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Welcome to October!  

Lots going on this month including...

  • Baseball playoffs
  • High school/College football
  • Homecoming games/dances
  • Halloween!
  • Breast Cancer Awareness month
  • Computer learning month
  • National roller skating month
  • International Dinosaurs month
  • National dessert month
  • Clergy appreciation
  • Popcorn poppin' month
  • Hunger awareness
  • National pizza month

Week long celebrations in October

  • Spinning and Weaving Week
  • National Newspaper Week
  • Fire Prevention Week
  • World Rain Forest Week
  • National Clean Air Week

Special Days

  • Dictionary Day (Oct. 16th/Noah Webster's birthday)
  • Sweetest Day (third Sat. in October)
  • Reptile Day (Oct. 21st)
  • Statue of Liberty Day (Oct. 28th)