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06 • June • Junio

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From World Environment Day to Matariki, here is our calendar for June with links to the SolsticeWorld Oceans Day and International Surfing Day.

Events
June 3 Mabo Day

Mabo Day

June 5 World Environment Day

World Environment Day

June 6 National Day of Sweden

Sveriges Nationaldag (National Day of Sweden)

June 8 World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day

June 8-11 Re-enactment of Cook’s Landing
Cooktown, Queensland – The annual event commemorates the landing of Lt. James Cook in 1770 and includes a fully costumed re-enactment of his first meeting with the Guugu Yimithirr and Kuku Yalanji people.

June 12 Declaration of Independence (Philippines)

June 21 Solstice
June in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent to December in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa. The month of June—in the Northern Hemisphere—is in Spring until the 21st, when the first day of summer begins.

Solstice

June 19 Juneteenth

Juneteenth

Around the solstice
June 20 International Surfing Day
http://www.intlsurfingday.com
International_Surfing_Day

June 21 National Aboriginal Day (Canada)

June 21 World Giraffe Day

World Giraffe Day

June 29 Saint’s Day of San Pedro and San Pablo, used a date to plant Marigolds (Cempasúchil) flowers for Day of the Dead (Mexico)

Marigolds = Cempasúchil

June 30 Social Media Day

June 30 Asteroid Day

Asteroid Day

Floating Dates
First Saturday in June National Trails Day

National Trails Day

Third Sunday in June: Father’s Day

Matariki in June or July

Quotes
June: The time to make hay.
– Cupid’s Cyclopedia

Wikipedia
June

Planeta.com

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