Your Daily, Weekly & Monthly Events for February

Heart Health, Valentine’s Day and Martin Luther King Day are a few of the major events that come to mind when we think ahead to the month of February but, as it turns out, there are numerous observances taking place across the country. Here is a reference for all of your daily, weekly and monthly happenings this coming February to help you prepare for the ones you’d like to get involved with.

Daily

National Wear Red Day – February 1 (First Friday in February)
Candlemas – February 2
Groundhog Day – February 2
Rheumatoid Awareness Day – February 2
Take Your Child to the Library Day – February 2 (First Saturday in February)
National Patient Recognition Day – February 3
Super Bowl Sunday – February 3 (First Sunday in February)
Facebook’s Birthday – February 4
Rosa Parks Day – February 4 (State of CA and OH)
USO Day – February 4
World Cancer Day – February 4
Chinese New Year – February 5
Lunar New Year – February 5
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – February 7
Boy Scout Anniversary Day – February 8
National Stop Bullying Day – February 9
Grammy Awards – February 10
International Day of Women & Girls in Science – February 11
National Inventor’s Day – February 11
Lincoln’s Birthday – February 12
NAACP Day – February 12
Employee Legal Awareness Day – February 13
Frederick Douglass Day – February 14
International Book Giving Day – February 14
National Donor Day – February 14
National Women’s Heart Day – February 14
Valentine’s Day – February 14
World Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Day – February 14
International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day – February 15
Lupercalia – February 15
National Caregivers Day – February 15 (Third Friday in February)
Random Acts of Kindness Day – February 17
President’s Day – February 18, 2019 (Third Monday in February)
National Wildlife Day – February 22 (permanently changed from September 4 in honor of Steve Irving’s Birthday)
Washington’s Birthday – February 22
Academy Awards Ceremony – February 24

Weekly

African Heritage & Health Week – February 3-9 (First Full Week in February)
Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Staff Education Week – February 14-21
American Association For the Advancement of Science Week – February 14-17
American Camp Week – February 19-22
Bird Health Awareness Week – February 18-24
Boy Scout Anniversary Week – February 3-9
Brotherhood / Sisterhood Week – February 17-23 (Third Week in February)
Build a Better Trade Show Image Week – February 17-23 (Third Full Week in February)
Burn Awareness Week – February 3-9
Carnival of Venice – February 16, 2019 – March 5 –
Children of Alcoholics Week – February 10-16 (Second Full Week in February)
Children’s Authors & Illustrators Week – February 3-9 (First Full Week in February)
Children’s Mental Health Week – February 4-10 (First Full Week in February)
Chinese New Year Festival and Parade – (2019 – TBD)
Collegiate Safe Spring Break Programming – Late February – Early April
Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week – February 7-14
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week – February 13-19
Girl Scout Cookie Weekend – (2019 – TBD)
International Week of Black Women In the Arts – February 7-15
Learning Disabilities Week – February 18-21
Museum Advocacy Days – February 25-26 (Last Mon/Tues in February)
National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week – February 10-16 – Second Week of February
National Crime Prevention Week – February 3-9
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week – February 25 – March 3
National Green Week – February 11-15, 2019
National Invasive Species Awareness Week – February 25, 2019 – March 1
National Justice for Animals Week – February 24 – March 2
National Patient Recognition Week – February 1-7
National Salute to Veteran Patients – February 10-16 (Week of February 14 – Valentine’s Day)
National School Counseling Week – February 4-8
Read Across America Week – February 25 – March 1 (M-F week of Dr. Seuss Birthday on March 2)
Sundance Film Festival (Park City, Utah) – January 24 – February 3
Take Your Family to School Week – February 10-17
Westminster Dog Show at Madison Square Garden – February 11-12
Women’s Heart Week – February 1-7

Monthly

AMD / Low Vision Awareness Month
American Heart Month
American History Month
Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Month
National Black History Month
National Cancer Prevention Month
National Children’s Dental Health Month
National Heart Healthy Month
National Parent Leadership Month
National Patient Recognition Month
Responsible Pet Owner Month
Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month
Youth Leadership Month

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