Se7en’s October… And a Free Printable Calendar…


So October has crept up on us… a month where half the world is turning orange and the other half is bursting with colour. We are longing for some summer sunshine… the time has come for some summer fun!!!

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Click on the calendar page, it will open in a new tab, print it out and then color it and fill in the days that you want to celebrate… pop it on the fridge and you are good to go. You can still find all the calendar pages down the right hand side of our website and they are all gathered together in our Almanac page for easy searching… If you have holidays or ideas that you would like to add then please go ahead and comment, I would love to have our calendars packed to the brim!!!


If you are just visiting and looking for our friend Wally… then click on the link… or the photograph to take you to a wonderful selection of GiveAways and fun!!!

Meanwhile, this is October:

  • Until 7 October 2012: Sukkot (The Feast of the Tabernacles).

    1 October: Homemade Cookies Day.

    1 October 1908: Henry Ford Introduced the Model T.

    1 October 1924: Jimmy’s Carter Birthday (1924-).

    2 October 1950: Peanuts First Published.

    2 October 1869: Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday (1869 – 1948)

    3 October 1906: SOS Established.

    3 October 1189: Richard I (The Lionheart) crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey.

    3 October 1916: James Herriot’s Birthday (1916 – 1995)

    4 October: Child Health Day

    7 October: National Poetry Day.

    7 October 1885: Niels Bohrs Birthday (1885 – 1962)

    8 October 1871: Great Fire of Chicago.

    9 October: First Two Way Telephone Conversation.

    9 October: Leif Erikson Day.

    9 October: Moldy Cheese Day

    9 October: World Post Day

    11 October: Columbus Day

    11 October 1884: Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 – 1962)

    11 October 1880: Boer War Began.

    12 October: National Fossil Day.

    14 October 1066: Battle of Hastings.

    15 October: National Grouch Day.

    16 October: World Food Day.

    16 October: World Dictionary Day.

    12 October 1814: Star Spangled Banner First Sung.

    19 October 1879: Thomas Edison Demonstrated the Electric Light Bulb.

  • 21 October1: Apple Day.

    21 October 1959: Guggenheim Museum Opened.

    23 October 1940: Pele’s Birthday (1940 – ).

    23 October: Mother in Laws Day.

    24 October 2009: United Nations Day.

    25 October 1881: Pablo Picasso’s Birthday (1881 – 1973).

    26 October 1836: International Red Cross Organized in Switzerland.

    26 October: Diwali.

    27 October: International School Library Day

    27 October 1848: Theodore Roosevelt’s Birthday (1858 – 1919)

    28 October 1886: Statue of Liberty Dedicated.

    30 October 1735: John Adam’s Birthday (1735 – 1826).

    31 October 1941: Mt. Rushmore completed.

    31 October: Halloween.

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