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The aim of this Team is to help members of Women With Attitude celebrate holidays and observances throughout the year, and have lots of fun!  :)

We provide members with activities and information about current holidays.

Holidays Throughout The World

Month, Date Holiday
Countries Celebrated In
January 1 New Year's Day All
January 26 Australia Day Australia
January 26 Republic Day India
2nd Monday Martin Luther King, Jr., Day U.S.
Varied Chinese/Lunar New Year Asian Communities
February 6 Waitangi Day
(also known as New Zealand Day)
New Zealand
February 12 Mahashivratri India
February 12 Lincoln's Birthday U.S.
February 14 Valentine's Day Most Countries
February 22 Washington's Birthday U.S.
3rd Monday President's Day U.S.
3rd Monday Family Day Alberta, Canada
Varied (Sometimes in March) Ash Wednesday Christian Communities
March 12 Holi India
March 17 Ugadi India
March 17 St. Patrick's Day Most Countries
Varied Spring Equinox All
April 13 Tamil New Year India
April 15 Tax Day U.S.
April 25 ANZAC Day Australia and New Zealand
April 29 Buddha Jayanti India
April 30 Valborgsmässoafton Sweden
April 30 Orthodox Easter Sunday Christian Communities
1st Sunday Daylight Savings Time Begins U.S. & Canada
Varied Jewish Passover Jewish Communities
Varied Palm Sunday Christian Communities
Varied Good Friday Canada
Varied Easter Sunday Christian Communities
Varied Easter Monday Canada
May 1 Socialists' Day Sweden
May 1 Labour Day Norway
May 5 Cinco de Mayo Mexico & U.S.
May 17 Constitution Day Norway
2nd Sunday Mother's Day Most Countries
3rd Monday Victoria Day Canada
4th Sunday Memorial Day U.S.
June 14 Flag Day U.S.
Saturday between June 20-26 Midsommardagen Sweden
June 21 Summer Solstice All
June 24 St. Jean-Baptiste Day Quebec, Canada
1st Monday Reigning monarch's birthday Australia
3rd Sunday Father's Day Most Countries
July 1 Canada Day Canada
July 4 Independence Day U.S.
August 15 Independence Day India
1st Monday Civic Holiday Canada
September 2 Krishna Janmastami India
September 12 Ganesh Chaturthi India
September 22 Fall Equinox All
1st Monday Labor Day U.S.
1st Monday Labour Day Canada
2nd Sunday Grandparent's Day U.S.
Varied Jewish New Year Jewish Communities
Varied (Sometimes in October) Yom Kippur Jewish Communities
October 31 Halloween U.S.
1st Monday Columbus Day U.S.
2nd Thursday Thanksgiving Day Canada
Last Sunday Daylight Savings Time Ends U.S. & Canada
Last Monday Labour Day New Zealand
November 5 Guy Fawkes Day New Zealand, Australia and Great Britain
November 11 Veteran's Day U.S.
November 11 Remberance Day Alberta, Canada
1st Tuesday Election Day U.S.
3rd Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Christmas Evening  Norway
December 25 Christmas Most Countries
December 26 Boxing Day Canada
December 31 New Year's Eve All
Varied Hanukkah Jewish Communities
Varied Winter Solstice All
If you know of a holiday that isn't listed here, please use our Suggestion Box to have it listed.  Please provide as much detail about the holiday as you can!

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