All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 10

World Mental Health Day

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World Mental Health Day, is an international day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma.

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

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Day before the Calendar new year.

AIDS Awareness Month

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Supports educational campaigns that disseminate science-based, factual, and clear information to youths, at-risk people, and the general public.

Bullying Prevention Month

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A time to focus and raise awareness on bullying. During this month, many groups across the country will release new resources, campaigns, and efforts aimed at bringing awareness to the issue of bullying.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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This month has been a time to acknowledge domestic violence survivors and be a voice for its victims.

German American Heritage Day

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In recognition of the founding of Germantown, Pennsylvania in October 1683. Fifteen percent of Americans are of german descent, which is the largest ancestral group in the United States.