood/Sisterhood Week

15 - Nirvana

21 - Bahá’í New Year

March

2 - Red across America Day

12 - Hola Mohalla

17 - St. Patrick's Day

20 - Palm Sunday

20 - Spring Equinox

24 - Purim (Jewish)

24 - Holi (Festival of Color)

25 - Good Friday

27 -Easter Sunday

April

7 - World Health Day

13 - Vaisakhi

15 - Ram Navami

19 - Festival of Ridvan (1st day)

23 - Passover (1st Day)

29 - Orthodox Good Friday

29- Arbor Day

May

1 - Orthodox Easter

1 - Beltane

4 - Yom Ha-Shoah (Holocaust Day)

5 - Isra and Mi'raj (Muslim)

5 - Cinco de Mayo

5 - National Day of Prayer

12 - Yom Ha'atzmaut (Jewish)

14 - Buddha’s Birthday

15 - Pentecost

23 - Declaration of the Bab

24- Victoria Day

29 - Ascension of Baha’u’llah

30 - Memorial Day

31 - Pentecost

June

7 - Ramadan Starts

12 - Shavuot

16 - Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev

19 - Father's Day 

19 - Juneteenth

20 - Race Unity Day

24 - Feast of St. John the Baptist

July

7 - Asalhapuja

9 - Martyrdom of the Bab

13-16-Obon

23 - Birth of Haile Selassie I

24 - Pioneer Day

August

1 - Lughnasadh (or Lammas Day)

5 - Shab-e-Barat

14 - Janmashtami

15 - Assumption of the Virgin Mary

22 - Ramadan

23 - Ganesh Chaturthi

September

11 - Enkutatash

16 - Lailat ul-Qadr (Night of Power)

19 - Rosh Hashanah

21 - Eid al-Fitr (Feast of the Breaking of the Fast)

22 - Mabon

27 - Maskal

28 - Yom Kippur

October

3-4 - Jewish New Year

8- Shabbat Shuva

12- Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)

18 - Karva Chauth

17 - First day of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles)

19 - Birth of the Bab

24 - Shmini Atzeret

25 - Simchat Torah

29 - Diwali

31 - Samhain

November

1 - All Saints’ Day

2 - All Souls’ Day

2 - Guru Nanak’s Birthday

12 - Birth of Baha’u’llah

15 - Haile Selassie’s Coronation Day

28 - Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

29 - Advent

December

8 - Bodhi Day

8 - Feast on the Immaculate Conception

12 - Mawlid al-Nabi

12 - Hanukkah (Feast of Lights/Dedication)

18 - Hijra (New Year)

21 - Yule

25 - Christmas

26 - Kwanzaa

DPO Events Calendar

 

Calendar 2016-2017.