Happy New Year!
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New Year’s Day (US Federal Holiday) send e-cards
On December 31st, if you don’t already, start a new tradition of praying in the New Year with friends and family. Consider observing Communion with your family and a few close friends as you visit and pray together to ring in the New Year.
Printable January Calendar and Activities
January 3rd– Author J.R.R. Tolkien’s Birthday, 1892–Celebrate by watching the Hobbit
January 6th—Epiphany/Three Kings’ Day
2nd Saturday in January– Children’s Day in Thailand http://www.swp.in.th/childday.html
January 15—1929 MLK Birthday– observed 3rd Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 17th –Ben Franklin’s Birthday Interesting site for all grade levels
January 18th–Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.) pooh corner
January 25th–Tatyana Day in Ukraine and Russia
January 26th–Australia Day
January 27th—National Geographic Society founded 1888–lesson plans and activities
January 29th–National Puzzle Day Online jigsaw puzzles for preschoolers