Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbookers In March

Imagine the strange and jazzy layouts you can make celebrating some of these wild, wacky and unusual holidays. These have been collected and compiled from various sources over the years of my teaching and we celebrated many of them in the classroom. Celebrate them with your children and family and create fun and wacky layouts!

The Month of March

American Red Cross Month

Music in our Schools Month

National Craft Month

National Frozen Food Month

National Noodle Month

National Nutritional Month

Woman’s History Month

Youth Art Month

First Week

Agricultural Week

American Camping Week

Canada Pharmacy Awareness Week

Lutheran Schools Week

Second Week

Bubble Gum Week

Chocolate Week

Girl Scout Week

Third Week

National Wildlife Week

National Sports Trivia Week

Fourth Week

Art Week

Clean Your Closet Week

1 National Pig Day

1 Peanut Butter Lover’s Day

1 St. David’s Day (Arch Bishop in Celtic church in Wales (6th century)

and also Patron Saint of Wales)

1 Yellowstone National Park (1st U.S. National Park, established)

1 Share a Smile Day

2 Dr Seuss’s Birthday (born in 1904)

2 Old Stuff Day

2 Texas Independence Day

3 National Anthem Day (the Star Spangled Banner was adopted by Congress as the national anthem in 1931)

3 I Want You To Be Happy Day

4 First meeting of Congress (met in New York City in 1789)

5 Mother-in-Law’s Day

5 Siege of the Alamo ended (San Antonio, Texas in 1836)

6 Oreo Cookies for Sale (on sale for first time in 1912)

6 Michelangelo’s Birthday (born in1475)

6 Dentist’s Day

7 Monopoly Day

7 Telephone Patented (in 1876)

8 Farmer’s Day

8 Working Woman’s Day

9 Barbie’s Birthday (Barbie doll was introduced in 1959)

10 First Paper Money issued (first issued in 1862)

10 Harriet Tubman Day

10 Salvation Army Day

11 Johnny Appleseed Day

11 Camp Fire Girl’s Day

12 First Library Opened

12 Girl Scout Day (Girl Scouts founded in 1912)

13 Good Samaritan Day

13 Pluto Discovered (discovered in 1930)

13 Uranus Discovered (discovered in 1781)

14 Casey Jones Birthday (born in 1864)

14 Lewis & Clark begin their explorations

15 Ides of March

16 Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

17 Rubber Band Invented

17 Saint Patrick’s Day

18 First Walk in Space (in 1965)

20 Big Bird’s Birthday (Sesame Street Character)

20 National Quilting Day

21 Children’s Poetry Day

21 National Astrology Day

21 National Teenager’s Day

22 National Goof Off Day

22 As Young As You Feel Day

22 Sing-Out Day

22 World Water Day

23 Toast Day (Nellie Melba revealed her Melba Toast recipe)

24 Agriculture Day

25 Pecan Day

26 Make Up You Own Holiday Day

27 World Theater Day

28 Respect Your Cat Day

29 Coca-Cola was invented (invented in 1886)

29 Vietnam Veteran’s Day

30 Alaska purchased (purchased from Russia in 1867)

30 Doctor’s Day

30 Take A Walk In The Park Day

30 Pencil with Eraser patented (patented in 1858 by Hyman Lipman of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

31 First Map of the U.S. Patented

31 Tater Day

31 Bunsen Burner Day

31 Eiffel Tower opened (Paris, France in 1889)

Related Links:

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In January

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In February

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In March

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In April

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In May

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In June

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In July

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In August

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In September

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In October

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In November

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In December

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