Jan
1
Tue
Global Family Day
Jan 1 all-day
Global Family Day

Global Family Day is an international day of peace and sharing celebrated every January 1st. It aims at uniting and spreading peace by considering and promoting the idea that- Earth is one global family.

Jan
27
Sun
Family Literacy Day
Jan 27 all-day
Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy Day is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 and held annually on January 27 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. (abclifeliteracy.ca)

Feb
1
Fri
Black History Month
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
Black History Month

Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present.

Feb
4
Mon
World Cancer Day
Feb 4 all-day
World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is the one singular initiative under which the entire world can unite together in the fight against the global cancer epidemic.

Feb
20
Wed
World Day of Social Justice
Feb 20 all-day
World Day of Social Justice

“On World Day of Social Justice, we reaffirm our commitment to social change and to ensuring that the rights and dignity of all human beings—in Canada and around the world—are equal.” (Global Affairs Canada)

Jan
1
Wed
Global Family Day
Jan 1 all-day
Global Family Day

Global Family Day is an international day of peace and sharing celebrated every January 1st. It aims at uniting and spreading peace by considering and promoting the idea that- Earth is one global family.

Jan
27
Mon
Family Literacy Day
Jan 27 all-day
Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy Day is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 and held annually on January 27 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. (abclifeliteracy.ca)

Feb
1
Sat
Black History Month
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
Black History Month

Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present.

Feb
4
Tue
World Cancer Day
Feb 4 all-day
World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is the one singular initiative under which the entire world can unite together in the fight against the global cancer epidemic.

Feb
20
Thu
World Day of Social Justice
Feb 20 all-day
World Day of Social Justice

“On World Day of Social Justice, we reaffirm our commitment to social change and to ensuring that the rights and dignity of all human beings—in Canada and around the world—are equal.” (Global Affairs Canada)