Activity Planning Guide Professional Weeks/Special Days/Awareness Month

2022 Activity Professionals Planning Guide



American Adventures Month

Black Business Month

Boomers Making a Difference Month

Happiness Happens Month

International Pirate Month

National Immunization Awareness Month

National Minority Donor Awareness Month

Read a Romance Month

What will be Your Legacy Month

August Weekly Observances

International Clown Week, August 1-7

National Bargain Hunting Week, August 1-7

Psychic Week, August 1-5

Assistance Dogs Week, August 7-13

Elvis Week, August 9-17

National Aviation Week, August 14-20

Be Kind to Humankind Week, August 25-31

August Special Days

August 1. Sisters Day; Girlfriends Day; World lung cancer day; world wide web anniversary day

August 2: Anniversary of the official Signing of the Declaration of Independence; National Night Out

August 3: National Watermelon Day

August 4: Coast Guard Day

August 6: Hiroshima Day, Birth anniversary of Lucille Ball

August 7: National Lighthouse Day, National Mustard Day, Professional Speakers Day

August 8. Happiness Happens Day; National Fried Chicken and Waffles Day; Victory Day RI; Wear Your Mother’s Jewelry Day

August 9: Veep Day

August 10. National Smores Day, World Lion Day

August 12. UN International Youth Day; Vinyl Record Day

August 13. Blame Someone Else Day, Friday the 13th, International Left Handers Day; Middle Children Day; National Garage Sale Day

August 14: V-J Day Anniversary

August 15: Best Friend Day, National Relaxation Day, Feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary

August 16: Surveillance Day; National Rollercoaster Day

August 17: Black Cat Appreciation Day

August 18: Bad Poetry Day; Serendipity Day

August 19: World Humanitarian Day

August 20: International Homeless Animals Day

August 21: National Senior Citizen’s Day; Poet’s Day

August 22. Be an Angel Day

August 24: Vesuvius Day

August 25: Kiss and Make Up Day, Founder’s Day

August 26: National Dog Day, Women Equality Day

August 27: International Bat Night

August 29: International Day Against Nuclear Tests

August 31: International Overdose Awareness Day


Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month

Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month

Fall Hat Month

Hunger Action month

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Happy Cat Month

Library Card Sign up Month

Mold Awareness Month

National Cholesterol Education Month

National Honey Month

National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

National Recovery Month

National Rice Month

National Service Dog Month

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Healthy Aging Month

Subliminal Communications Month

Whole Grains Month

Worldwide Speak Out Month

To develop working relationships with allied professional groups, consumer organizations, regulatory agencies and provide representatives, in order to enhance and promote quality service.


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