All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, January 4

World Braille Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Celebrates awareness of the importance of braille as a means of communication in the full realization of the humans rights for blind and visually impaired people.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.