Diversity Calendar

January

New Year's Day   January 1 International
Epiphany   January 1 Christian
Guru Gobind Singh Ji's Birthday  January 9 Sikh 
Makar Sankranti   January 14 Hindu
World Religion Day   January 16 Eastern Christian
Tu B'Shvat  January 17 Jewish
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day  January 18  
Mahayana New Year   January 19 Buddhist
Un Holocaust Memorial Day  January 27  

February

Black History Month    
Lunar New Year  Feb.1  Confucian, Daoist and Buddhist
National Freedom Day   Feb. 1  
Valentine's Day   Feb. 14   
Nirvana   Feb. 15  Buddhist
World Day of Social Justice   Feb. 20  
AYYAM-I-HA or Intercalary Days  Feb. 25-28  Bahá’í

March

Women's History Month    
Shrove Tuesday  March 1  Western Christian
Maha Shivaratri  March 1  Hindu 
Ash Wednesday  March 2  Western Christian
Nineteen-Day Fast  March 2-20  Bahá’í
Clean Monday  March 7  Eastern Christian
Purim  March 17  Jewish
Holi  March 17  Hindu
Holla Mohalla  March 19  Sikh
Nowruz  March 21  Zoroastrian
International Day for the Elimination
of Racial Discrimination
 March 21
Khordad Sal  March 26  Zoroastrian
Magha Puja  March 30  Buddhist

April

Ramadan  April 2 - May 1  Islamic
Rama Navami  April 10  Hindu 
Palm Sunday  April 10  Christian
Vaisakhi  April 13  Hindu 
Holy Thursday  April 14  Christian
Good Friday  April 15  Christian
Passover/Pesach  April 16-23  Jewish
Theravada New Year  April 16  Buddhist
Easter  April 17  Christian
Festival of Ridvan  April 21 - May 2  Bahá’í
Yom Hashoah  April 28  Jewish
Laila Al-Qadr  April 28  Islamic

May

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Jewish American Heritage Month

Eid Al Fitr  May 2  Islamic
Cinco de Mayo  May 5  
National Day of Prayer (USA)  May 5  Interfaith
Visakha Puja  May 6  Buddhist
Mother's Day  May 8  
Lag B'omer  May 19  Jewish 
World Day for Cultural Diversity  May 21  
Declaration of the Bab  May 23  Bahá’í
Ascension Day  May 26  Christian
Ascension of Baha’u’llah  May 29  Bahá’í
Memorial Day  May 31  
     

June
LGBT+ Pride Month

Race Unity Day  June 13  Bahá’í
Flag Day  June 14  
Juneteenth  June 19  
World Refugee Day  June 20  
Father's Day  June 20