October 2017
Featured Event
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Tackling Hunger Month
Halloween Safety Month
National Farm to School Month

October 24 Food Day 

Food Safety Tip
Trick-or-treaters should wait until they
get home and have their parents check
their candy before they eat any. Discard
homemade treats.

Monthly Events

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Dyslexia Awareness Month 
Global Diversity Awareness Month
Health Literacy Month
Learning Disability Awareness Month
Long Term Care Planning Month
National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month 

National Chiropractic Month
National Dental Hygiene Month
National Depression Education & Awareness Month

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month
National Liver Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Crime Prevention Month  
National Cyber Security Awareness Month
National Medical Librarian Month 
National Orthodontic Health Month
National Physical Therapy Month  
National Protect Your Hearing Month

National Reading Group Month
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month
 National Work and Family Month
German American Heritage Month
Polish American Heritage Month
Positive Attitude Month

Talk About Prescriptions Month
World Blindness Awareness Month
World Menopause Month

National Photographer Appreciation Month
Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
National Animal Safety Protection Month

Tackling Hunger Month
Halloween Safety Month
National Farm to School Month

Vegetarian Month
American Cheese Month 
National Apple Month 
National Bake and Decorate Month
Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month
National Caramel Month 
National Chili Month
National Cookie Month
National Country Ham Month

National Dessert Month
National Pasta Month
National Pickled Peppers Month
National Pizza Month
National Popcorn Poppin' Month
National Pork Month 

National Pretzel Month
National Seafood Month
National Spinach-Lovers Month

Non GMO Month
Co op Awareness Month

National Eat Better, Eat Together Month
Fair Trade Month
Gourmet Adventures Month

National Go on a Field Trip Month  
National Kitchen and Bath Month
National Restaurant Hospitality Month

Weekly Events

1-2 Chowderfest
1-7 National Walk Your Dog Week
2-8 Mental Illness Awareness Week

3-7 Drive Safely Work Week
3-9 Healthcare Foodservice Workers Week
9-15 Fire Prevention Week
9-15 National Metric Week
9-15 National Work from Home Week

9-15 National Chestnut Week 
10-14 National School Lunch Week
10-16 World Rainforest Week

15-18 FNCE
16-22 National Food Bank Week

16-22 Freedom from Workplace Bullies Week
16-22 International Infection Prevention Week

16-22 National Chemistry Week
17-24 Food and Drug Interaction Education and Awareness Week 

23-31 Red Ribbon Week 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday



  UN Intl Day of Older Persons; World Vegetarian Day
UN Intl Day of Non Violence; World Day for Farmed Animals; UN World Habitat Day; Child Health Day

3  National Caramel Custard Day; Natl Stop Bullying Day

 4  National Taco Day; World Cerebral Palsy Day


Country Inn, Bed & Breakfast DayUN World Teachers Day; International Walk to School DayNatl Kale Day; National Pumpkin Seed Day

Natl Noodle Day; National Depression Screening Day

 National Frappe Day; World Smile Day 8 National Pierogy Day; National Fluffernutter Day

World Post Day
10  World Mental Health Day; National Angel Food Cake Day; Columbus Day celebrated    11  Intl Day of the Girl; Natl Sausage Pizza Day 12 Columbus Day, National Gumbo Day; National Farmer’s Day; Natl take your parents to lunch day; UN Intl Day for Natural Disaster Reduction 13  Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day; National Yorkshire Pudding Day  14  Natl Dessert Day; World Egg Day 15 UN International Day of Rural Women; Global Hand Washing Day; Sweetest Day
16 World Food Day; Boss's Day

17  UN Intl Day for the Eradication of Poverty; Natl Pasta Day 18  World Menopause Day 19 National Seafood Bisque Day  20 World Osteoporosis Day
21 National Apple Month; Global Iodine Deficiency Disorder Day;  Natl Mammography Day
22 National Nut Day

 23  National Boston Cream Pie Day 24  UN Day World  Development Information Day; Food Day 
 25  National Greasy Foods Day;  World Pasta Day 
26  National Mincemeat Pie Day; National Pumpkin Day 27  National Farm to School Month 28  Wild Foods Day; National Breadstick Day 
 29  World Psoriasis Day; National Oatmeal Day; National Cat Day; World Stroke Day
30  National Candy Corn Day; Haunted Refrigerator Night; Checklist Day
31 Halloween; National Magic Day; National UNICEF Day Trick or Treat for UNICEF; Nevada 36th State

The holidays and events listed in the calendar come from numerous resources, such as:
United States Department of Agriculture; Food and Drug Administration; Presidential Declaration; Federal, State
 or City Governments; American Dietetic Association; Food Associations; American Medical Association; Medical Affiliations;
Private Organizations and Companies; Retail Promotions

The events have been verified. However, you should confirm the dates before making plans. Some events may vary from one
state to another. Visit our web sites for more ideas.
If you would like to add an event or sponsor the Wellness calendar,
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  • Find Employment Opportunities for the disabled
  • Provide Acceptance, Guidance, and Friendships.
  • Develop online support and resource library.

with warm regards,
Jake and Sandra

P.S. Thank you for your generosity and kindness.

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