Saint Brigid’s Day

Embassy London will be marking Lá Fhéile Bríde 2018 by hosting an event on February 1st to celebrate the creativity of women. The Embassy will host twelve different performances, talks and panel discussions with the theme St. Brigid’s Day – Celebrating the Creativity of Women (Lá Fhéile Bríde – Ag Ceiliúradh Cruthaitheachta na mBan). Hashtag: #StBrigidsDay The event …

Epiphany

Buzzwords January 6 is Epiphany. Quotes Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage. – Matthew 2:2 Elsewhere on the Web https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2017/12/15/rise-your-light-has-come Roscas Planeta.com Christmas

Valentine

Valentine = A card sent, often anonymously, on St. Valentine’s Day (February 14) to a person one loves or is attracted to. February 14 = Valentine’s Day On this day people honor the memory of St. Valentine and express their love to loved ones, spouses, parents and friends.   Translating: Will you be my Valentine? Spanish: ¿Serías mi Valentín? Afrikaans: Sal jy …

Boxing Day

Jorge’s wooden boxers Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated December 26, the day after Christmas Day. The celebration originated in the United Kingdom, and is celebrated in a number of countries that previously formed part of the British Empire. Hashtag:  #BoxingDay Embedded Tweets Boxing Day #Ashes 👌 pic.twitter.com/TqkB6e11Fp — Alistair Ho Ho Hogg 🎅 (@alistairjhogg) December …

Christmas

Poster Christmas is an annual celebration on December 25 commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ. Translating: Merry Christmas German: Fröhliche Weihnachten or Frohe Weihnachten Hawaiian: Mele Kalikimaka Māori: Meri Kirihimete Samoan: Manuia le Kerisimasi Spanish: Feliz Navidad Buzzword Bingo Advent – Advent Calendar – Advent Wreath – Bethlehem – Carol – Christianity – Christmas – …

International Migrants Day

December 18 is International Migrants Day. Embedded Tweets “Moving is an adventure. For those who do it because they can, it is obviously a pleasant adventure. For those who do it because they must, it is not always the case” – As a migrant from young age, I celebrate Int’l Migrants Day! https://t.co/yH1BfiegIP pic.twitter.com/ZNDnv33DEG — Director-General (@UNOG_DG) …