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September 2019

Labor Day

September 2 - September 3
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day first of September, repeating indefinitely

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Labor Day in the United States of America is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, laws, and well-being of the country. It is the Monday of the long weekend known as Labor Day Weekend. It is recognized as a federal holiday. Beginning in the late 19th century, as the trade union and labor movements grew, trade unionists proposed that a day be set aside to celebrate labor. "Labor Day" was promoted by the Central Labor Union and…

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First day of Autumn

September 23 - September 24
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 23 of September, repeating indefinitely

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Autumn, also known as fall in US English and sometimes in Canadian English, is one of the four temperate seasons. Autumn marks the transition from summer to winter, in September (Northern Hemisphere) or March (Southern Hemisphere), when the duration of daylight becomes noticeably shorter and the temperature cools down considerably. One of its main features is the shedding of leaves from deciduous trees. Some cultures regard the autumnal equinox as "mid-autumn", while others with a longer temperature lag treat it as the start of autumn. Meteorologists (and most of the temperate countries in the southern hemisphere) use a definition based on…

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October 2019

Columbus Day

October 14 - October 15
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day second of October, repeating indefinitely

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Columbus Day is a national holiday in many countries of the Americas and elsewhere which officially celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the Americas on October 12, 1492. Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer who set sail across the Atlantic Ocean in search of a faster route to the New World. His first voyage to the New World on the Spanish ships the Santa María, Niña, and La Pinta took approximately three months. Columbus and his crew's arrival to the New World initiated the Columbian Exchange which introduced the transfer of plants, animals, culture, human populations, and technology…

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November 2019

Daylight Saving Time Ends

November 3 @ 2:00 AM EST
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Nov 3, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time Ends When local daylight time is about to reach Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 3, 2019, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 3, 2019 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning. Wikipedia

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Thanksgiving Day

November 28 - November 29
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day fourth of November, repeating indefinitely

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Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated on various dates in Canada, the United States, some of the Caribbean islands, and Liberia. It began as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year. Similarly named festival holidays occur in Germany and Japan. Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday of October in Canada and on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States, and around the same part of the year in other places. Although Thanksgiving has historical roots in religious and cultural traditions, it has long…

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Thanksgiving Day Friday

November 28 - November 29
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day fourth of November, repeating indefinitely

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Maine considers the Friday after Thanksgiving a state holiday. TheHolidaySchedule.com

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December 2019

First day of Winter

December 21 - December 22
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 21 of December, repeating indefinitely

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Winter is the coldest season of the year in polar and temperate zones (winter does not occur in most of the tropical zone). It occurs after autumn and before spring in each year. Winter is caused by the axis of the Earth in that hemisphere being oriented away from the Sun. Different cultures define different dates as the start of winter, and some use a definition based on weather. When it is winter in the Northern Hemisphere, it is summer in the Southern Hemisphere, and vice versa. In many regions, winter is associated with snow and freezing temperatures. The moment of winter solstice is when the…

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February 2020

Washington’s Birthday(President’s Day)

February 17, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day third of February, repeating indefinitely

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Washington's Birthday is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States, who was born on February 22, 1732. Since the Uniform Federal Holidays Act of 1971, its observance can occur between February 15 and February 21 inclusive. Colloquially, the day is also now widely known as Presidents' Day and is often an occasion to honor the incumbent president and all persons who have served as president, not just George Washington. The day…

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March 2020

Daylight Saving Time Starts

March 8, 2020 @ 2:00 AM EDT
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Mar 8, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Starts When local standard time is about to reach Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to Sunday, March 8, 2020, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 8, 2020 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening. Wikipedia

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First day of Spring

March 21, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 21 of March, repeating indefinitely

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Spring is one of the four conventional temperate seasons, following winter and preceding summer. There are various technical definitions of spring, but local usage of the term varies according to local climate, cultures and customs. When it is spring in the Northern Hemisphere, it is autumn in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa. At the spring (or vernal) equinox, days and nights are approximately twelve hours long, with day length increasing and night length decreasing as the season progresses. Spring and "springtime" refer to the season, and also to ideas of rebirth, rejuvenation, renewal,…

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April 2020

Child Abuse Prevention Month(observed)

April 1, 2020 - May 1, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 1 of April, repeating indefinitely

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National Child Abuse Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promotes the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During the month of April and throughout the year, communities are encouraged to increase awareness and provide education and support to families through resources and strategies to prevent child abuse and neglect. Each year, the White House and many states issue proclamations to raise awareness and to encourage communities…

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Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday(observed)

April 13, 2020 - April 14, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 13 of April, repeating indefinitely

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Thomas Jefferson (April 13,  1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and the third President of the United States from 1801 to 1809. Previously, he had been elected the second Vice President of the United States, serving under John Adams from 1797 to 1801. Jefferson was a proponent of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights motivating American colonists to break from the Kingdom of Great Britain and form a new nation; he produced formative documents and decisions at both the state and national level. Jefferson was…

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May 2020

Mother’s Day (observed)

May 11, 2020 - May 12, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day second of May, repeating indefinitely

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Mother's Day in the United States is an annual holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in May. Mother's Day recognizes mothers, motherhood and maternal bonds in general, as well as the positive contributions that they make to society. It was established by Anna Jarvis, with the first official Mother's Day celebrated at St. Andrew's Methodist Church in Grafton, West Virginia, on May 10, 1908. In the United States, Mother's Day complements similar celebrations honoring family members, such as Father's Day, Siblings Day and Grandparents Day. Internationally, there…

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Memorial Day

May 25, 2020 - May 26, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day last of May, repeating indefinitely

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Memorial Day or Decoration Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The holiday, which is currently observed every year on the last Monday of May, was held on May 28, 2018. The holiday was held on May 30 from 1868 to 1970. It marks the unofficial start of the summer vacation season, while Labor Day marks its end. Many people visit cemeteries and memorials, particularly to honor those who have died in military service. Many volunteers…

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June 2020

Gay and Lesbian Pride Month(observed)

June 1, 2020 - July 1, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 1 of June, repeating indefinitely

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The month of June was chosen for LGBT Pride Month to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which occurred at the end of June 1969. As a result, many pride events are held during this month to recognize the impact LGBT people have had in the world. Brenda Howard is known as the "Mother of Pride", for her work in coordinating the first LGBT Pride march, and she also originated the idea for a week-long series of events around Pride Day which became the genesis of…

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National Flag Week(observed)

June 10, 2020 - June 17, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 10 of June, repeating indefinitely

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The President is requested to issue each year a proclamation— (1) designating the week in which June 14 falls as National Flag Week; and (2)calling on citizens to display the flag of the United States during National Flag Week. Wikipedia

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Flag Day (observed)

June 14, 2020 - June 15, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 14 of June, repeating indefinitely

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In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The United States Army also celebrates the U.S. Army Birthdays on this date; Congress adopted "the American continental army" after reaching a consensus position in the Committee of the Whole on June 14, 1775. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established June 14 as Flag Day; in August 1946, National Flag Day was established by an Act…

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Father’s Day

June 21, 2020 - June 22, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day third of June, repeating indefinitely

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Father's Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. In Catholic Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 (St. Joseph's Day) since the Middle Ages. This celebration was brought by the Spanish and Portuguese to Latin America, where March 19 is often still used for it, though many countries in Europe and the Americas have adopted the U.S. date, which is the third Sunday of June. It is celebrated on various days…

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First day of Summer

June 21, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 21 of June, repeating indefinitely

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Summer is the hottest of the four temperate seasons, falling after spring and before autumn. At the summer solstice, the days are longest and the nights are shortest, with day-length decreasing as the season progresses after the solstice. The date of the beginning of summer varies according to climate, tradition, and culture. When it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere, it is winter in the Southern Hemisphere, and vice versa. Wikipedia

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July 2020

Independence Day

July 4, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 4 of July, repeating indefinitely

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Independence Day (colloquial: the Fourth of July) is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as free and independent states, the United States of America, and were no longer connected to the British Crown. The Congress actually voted to declare independence two days earlier, on July 2. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the…

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November 2020

Daylight Saving Time Ends

November 1, 2020 @ 2:00 AM EST
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Nov 1, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Ends When local daylight time is about to reach Sunday, November 1, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 1, 2020, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 1, 2020 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning. Wikipedia

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March 2021

Daylight Saving Time Starts

March 14, 2021 @ 2:00 AM EDT
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Mar 14, 2021 - Daylight Saving Time Starts When local standard time is about to reach Sunday, March 14, 2021, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to Sunday, March 14, 2021, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 14, 2021 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening. Wikipedia

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November 2021

Daylight Saving Time Ends

November 7, 2021 @ 2:00 AM EST
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Nov 7, 2021 - Daylight Saving Time Ends When local daylight time is about to reach Sunday, November 7, 2021, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 7, 2021, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 7, 2021 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning. Wikipedia

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March 2022

Daylight Saving Time Starts

March 13, 2022 @ 2:00 AM EDT
Maine ME United States

Mar 13, 2022 - Daylight Saving Time Starts When local standard time is about to reach Sunday, March 13, 2022, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to Sunday, March 13, 2022, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 13, 2022 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening. Wikipedia

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November 2022

Daylight Saving Time Ends

November 6, 2022 @ 2:00 AM EST
Maine ME United States

Nov 6, 2022 - Daylight Saving Time Ends When local daylight time is about to reach Sunday, November 6, 2022, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 6, 2022, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 6, 2022 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning. Wikipedia

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