Category Archives: November

America Recycles Day

Since 1997, communities across the country have come together on November 15 to celebrate America Recycles Day. More than a celebration, America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to the promotion of recycling programs in the United States. One day to inform and educate. One day to get our neighbors, friends and… Read More »

Operating Room Nurse Day

Operating Room Nurse Day is celebrated on November 14th of each year.  It was first established by Iowa State Governor Terry Branstad by Executive order on November 14, 1989. Nurses in this field provide care and support to patients before, during, and after surgery. These nurses are responsible for maintaining a sterile environment in the operating… Read More »

World Kindness Day

The date decreed for World Kindness Day is 13th November. This was the opening day of the first World Kindness Movement® conference held at Tokyo in 1998, and the 35th anniversary of the Small Kindness Movement of Japan, which brought the signatories of the ‘declaration of kindness’ of the World Kindness Movement together in 1997.… Read More »

Sadie Hawkins Day

In Li’l Abner, Sadie Hawkins was the daughter of one of Dogpatch’s earliest settlers, Hekzebiah Hawkins. The “homeliest gal in all them hills”, she grew frantic waiting for suitors to come a-courtin’. When she reached the age of 35, still a spinster, her father was even more frantic—about Sadie living at home for the rest… Read More »

National Indian Pudding Day

National Indian Pudding Day is celebrated on November 13th of each year. Like many food holidays, the staff at National Whatever Day were unable to discover the origins of National Indian Pudding Day. Indian pudding is a dessert made of cornmeal boiled with scaled milk, sweetened with molasses, and cooked slowly until thickened, then backed… Read More »