Do you need a reason to create a card?  Well, the following list could be your inspiration.

Monthly Observances

Adopt A Rescued Bird Month Link
Bath Safety Month Link
Be Kind to Food Servers Month
Birth Defects Month Link
Book Blitz Month
California Dried Plum Digestive Month Link
Celebration of Life Month
Cervical Health Awareness Month Link
Financial Wellness Month
Get A Balanced Life Month
Get Organized Month
International Brain Teaser Month
International Change Your Stars Month Link
International Child-Centered Divorce Awareness Month
International Creativity Month
International New Years Resolutions Month for Businesses
International Quality of Life Month
International Wayfinding Month
International Wealth Mentality Month
Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month Link
National Be On-Purpose Month
National Braille Literacy Month Link
National Clean Up Your Computer Month
National Codependency Awareness Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month
National Hot Tea Month
National Mail Order Gardening Month
National Mentoring Month  Link
National Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month
National Personal Trainer Awareness Month Link
National Polka Music Month Link
National Poverty in America Awareness Month
National Radon Action Month
National Skating Month
National Soup Month Link
National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month Link
National Stalking Awareness Month Link
National Volunteer Blood Donor Month Link
Oatmeal Month Link
Rising Star Month Link
Self-help Group Awareness Month
Self-Love Month
Shape Up US Month
Teen Driving Awareness Month
Train Your Dog Month Link
Thyroid Awareness Month Link
Unchain A Dog Month Link
Walk Your Dog Month Link
Worldwide Rising Star Month
Weekly Observances
New Year’s Resolutions Week: 1-7
*Celebration of Life Week: 1-7 Link
*Diet Resolution Week: 1-7 
*Silent Record Week: 1-7
*Someday We’ll Laugh About This Week: 2-8
International Consumer Electronics Show: 6-9
Home Office Safety and Security Week: 4-10
National Folic Acid Awareness Week: 4-10 Link
National Lose Weight/Feel Great Week: 4-11
Elvis’ Birthday Celebration Week: 7-10 (Note: Usually week of his birthday on Jan. 8.)
*Universal Letter Writing Week: 8-14 Link
*Cuckoo Dancing Week: 11-17
National Vocation Awareness Week: 11-17 Link
National Soccer Coaches of America Week: 14-18
No Tillage Week: 14-17
*National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week: 17-23
Bald Eagle Appreciation Days: 17-18
*Week of Christian Unity: 18-25
Healthy Weight Week: 19-23 (Third Full Week)
Hunt For Happiness Week: 18-24 (Third Full Week)
National Activity Professionals Week: 18-24  Link
International Snowmobile Safety and Awareness Week: 19-25 Link
National Handwriting Analysis Week: 19-25 (always has John Hancock’s birthday 1/23)
No Name Calling Week: 19-23 Link
Sugar Awareness Week: 19-25 (3rd Work Week)
Kid Film Festival: 24-25
National Nurse Anesthetists Week: 25-31
World Leprosy Week: 25-31 Link
Catholic Schools Week: 25-31
Clean Out Your Inbox Week: 25-31
Meat Week: 25-2/1 (Begins on Last Sunday)
National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Week: 26-31
National Medical Group Practice Week: 26-31 (Starts 4th Monday)
US National Snow Sculpting Week: 28-2/1
Daily Observances
NOTE:  An * in front of the day means that the observance is on the same date every year regardless of the day it falls on.
Asarah B’Tevet: 1
*Copyright Law Day: 1
Commitment Day: 1
*Ellis Island Day: 1
*Euro Day: 1
*First Foot Day: 1 Link Link
*Global Family Day: 1 Link
*Mummer’s Parade: 1
*New Years Day: 1
*New Year’s Dishonor List Day: 1
*Polar Bear Plunge or Swim Day: 1 Link (Cony Island NY)
Rose Bowl Game: 1
*Saint Basil’s Day: 1
*Tournament of Roses Parade Day: 1
*Z Day: 1
*55-MPH Speed Limit Day: 2
*Happy Mew Year for Cats Day: 2
*National Buffet Day: 2 Link
*National Motivation and Inspiration Day: 2 Link
*National Personal Trainer Awareness Day: 2 Link
*National Science Fiction Day: 2  Link
*Pet Travel and Safety Day: 2 Link
*Drinking Straw Day: 3
Fruitcake Toss Day: 3 Link (First Saturday)
*J.R.R. Tolkien Day: 3
*Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day: 3
*National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day: 3 Link
*Dimpled Chad Day: 4
Earth at Perihelion: 4
*Pop Music Chart Day: 4
*Tom Thumb Day: 4
*Trivia Day: 4
*World Braille Day: 4  Link
*World Hypnotism Day: 4  Link
*Bird Day: 5 Link
Blue Monday: 5 Link (First Monday of the Year. But It Can’t Fall on New Years Day.)
National Weigh-In Day: 5 (Always First Monday after New Years) 
Divorce Monday: 5 Link (First Monday of year which is when most feel that divorces are filed. )
*Epiphany or Twelfth Night: 6
“Thank God It’s Monday” Day: 6
*Three Kings Day: 6
*Harlem Globetrotter’s Day: 7
*I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day: 7
*International Programmers’ Day: 7 Link
*Orthodox Christmas: 7
*National Tempura Day: 7 Link
*Argyle Day: 8
*Bubble Bath Day: 8 Link
*Earth’s Rotation Day: 8
*National English Toffee Day: 8  Link
*Midwife’s Day or Women’s Day: 8
*National Joy Germ Day: 8
*Show and Tell Day at Work: 8
*War on Poverty Day: 8
*Balloon Ascension Day: 9 Link
*National Cassoulet Day: 9
*National Static Electricity Day: 9 Link
*Panama’s Martyr Day: 9 Link
*National Cut Your Energy Costs Day: 10
*League of Nations Day: 10
*Cigarettes Are Hazardous To Your Health Day: 11
*Learn Your Name in Morse Code Day: 11 Link
*National Human Trafficking Awareness Day: 11 Link
No Pants Subway Ride Day: 11 Link
Stephen Foster Day: 11
National Clean Off Your Desk Day: 12
(2nd Monday)Bean Day:  13 Link  (2nd Tuesday)

*Make Your Dream Come True Day: 13 Link
National Poetry at Work Day: 13 (2nd Tuesday)
*Public Radio Broadcasting Day: 13
*Rubber Duckie Day: 13 Link
*Caesarean Section Day: 14
*International Kite Day: 14
*Dress Up Your Pet Day: 14 Link  Link 
*Organize Your Home Day: 14 Link
*Ratification Day: 14
Get to Know Your Customers Day: 15 ( January 15,  April 16, July 16 and October 15)
*Humanitarian Day: 15 (Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday. Started in 2009
by a committee for King Days of Respect. Different than World Humanitarian Day in August.)

*Appreciate A Dragon Day: 16
International Fetish Day: 16 (3rd Friday)
*Nothing Day: 16
*Religious Freedom Day: 16 Link
Tu B’shuvat: 16
*Cable Car Day: 17
*Hot Heads Chili Days: 17-18
*Judgment Day: 17
*Kid Inventors’ Day:  17
Polar Bear Swim: 17 (Seward, AK) Link (Another one in June in Seward, AK)
*Popeye Day: 17
*Pooh (Winnie The) Day: 18
*Thesaurus Day: 18 Link
*National Sanctity of Human Life Day (or Pro-Life Day): 18  Link
World Religion Day: 18 Link (3rd Sunday)
Martin Luther King Day: 19
*Popcorn Day: 19 Link  (Alternate date: Super Bowl Sunday)
Robert E. Lee Day: 19  (3rd Monday)  Link 
*Tin Can Day: 19
*World Day of Migrants and Refugees: 19 Link
National Day of Service: 19 Link
*Camcorder Day: 20
*Penguin Awareness Day: 20 Link
*Inauguration Day: 20
*National Disc Jockey Day: 20 Link  or Link (Go to 1958)
Rid The World of Fad Diets and Gimmicks Day: 20
*National Hugging Day: 21 Link
*Squirrel Appreciation Day: 21 Link (Different than Squirrel Awareness Month in October)
*Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day: 22
*Celebration of Life Day: 22
*Roe vs. Wade Day: 22
Data Innovation Day: 22 Link
Women’s Healthy Weight Day: 22 Link ( Thursday of 3rd Full Week aka Healthy Weight Week)
*National Handwriting Day: 23 Link
*National Pie Day: 23 Link
*Snowplow Mailbox Hockey Day: 23
AFRMA Fancy Rat & Mouse Day: 24
*Belly Laugh Day: 24 Link
*Beer Can Day: 24  Link
*National Compliment Day: 24
*National Peanut Butter Day: 24 Link
*Talk Like A Grizzled Prospector Day: 24  Link
Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day: 24 (4th Saturday)
*A Room of One’s Own Day: 25
*Macintosh Computer Day: 25 Link
*National Irish Coffee Day: 25 Link (Also observed on March 17)
*Opposite Day: 25 Link
*Robert Burns Day: 25 Link
Soup Swap Day: 25 Link   (Note: Link says 3rd Saturday. But Facebook page says 25th this year, which is 4th Saturday.)
World Leprosy Day: 25 Link
Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day: 26 (Always Last Monday) Link and Link
*Lotus 1-2-3 Day: 26
*National Peanut Brittle Day: 26  Link
*Toad Hollow Day of Encouragement: 26
*Auschwitz Liberation Day: 27 Link
*Holocaust Memorial Day: 27 Link
*International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust: 27 Link
*National Geographic Day: 27
*Thomas Crapper Day: 27
*Viet Nam Peace Day: 27
*Data Privacy Day: 28 Link
*National Kazoo Day: 28 Link
*Thank A Plugin Developer Day: 28 Link
*Curmudgeons Day: 29
*Freethinkers Day: 29
*National Puzzle Day: 29 Link
*Seeing Eye Dog Day: 29
*Thomas Paine Day: 29
Fun at Work Day: 30 (Last Friday)
*Inane Answering Message Day: 30
National Pre-school Fitness Day: 30 (Last Friday) Link
*Appreciate Your Social Security Check Day: 31
*Inspire Your Heart with Art Day: 31
National Seed Swap Day: 31 (Last Saturday)
*Street Children Day: 31 Link  (Note: Different than one on April 12)

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