Holidays Off The Beaten Path

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Holidays Off The Beaten Path

It’s time to head back to school and hit the books. But that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to celebrate in between Labor Day and Columbus Day.  Learn about some of the weird holidays that happen this month by clicking on the links below.

September 1 – Chicken Boy’s Birthday
September 1 – National No Rhyme (Nor Reason) Day
September 1-30 – Library Card Sign-Up Month
September 1-December 31 – Million Minute Family Challenge
September 5 – Be Late For Something Day
September 9 – Bonza Bottler Day
September 9– National Grandparents Day
September 9 – Wonderful Weirdos Day
September 10 – National Boss/Employee Exchange Day
September 10 – Swap Ideas Day
September 11 – Remember Freedom Day
September 12 – National Video Games Day
September 15 - International Eat An Apple Day
September 15 – International Coastal Cleanup
September 17 – Time’s Up Day
September 18 – Hug A Greeting Card Writer Day
September 19 – International Talk Like A Pirate Day
September 22-29 – Banned Books Week
September 22 – Dear Diary Day
September 22 – Elephant Appreciation Day
September 27 - World Tourism Day
September 28 – Fish Tank Floorshow Night
September 28 – Hug A Vegetarian Day
September 29 – Public Lands Day

All holiday information is taken from Chase’s Calendar of Events, 2012 Edition.
--by Brandon Digwood