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10 • October • Octubre

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What’s on the calendar in October? There’s Nethui – Halloween – Native American Day – Indigenous Peoples Day – Archaeology Day – Nevada Day – National Fossil Day – Nevada Day – World Food Day – Earth Science Week – Open Access Week, and those are some of the evergreen events.

Plus, we are still celebrating Oktoberfest, which began mid-September.

Last full week of October (21-27, 2019) Open Access Week is an annual scholarly event which takes place during the last full week of October in a multitude of locations both on- and offline around the world. Activities include talks, webinars and public workshops of open access.

October 4 World Animal Day

October 12 World Hospice and Palliative Care Day
worldday.org

October 16 National Ride To Work Day (Australia)
http://www.facebook.com/ridetoworkprogram
bicycle_network

October 16 World Food Day

World Food Day

October 17 National Fossil Day

National Fossil Day

October 20 World Statistics Day
unstats.un.org/unsd/wsd

October 22 World Wombat Day
wombats

October 24 UN Day

October 27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Check out the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage and the Memory of the World Programme
http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/sound-and-vision/2013/10/world-day-for-audiovisual-heritage.html

October 31 Halloween

Halloween

Floating Dates
Second Monday in October Indigenous Peoples Day

Indigenous Peoples Day

Second Monday of October Thanksgiving (Canada)
L’Action de grâce

Second Monday of October Native American Day (USA)
http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/native-americans-day

Second Friday in October World Egg Day
Think egg
Flickr pics
́La Journée mondiale de l’Œuf (French)
Día Mundial del Huevo (Spanish)
Der Welt‐Eiertag (German)

Third Saturday in October International Archaeology Day
http://www.archaeological.org/archaeologyday/about
http://www.archaeological.org/archaeologyday

Last Friday in October Nevada Day

Nevada Day

Earth Science Week is celebrated the second full week of October. http://www.earthsciweek.org
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Earth-Science-Week/24519701661
https://twitter.com/earthsciweek
Since October 1998, the American Geosciences Institute has organized this national and international event to help the public gain a better understanding and appreciation for the Earth Sciences and to encourage stewardship of the Earth.

Wikipedia
October

Planeta.com

Calendar

Joshua Tree National Park

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