Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking In December

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 December

National Tie Month

December 1st-7th Cookie Cutter Week

December 8th-19th Operation Santa Paws Week

1 Rosa Parks Day (anniversary of Park’s 1955 arrest)

1 National Pie Day

1 Eat a Red Apple Day

2 National Fritters Day

2 First artificial heart transplant (1982)

2 National Roof-Over-Your-Head Day (to focus attention on homeless)

3 International Day of Disabled Persons

4 Wear Brown Shoes Day

5 Mozart’s Birthday (born in 1756)

5 Bathtub Party Day

5 Birth Anniversary of Walt Disney (1901-1967)

6 National Gazpacho Day

6 National Mitten Tree Day

6 Saint Nicolas Feast Day

6 Thomas Edison’s first sound recording

7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day (1941)

7 National Cotton Candy Day

7 Delaware became first state to ratify the Constitution

9 National Pastry Day

10 Nobel Peace Prizes awarded

10 Festival For the Soul of Dead Whales

11 National Noodle Ring Day

11 Day of the Horse

12 National Ding-A-Ling Day

12 Poinsettia Day

13 Ice Cream Day

13 Violins Day

14 Tell Someone They’re Doing a Good Job Day

15 Bill of Rights ratified (1791)

15 National Lemon Cupcake Day

15 National Firefighters Day

15 “Gone With the Wind” premiered (1939)

16 Boston Tea Party (1773)

16 Beethoven’s Birthday (born in 1770)

16 National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

17 Wright Brother’s Day

17 Underdog Day

17 National Maple Syrup Day

18 13th Amendment, abolishing slavery (1865)

19 Oatmeal Muffin Day

20 Games Day

20 Winter Solstice

21 National Flashlight Day

21 National French Fried Shrimp Day

21 National Hamburger Day

23 National Roots Day

24 National Eggnog Day

24 Anniversary of Silent Night (1818)

24 Christmas Eve

25 Christmas Day

25 National Pumpkin Pie Day

26 National Whiners Day

27 National Fruitcake Day

28 Card Playing Day

28 National Chocolate Day

28 Bairn Day (the unluckiest day of the year)

29 Pepper Pot Day

29 National Chocolate Day Again

31 Unlucky Day

31 New Years Eve

Visit the scrapbooking blog or my own blog to see many more great articles about scrapbooking!

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

Leave a Reply