All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, August 23

International Day for the remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

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International Day for the remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition is an international day designated by UNESCO to memorialize the transatlantic slave trade.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

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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.

National Civility Month

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National Civility Month was founded to help the world remember to treat others the way we wish to be treated ourselves, with kindness, empathy, and respect.