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Red Canada Stats Holidays,
Green EMMI and
Orange Chaplaincy Major Celebration

Solar equinox/solstices March June September December
January 1st New Year
3rd Monday of January Martin L King
January 31 – Street Children's Day
1st week of February Harmony of Faith Celebration of UN World Interfaith Harmony Week
February 4 – World Cancer Day
February 12 Darwin
The second Mondays in February Family Day
February 14 Valentine
February 20 – World Day of Social Justice
February 22 BP Day
March 1 Marie's Day Chaplaincy Co-Founder
March 8 Women's Day
The day preceding Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. Shrove Tuesday is determined by Easter;
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras The Flower Communion ceremony is usually held in spring, involves
Members of the congregation bringing a flower to Sunday worship service and placing it on an altar
or in a shared vase
March 21 World Day to Eliminate Racial Discrimination / Poetry Day
Forty-sixth day before Easter: Ash Wednesday
Sunday before Easter: Palm Sunday
Friday before Easter Sunday Good Friday
Sunday after the first full moon occurring after 20 March: Easter
April 2 International Children's Book Day
April 22 International Mother Earth Day
May 1 James the Just, brother of Jesus Apostle
Biker Blessings On First Sunday of May
May 4  International Firefighters' Day
May 8 World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
2nd Sunday in May Mothers Day
1st Thursday of May, National day of prayer
May 18 International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
May 20
May 21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 24 Nicolas Copernic
June 5 World Environment Day
June 21 World Humanist / World Music Day
June 24 Quebec Only
June 26 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
3rd Sunday in June Father's Day
June 28 LGBT
July 1 Canada
July 3  Thomas Saint Jude the Apostle
July 22 Mary of Magdala
July 30  International Day of Friendship
August 19 World Humanitarian Day
September Water Communion
September 5 International Day of Charity
September 10  World Suicide Prevention Day
September 24 Canadian Police And Peace Officer's Memorial
The first Monday of September Labor Day
September 21 International day of peace
September 30 –
October 1 International Day of Older Persons
October 2 International Day of Non-Violence
October 4 World Animal Day / Francis of Assisi
October 17 – International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
October 24 International Paramedic Day
The second Monday in October Thanksgiving Day
November 2  Eric EMMI Founder Chaplaincy Co-Founder/ All Soul
November 10  World Science Day for Peace and Development
November 11 Remembrance Day (Nationwide except NB, ON, QC, NS, NL) / Armistice Day
November 16  International Day for Tolerance
November 17 International Students Day
November 20 Children Day
Chalice begins on the first Monday in December and lasts seven days
We light our chalice for the inherent worth and dignity of every person.
We light our chalice for justice, equity and compassion in human relations.
We light our chalice for acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth.
We light our chalice for a free and responsible search for truth and meaning.
We light our chalice for the right of conscience and the use of the democratic process in society at large.
We light our chalice for the goal of world peace, liberty and justice for all.
We light our chalice for respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.
December 1 World Aids Day
December 5 International Volunteer Day
December 10 Human Right Day
December 23 Human Light
December 25 Newton Day / Christmas / Jesus
December 26 Boxing Day
Celebrations, Events & Calendars
All calendars across EMMI.
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