January 2014 Holidays and Activities

Happy New Year!

New Year’s Day (US Federal Holiday) send e-cards

Virtual Fireworks and YouTube Disney World firework display and YouTube firework display in Dubai, UAEcamel, wise men, nativity, epiphany

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 6thEpiphany/Three Kings’ Day

2nd Saturday in January– Children’s Day in Thailand

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 20—1929 MLK Birthday– observed 3rd Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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

Want to see a holiday posted here for your country for January? Leave a comment and let us know.

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