Tuesday, November 1, 2011

November 2011 month-long celebrations

In the Northern Hemisphere, November brings cold weather and, for some, Thanksgiving and the unofficial start of the Christmas season. Embrace November in your own special way by choosing a cause or holiday from the following list of celebrations. Events are listed alphabetically, with descriptive words such as "National" and "World" omitted.

Addictions Month
Adopt a Senior Pet Month
Adopt a Turkey Month
Adoption Awareness Month
Advent - November 27th to December 24th
Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month
American Diabetes Month
American Heritage Month
American Indian Heritage Month
Annual Family Reunion Planning Month
Aviation History Month
Banana Pudding Lovers Month
Beard Month
Bread Month
CDC Fruit of the Month - Plantains
CDC Vegetable of the Month - Greens
Child Safety and Protection Month
Clean Out Your Refrigerator Month
COPD Awareness Month
Country Music Month - September 26th to November 9th
Creative Child and Adult Month
Diabetic Eye Disease Month
Drum Month

Epilepsy Awareness Month
Family Caregivers Month
Family Stories Month
Flu Awareness Month
Fragrance Month
Fun with Fondue Month
Georgia Pecan Month
Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month
Good Nutrition Month
Healthy Skin Month
Historic Bridge Awareness Month
Home Care and Hospice Month
Hospice/Palliative Care Month
How Not to Grow a Beard Month

I Am So Thankful Month
Impotence Education Month
Inspirational Role Models Month
Lifewriting Month
Long-Term Care Awareness Month
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
MADD's Tie One On for Safety - Thanksgiving to New Year's Day
Marrow Awareness Month
Military Family Month
Million Minute Family Challenge - September 1st to December 31st

Model Railroad Month
Movember: The Month of the Moustache

Native American Heritage Month

Novel Writing Month
Origami Days

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Peanut Butter Lovers' Month
Pepper Month
Pet Cancer Awareness Month
Pet Diabetes Month

Pomegranate Month
Prematurity Awareness Month
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month

Raisin Bread Month
Real Estate Continuing Education Month
Real Jewelry Month
Roasting Month
Runaway Prevention Month

Scholarship Month
Senior Pet Month
Sleep Comfort Month
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
Sweet Potato Awareness Month
Vegan Month
Wishbones for Pets Month - October 15th to November 30th

If you know of other month-long celebrations that should be included in this list, please provide info in the Comments section below. Happy November!

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