December 2005 is....
Bingo’s Birthday Month
Colorectal Cancer Education and Awareness Month
National Drunk and Drugged Driving (3D) Awareness Month
National Sign Up for Summer Camp Month
National Stress-Free Family Holidays Month
National Tie Month
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Universal Human Rights Month

Cookie Cutter Week (12/1-12/3)
Recipe Greetings for the Holidays (12/1-12/8)
National Aplastic Anemia Awareness Week (12/1-12/7)
Tolerance Week
UN World AIDS Day (12/1)
UN International Day for the Abolition of Slavery (12/2)

Clerc-Gallaudet Week (12/4-12/10)
UN International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development (12/4)
St. Nicholas’ Day (12/6)
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day (12/7)
Feast of the Immaculate Conception (12/8)

Tell Someone They’re Doing a Good Job Week (12/11-12/17)
Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe (12/12)
Gingerbread House Day (12/12)
Poinsettia Day (12/12)
Mexico: Guadalupe Day (12/12)
Puerto Rico: Las Mananitas
International Shareware Day (12/13)
Bill of Rights Day (12/15)
Mexico: Posadas (12/16-12/24)
South Africa: Reconciliation Day (12/16)

International Language Week (12/18-12/24)
Underdog Day (12/19)
Winter Begins 1:35 p.m. EST (12/21)
Forefathers’ Day (12/21)
Humbug Day (12/21)
Iranian Holiday of Yalda (12/21)
Wiccan Holiday of Yule (12/21)
Mexico: Feast of Radishes (12/23)

It’s About Time Week (12/25-12/31)
Christmas (12/25)
First Night of Hanukkah (12/26)
Boxing Day (12/26)
National Whiner’s Day (12/26)
Ireland: Day of the Wren (12/26)
St. Stephen’s Day (12/26)
Luxembourg: Blessing of the Wine (12/26)
Kwanzaa (12/26-1/1)
Australia: Proclamation Day (12/28)
Nepal: National Holiday (12/28)
Holy Innocents Day (Childermas) (12/28)

Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2005 15:12:16 -0500
From: Jody Gerlock
Subject: GEN: December is…