Multicultural Calendar: December 2018

Credit to Author: Margaret Jetelina| Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 06:52:03 +0000

December 2018 1 Rosa Parks Day (U.S.A.) commemorates Rosa Park’s arrest in 1955 for refusing to give up her seat on a bus just because she was Black.   1 World AIDS Day (UN, WHO) is a joint effort made by the UN and the WHO to educate about HIV/AIDS.   1 National Day (Romania) […]

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Multicultural Calendar: September 2018

September 2018 2 Krishna Janmashtami (Hindu) is a day to celebrate Lord Krishna, who worked to remove sufferings.   2 Independence Day (Vietnam) commemorates the country’s independence from France in 1945.   3 Labour Day (Canada, U.S.A.) is an annual holiday that celebrates the achievements of workers. It happens on the first Monday of September. […]

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Multicultural Calendar: August 2018

August 2018 1 Confederation Day (Switzerland) is a national holiday to celebrate Switzerland’s independence. The day is filled with food, fireworks and celebrations.   2 Ilinden (Macedonia) is a national Macedonian holiday that remembers Macedonians’ revolt against the Ottoman Empire.   5 Emancipation Day (Turks and Caicos Islands) is a big celebration to honour former […]

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