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05 • May • Mayo

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Annual
May 1 May Day

May 3 Dia de la Santa Cruz / El Día del Albañil (Mexico)
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cruz_de_Mayo

May 3 World Press Freedom Day

World Press Freedom Day

May 4 Permaculture Day

May 5 Cinco de Mayo (Mexico)

May 10 Mother’s Day (Mexico)

May 15 Anniversary of the founding of the city of Las Vegas (May 15, 1905)

May 15 Día del Maestro (Teachers’ Day) (Mexico)

Teachers’ Day

May 17 National Day of Norway (Norwegian Constitution Day)

May 17 International Recycling Day

May 18 International Museums Day

May 21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
http://www.un.org/en/events/culturaldiversityday/tenthings.shtml
https://www.facebook.com/DoOneThingforDiversityandInclusion

May 22 International Day of Biological Diversity

May 23 World Turtle Day

May 24 European Day of Parks

May 25 Africa Day
African_Liberation_Day – Wikipedia
http://www.sahistory.org.za/topic/history-africa-day-25-may – @sahistoryonline
http://africaday.ie

May 25 Towel Day (Celebration of the work of Douglas Adams)

May 26 National Sorry Day (Australia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Sorry_Day
http://www.nsdc.org.au
Archie Roach

Floating
First full week in May is recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week, a tradition first celebrated in 1984, established by a Congressional joint resolution passed in 1983. (USA)

National Teacher Day is on Tuesday during Teacher Appreciation Week, which takes place in the first full week of May.

First Saturday in May is World Labyrinth Day
https://labyrinthsociety.org/world-labyrinth-day

First Sunday in May International Permaculture Day

Second Saturday in May (North America)
International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD), the signature program of EFTA, is the only international education program that highlights and celebrates the migration of nearly 350 species of migratory birds “between nesting habitats in North America and non-breeding grounds in Latin America, Mexico, and the Caribbean.”
http://www.birdday.org/birdday

Second Sunday in May (USA)
Mother’s_Day

Third Friday in May Endangered Species Day is held the third Friday in May and recognizes the national conservation effort to protect our nation’s endangered species and their habitats. Hashtag: #EndangeredSpeciesDay
(USA)

Last Monday in May Memorial Day (USA)
The origin of Memorial Day – Coast Guard Compass

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