December 2017
Featured Events
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Root Vegetable Month
Exotic Fruit Month
Worldwide Food Service Safety Month

National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month

Food Safety Tip
Washing your hands is one of the most important things
you can do to fight food poisoning. When you wash your
hands the right way, it takes only 20 seconds and requires
only three ingredients: running water, soap, and something
to dry your hands (a clean towel or air).

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Monthly Events

Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Natl Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month
Coats & Toys for Kids Month (check local listings)
National Handwashing Awareness Month
National Stress-Free Family Holiday Month

Root Vegetable Month
Exotic Fruit Month
National Fruit Cake Month

Worldwide Food Service Safety Month
National Write a Business Plan Month

Weekly Events

1-7 Cookie Cutter Week
1-7 Crohn's & Colitis Awareness Week
1-15 Operation Santa Paws
3-9 Recipe Greetings for the Holidays Week
3-9 National Handwashing Awareness Week
-20 Hanukkah
17-23 Gluten-free Baking Week
26-1/1 Kwanzaa
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
        1 UN World Aids Day;  Natl Eat a Red Apple Day
 2  Special Education Day; National Fritters Day; World Pear Day UN Intl Day of Persons w/ Disabilities; Illinois 21st State
4  National Cookie Day
UN Intl Volunteer Day; Ntl Sacher Torte Day
Miners' Day; Natl  Gazpacho Day
7  Pearl Harbor Day; Ntl Cotton Candy Day

 8   Ntl Chocolate Brownie Day  9  National Pastry Day; Gingerbread  Decorating Day

10  Human Rights Day;  Mississippi 20th State

11   UN Mountain Day;  UNICEF Anniversary, 1946; Indiana 19th State; Natl Noodle Ring Day 12  Gingerbread House Day; Natl Ambrosia Day; Hanukkah, sundown
13  Ntl Cocoa Day
14 Bouillabaisse Day; Alabama 22nd State 15  Bill of Rights Day; Ntl Cupcake Day
16  National Chocolate-Covered Anything Day
17  Maple Syrup Day

18  Intl Migrants Day; National Roast Suckling Pig Day 19 National Hard Candy Day; Oatmeal Muffin Day

20 Intl Human Solidarity Day; National Sangria Day; Hanukkah Ends - sundown
21  Winter Solstice; Natl Fried Shrimp; Regifting Day 



22 National Date Nut Bread Day
23  National Pfeffernuesse Day

24  Christmas Eve; Natl Egg Nog Day

25  Christmas;
Pumpkin Pie Day
26  Kwanzaa Begins (12/6-1/1); National Candy Cane Day
27  National Fruitcake Day
 28  Iowa 29th State  29  Pepper Pot Day;  Texas 28th State 30  Bicarbonate of Soda Day  

31  New Years
Eve;  Universal
Hour of Peace




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
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Jake and Sandra

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