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Welcome to the blog of Jane Hignite, Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator


2021 June

MONTH-LONG OBSERVANCES
Adopt a Shelter Cat Month
African-American Music Appreciation Month
Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month
Audio Book Appreciation Month
Beautiful in Your Skin Month
California Avocado Month
Cancer from the Sun Month
Caribbean-American Heritage Month
Cataract Awareness Month
Celibacy Awareness Month
Child Vision Awareness Month
Children’s Awareness Month
Corn and Cucumber Month
Country Cooking Month
Dairy Month
Dairy Alternative Month
Dementia Care Professionals Month
Effective Communications Month
Entrepreneurs “Do It Yourself” Marketing Month
Fashion in Colonial Virginia Month
Fight the Filthy Fly Month
Fireworks Safety Month
Flag Month
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month
Georgia Blueberry Month
Give a Bunch of a Balloons Month
Great Outdoors Month
Home Safety Month
Hydranenephaly Awareness Month
International Childhood Cancer Month
International Men’s Month
International Surf Music Month
Lane Courtesy Month
Lemon and Mango Month
Men’s Health Education and Awareness Month
Migraine Awareness Month
National Accordion Awareness Month
National Aphasia Awareness Month
National Bathroom Reading Month
National Camping Month
National Candy Month
National Dairy Month
National DJ Month
National Foster a Pet Month
National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month
National Home Ownership Month
National Iced Tea Month
National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month
National Oceans Month
National Papaya Month
National Pet Preparedness Month
National Pollinator Month
National Rivers Month
National Rose Month
National Safety Month
National Scleroderma Awareness Month
National Scoliosis Awareness Month
National Smile Month
National Soul Food Month
National Steakhouse Month
National Tennis Month
National Zoo and Aquarium Month
Okra and Pluot and Aprium Month
Oral Health Month
Outdoor Marketing Month
Perennial Gardening Month
Pharmacists Declare War on Alcoholism Month
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month
Potty Training Awareness Month
Professional Wellness Month
Rainbow Book Month
Rebuild Your Life Month
Skyscraper Month
Sorghum Month
Sports America Kids Month
Student Safety Month
Turkey Lovers Month
Vision Research Month
Women’s Golf Month
World Infertility Month
World Naked Bike Ride Month
World Roller Coaster Month
World Sponge Month

WEEK-LONG OBSERVANCES
First Week (1-5)

Aphasia Awareness Week
International Clothesline Week

Second Week (6-12)
Bed Bug Awareness Week
Black Single Parents Week
Community Health Improvement Week
Duct Tape Days
End Mountaintop Removal Week
Great American Brass Band Week
Jim Thorpe Native American Games
National Automotive Service Professionals Week
National Business Etiquette Week
National Fishing Week
National Headache Awareness Week
National Lemonade Days
Pet Appreciation Week
Rip Current Awareness Week

Third Week (13-19)
Bartender of the Year Week
Community Health Improvement Week
Email Week
Meet a Mate Week
National Clay Week
National Flag Week
National Hermit Week
National Men’s Health Week
National Nursing Assistants Week
National Pet Wedding Week
National Right of Way Professionals Week
National Week of Making
National Waste & Recycling Workers Week
Royal Ascot
US Open Golf Championship

Fourth Week (20-26)
American Library Week
Animal Rights Awareness Week
Carpenter Ant Awareness Week
Fish are Friends Not Food Week
Greencare for Troops Week
Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week
Lightning Safety Awareness Week
National Camping Week
National Craft Spirits Week
National Insect Week
National Mosquito Control Awareness Week
National Play Catch Week
National Pollinator Week
Old Time Fiddlers Week
Tour de France
Universal Father’s Week
Water Ski Days
World Hula Week

Fifth Week (27-30)
Bean and Bacon Days
Freedom from Fear of Speaking Week
National Prevention of Eye Injuries Week
National Tire Safety Week
National Tom Sawyer Days
Special Recreation Week
Windjammer Days

June 1st
Alannis Morrissette’s Birthday (1974)
Andy Griffith’s Birthday (1926)
Anne Hutchinson Memorial Day
Baby Boomer’s Recognition Day
Bringham Young’s Birthday (1801)
CNN Day
Flip A Coin Day
Global Day of Parents
Heidi Klum’s Birthday (1973)
Heimlich Maneuver Day
International Tabletop Day
National Dare Day
National Go Barefoot Day
National Nailpolish Day
National Olive Day
Oscar the Grouch Day
Pen Pal Day
Say Something Nice Day
Stand For Children Day
Superman’s Birthday
World Milk Day
World Narcissistic Abuse Day
World Reef Awareness Day

June 2nd
Global Running Day
Helen Oxenbury’s Birthday (1938)
Jerry Mathers’ Birthday (1948)
Leave the Office Early Day
Martha Washington’s Birthday (1731)
National Bubba Day
National Gun Violence Awareness Day
National Leave the Office Early Day
National Rocky Road Ice Cream Day
National Rotisserie Chicken Day
National Tailor’s Day
Radio Was Patented in 1896
Richard Scarry’s Birthday (1919)
Sir Edward Elgar’s Birthday 1897 (Wrote Pomp & Circumstance)
St. Erasmus Day
Thomas Hardy’s Birthday (1840)
Turkey Lover’s Day
Yell “Fudge” at Cobras in North America Day

June 3rd
Chimborazo Day
Colleen Dewhurst’s Birthday (1926)
First U.S. Spacewalk by Ed White in 1965
National Egg Day
National Stuffed Shrimp Scholars Day
Repeat Day (I said, Repeat Day)
Wonder Woman Day
World Bicycle Day
World Clubfoot Day

June 4th
Aesop’s Birthday
Audacity to Hope Day
Banana Split Day
Dr. Ruth Westenheimer’s Birthday (1928)
First Ford Car Made (1896)
First Shopping Cart Created (1937)
Horseradish Days
Hug Your Cat Day
International Day of Innocent Children Victims Day of Aggression
International Hug Your Cat Day
Jim Schiller’s Birthday (My Dad)
King George III’s Birthday (1738)
National Cheese Day
National Clean Beauty Day
National Doughnut Day (First Friday in June)
National Punk Day
National SAFE Day
Old Maid’s Day

June 5th
Apple II Day
Artichoke Days
Baby Boomers Recognition Day
Belmont Stakes
Cheer Coach Day
Croquet Day
Do-Dah Parade Day
Drawing or Pencil Day
Festival of Popular Delusions Day
First Hot Air Balloon Flight by the Montgolfier brothers in 1783
Kenny G’s Birthday (1956)
National Black Bear Day
National Bubbly Day
National Gingerbread Day
National Moonshine Day
National Play Outside Day
National Prairie Day
National Veggie Burger Day
Richard Scarry’s Birthday (1919)
The Wicket World of Croquet Day
Turtle Races Day
World Environment Day

June 6th
Atheist Pride Day
Bonza Bottler Day (same day of the number of months-6/6)
Children’s Awareness Memorial Day
Cynthia Rylant’s (Henry & Mudge Author) Birthday (1954)
D-Day Anniversary (1944)
Drive-In Movie Day
First Drive-in Movie Theater Opens in New Jersey in 1933
Hunger Awareness Day
Nathan Hale’s Birthday (1755)
National Animal Rights Day
National Applesauce Cake Day
National Cancer Survivor’s Day
National Eyewear Day
National Gardening Exercise Day
National Higher Education Day
National Trails Day
National Yo-Yo Day (Donald Duncan’s Birthday)
Positive Power of Humor and Creativity Day
Russian Language Days
The Dali Lama’s Birthday (1935)
YMCA Day

June 7th
Daniel Boone Day
Liam Neeson’s Birthday (1952)
National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
National Thank God It’s Monday Day
Paul Gaugin’s Birthday (1848)
Prince’s Birthday (1958)
VCR Day

June 8th
Barbara Bush’s Birthday (1925)
Best Friends Day
Boz Scagg’s Birthday (1944)
Call Your Doctor Day
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday (1867)
Ghostbuster’s Day
Julianna Marguiles’ Birthday (1966)
Name Your Poison Day
National Jelly-Filled Doughnut Day
Upsy Daisy Day
World Oceans Day

June 9th
Cole Porter’s Birthday (1891)
Donald Duck’s Birthday (1934)
International Archives Day
Johnny Depp’s Birthday (1963)
Les Paul’s Birthday-Creator of the Electric Guitar (1915)
Michael J. Fox’s Birthday (1961)
National Earl Balter Day
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day
Toy Industry Day
World APS Day
World Pet Memorial Day

June 10th
Alcoholics Anonymous Day
Ball Point Pen Day
Federal Tax Withholding Came into Law (1948)
Frederick Loewe’s Birthday (1901)
Joe Negri’s Birthday (1926)
Maurice Sendak’s Birthday (1928)
National Egg Roll Day
National Iced Tea Day
Race Unity Day

June 11th
Hugh Laurie’s Birthday (1959)
Jacques Cousteau’s Birthday (1910)
National Corn on the Cob Day
National Cotton Candy Day
National Making Life Beautiful Day
Poultry Days
Richard Strauss’ Birthday (1864)
Robert Munsch’s Birthday (1945)
Vince Lombardi’s Birthday (1913)

June 12th
Anne Frank’s Birthday (1929)
Crowded Nest Awareness Day
Family Fitness Health Day
George Bush’s Birthday (1924)
International Young Eagles Day
Loving Day
Missing Mutts Awareness Day
National Jerky Day
National Marina Day
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
National Rose Wine Day
Queen Elizabeth’s “Official” Birthday (2nd Saturday in June)
Red Rose Day
Superman Day
World Day Against Child Labor
World Gin Day
Worldwide Knit and Crochet in Public Day

June 13th
Abused Women & Children’s Awareness Day
Children’s Sunday
International Albinism Awareness Day
Mary Wickes’ Birthday (1910)
Multicultural American Child Day
National Doc B Day
National Kitchen Klutzes of America Day
Race Unity Day
Random Acts of Light Day
Roller Coaster Day
St. Anthony of Padua Feast Day
Sewing Machine Day
William Butler Yeats’ Birthday (1865)

June 14th
Burl Ives’ Birthday (1909)
Caldecott Medal First Awarded (1938)
Dr. Alois Alzheimer’s Birthday (1864)
Donald Trump’s Birthday (1946)
Family History Day
Flag Day
Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Birthday (1811)
Hydranencephaly Awareness Day
International Bath Day
Magic Circles Day
National Bourbon Day
National New Mexico Day
No Mailing Children Day
Pause for a Pledge Day
Pig Callers Day
“Pop Goes the Weasel” Day
Ride to Work on a Motorcycle Day
Sandpaper Invented by I. Fischer Jr. (1834)
U.S. Army’s Birthday
World Blood Donor Day

June 15th
Bob Wian (Founder of Big Boy’s) Birthday (1914)
Fly A Kite Day (Ben Franklin’s Kite Experiment in 1752)
Global Wind Day
Helen Hunt’s Birthday (1963)
Justice for Janitors Day
Magna Carta Day
National American Citizenship Day
National Cannoli Day
National Lobster Day
Nature Photography Day
Neil Patrick Harris’ Birthday (1973)
Power of a Smile Day
Prune Day
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
World Gin Day
Worldwide Day of Giving

June 16th
Bloomsday
Fresh Veggies Day
Joyce Carol Oates Birthday (1938)
Ladies of Baseball Day
National Fudge Day

June 17th
Barry Manilow’s Birthday (1946)
Bartender Day
Bunker Hill Day
Career Nurse Assistant’s Day
Dump the Pump Day
Eat Your Vegetables Day
Igor Stravinsky’s Birthday (1882)
M C Escher’s Birthday (1898)
National Apple Strudel Day
National Garbage Man Day
Newt Gingrich’s Birthday (1943)
Recess at Work Day
Root Beer Day
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
World Tapas Day
World Tessellation Day

June 18th
Autistic Pride Day
Chris Van Allsburg’s Birthday (1949)
Clark Kent’s Birthday
Dollars Against Diabetes Day
Family Awareness Day
Go Fishing Day
Guy Lomardo’s Birthday (1902)
International Panic Day
Interational Picnic Day
International Sushi Day
Isabella Rossellini’s Birthday (1952)
National Cheesemaker Day
National Cherry Tart Day
National Day of Prayer for Law Enforcement Officers
National Flip Flop Day
National Splurge Day
Paul McCartney’s Birthday (1942)
Sustainable Gastronomy Day
Take Back the Lunch Break Day
Ugliest Dog Day
Wear Blue Day
Work at Home Father’s Day

June 19th
Aiden Turner’s Birthday (1983)
Dump the Pump Day
Free BSD Day
Garfield the Cat Day (First Published in 1978)
International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
International Surfing Day
Juneteenth Day
Lou Gehrig’s Birthday (1903)
Louis Jordan’s Birthday (1919)
Mermaid Day
National Martini Day
National Watch Day
Polar Bear Swim
World Juggling Day
World Sauntering Day
World Sickle Cell Day

June 20th
American Bald Eagle Day
Anne & Samantha Day
Chet Atkins’ Birthday (1924)
Errol Flynn’s Birthday (1909)
Family Awareness Day
Father’s Day
Flitch of Bacon Days
Husband Caregiver Day
Ice Cream Soda Day
International Nystagnus Awareness Day
Lambrusco Day
Litha
Midsummer
National Hike with a Geek Day
National Kouign Amann Day
National Seashell Day
National Vanilla Shake Day
Plain Yogurt Day
Summer Solstice
Toad Hollow Day of Thank You
Turkey Lover’s Day
Ugliest Dog Day
World Productivity Day
World Refugee Day

June 21st
Alzheimer’s Awareness Day (Longest Day of the Year)
Atheists Solidarity Day
Cuckoo Warning Day
Go Skateboarding Day
International Day of Yoga
Jean Paul Sartre’s Birthday (1905)
Make Music Day
Martha Washington’s Birthday (1931)
National ASK (Asking Saves Kids) Day
National Arizona Day
National Daylight Appreciation Day
National Day of the Gong
National Energy Shopping Day
National Selfie Day
National Smoothie Day
Tall Girl Appreciation Day
World Giraffe Day
World Handshake Day
World Humanist Day
World Hydrography Day
World Music Day

June 22nd
Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s Birthday (1907)
Bill Blass’ Birthday (1922)
Billy Wilder’s Birthday (1906)
Cyndi Lauper’s Birthday (1953)
G.I. Bill (1944)
HVAC Technicians Day
Meryl Streep’s Birthday (1949)
National Chocolate Éclair Day
National Columnist Day
National Onion Ring Day
Positive Media Day
Stupid Guy Thing Day
Todd Rundgren’s Birthday (1948)
US Department of Justice Established
World Rainforest Day
Worldwide VW Beetle Day

June 23rd
Alfred Kinsey’s Birthday (1894)
America’s Kids Day
Bob Fosse’s Birthday (1927)
International Widow’s Day
Johannes Gutenberg’s Birthday-inventor of printing press (1400)
June Carter Cash’s Birthday (1929)
Let it Go Day
National Detroit-Style Pizza Day
National Eat at a Food Truck Day
National Hydration Days
National Pecan Sandies Day
National Pink Day
Pink Flamingo Day
Public Service Day
Ratha Yatro
Runner’s Selfie Day
SAT Math Day
Typewriter Patented (1868)

June 24th
Celebration of the Senses Day
Cynthia Rylant’s Birthday (1954)
International Fairy Day
Museum Come to Life Day
National Bomb Pop Day
National Handshake Day
National Pralines Day
St. Jean Baptiste Day
Stonewall National Monument Day
Swim a Lap Day
U.F.O. Day (First documented UFO sighting)
World Invocation Day

June 25th
Anthony Bourdain’s Birthday (1956)
Carly Simon’s Birthday (1945)
Color TV Day
Day of the Seafarer
Drive Your Corvette to Work Day
Eric Carle’s Birthday (1929)
George Orwell’s Birthday (1903)
Global Beatles Day
Global Smurfs Day
International Rose Day
June Lockhart’s Birthday (1925)
LEON Day-LEON is NOEL spelled backwards.
It means six months until Christmas.
National Catfish Day
National Food Truck Day
National Police Community Cooperative Day
National Strawberry Parfait Day
Rose O’Neil’s (Creator of the Kewpie Doll) Birthday (1874)
Take Your Dog to Work Day
Windjammer Days

June 26th
Abner Doubleday’s (inventor of baseball) Birthday (1819)
American Radio Relay League
Bar Code Day
Beautician’s Day
Bicycle Patented (1819)
Field Day
Great American Backyard Campout
Harry Potter Day
International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking Day
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
Jennette McCurdy’s Birthday (1992)
National Canoe Day
National Chocolate Pudding Day
National Coconut Day
National Haskap Berry Day
National Milkman Day
Pearl S. Buck’s Birthday (1892)
Same-Sex Marriage Day
Summersgiving
Toothbrush Invented (1498)
Tour de France

June 27th
America’s Kids Day
Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s Birthday (1900)
Captain Kangaroo’s Bob Keeshan Birthday (1927)
Celebrate Joy Day
Decide to be Married Day
Descendents Day
Drake Bell’s Birthday (1986)
Fast of Tammuz
Happy Birthday to You Day
Helen Keller’s Birthday (1880)
Industrial Workers of the World Day
Log Cabin Day
Melody for Happy Birthday Song written in 1859
Micro, Small, & Medium-Sized Enterprises Day
National HIV Testing Day
National Ice Cream Cake Day
National Onion Day
National Orange Blossom Day
Please Take My Children to Work Day
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day
Sunglasses Day
Tobey Maguire’s Birthday (1975)
Vera Wang’s Birthday (1949)

June 28th
Anniversary of the Versailles Treaty (1919)
Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s Birthday (1900)
Gilda Radner’s Birthday (1946)
Insurance Awareness Day
International Body Piercing Day
International Lightning Safety Day
Jean Jacques Rousseau’s Birthday (1712)
John Cusack’s Birthday (1966)
King Henry VIII’s Birthday (1491)
Mel Brooks’ Birthday (1926)
National Alaska Day
National Logistics Day
National Tapioca Day
Paul Bunyan Day
Richard Rodger’s Birthday (1902)
Tau Day

June 29th
International Day of the Tropics
International Mud Day
National Almond Buttercrunch Day
National Hug Holiday
Remote Control Invented (1964)
Waffle Iron Day
World Camera Day
World Scleroderma Day

June 30th
Asteroid Day
California Avocado Day
Disabled Veterans Day
Johnny Carson Show Debuted in 1955
Leap Second Time Adjustment Day
National Meteor Watch Day
National Organization for Women (NOW) Day
National Outfit of the Day Day
National Parchment Cooking Day
Rupert Graves’ Birthday (1963)
Social Media Day