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Wolfenoot (Nov 23) - Wolfenoot is a brand-new holiday created by a 7-year old boy in New Zealand. According to his mother, author Jax Goss, Wolfenoot is “when the Spirit of the Wolf brings and hides small gifts around the house for everyone.” As for where the idea for the new holiday came from, Goss says, with a laugh: “I asked him this. He said, ‘It came from my brain’. So that’s helpful.” She does add that he loves animals of all kinds and has been exposed to conservation ideas thanks to her work at New Zealand’s Hamilton Zoo.
Xiaoxue - Light snow
Light Snow, the 20th of the 24 solar terms, is the second solar term of the winter season and falls on November 22 or 23 of the Gregorian calendar. Light Snow is the solar term that reflects the precipitation and temperature, and it is the one with the higher frequency of cold wave and strong cold air activity. The arrival of the Light Snow means that the weather will become colder and the amount of precipitation will increase.
Yalda Night (Dec 20/21) - Yalda Night or Chelleh Night is an Iranian Northern Hemisphere's winter solstice festival celebrated on the "longest and darkest night of the year." According to the calendar, this corresponds to the night of December 20/21 in the Gregorian calendar, and to the night between the last day of the ninth month and the first day of the tenth month of the Iranian civil calendar.
Zhí shù jié. (March 12th), also known as National Tree Planting Day
To make up for widespread deforestation and to keep China well stocked with trees, on 12th March ??? people go out and plant trees. ... It was established by the Chinese government in 1949 to honour the memory of the May Fourth Movement of 1919. Memories: I did this when working in China.
Ada Lovelace Day (2nd Tues in Oct) - Ada Lovelace Day (ALD) is an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).
The Boat Race is an annual set of rowing races between the Cambridge University Boat Club and the Oxford University Boat Club, rowed between open-weight eights on the River Thames in London, England. There are separate men's and women's races, as well as races for reserve crews.
April 4th and this year for only the second time in its history it is NOT on the Thames but the River Ouse at Ely in Cambs.
Change Your Password Day (Feb 1) - In 2012, Matt Buchanan, who at the time was writing for Gizmodo, came up with Change Your Password Day, a day for making it harder for would-be-hackers to get into accounts. He wrote about how there was a proliferation of accounts on the internet that used passwords and lamented that he had twice experienced an account getting hacked. He thought it would be a good idea if everyone changed their passwords together on the same day, and Change Your Password Day was born. He suggested upping password security by adding some symbols to new passwords and by using different root passwords for banking and email from everything else.
The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional holiday which occurs on the 5th day of the 5th month of the traditional Chinese calendar. The Chinese calendar is lunisolar, so the date of the festival varies from year to year on the Gregorian calendar.
Eeyore's Birthday Party (Last Sat in April) - Eeyore's Birthday Party is a day-long festival taking place annually in Austin, Texas since 1963. It typically occurs on the last Saturday of April in Austin's Pease District Park. It includes live music, food and drink vending which benefit local non-profit organizations, attendees in colorful costumes, and very large drum circles. The event is frequented by children and families, with specific events presented for them by the event organizers. The festival is named in honor of Eeyore, a character in A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh stories.
Michael Faraday, (born September 22, 1791, Newington, Surrey, England—died August 25, 1867, Hampton Court, Surrey), English physicist and chemist whose many experiments contributed greatly to the understanding of electromagnetism.