GARE Diversity Calendar

February 2023

2/1 Blue circle National Freedom Day
2/2 Red bar icon Candlemas (Christian)
2/3 Red bar icon Korean New Year
2/3 Red bar icon Guru Har Rai Birthday (Sikh)
2/4 Green Triangle icon Rosa Parks Day
2/6 Purple star icon International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
2/8 Purple star icon Safer Internet Day
2/12 Green Triangle icon Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday
2/14 Blue circle Valentine’s Day
2/14 Green Triangle icon Frederick Douglas Birthday (Abolitionist and Social Reformer)
2/15 Green Triangle icon Susan B. Anthony Birthday (Women’s suffrage Leader)
2/15 Red bar icon Nirvana Day (Buddhist)
2/15 Purple star icon International Childhood Cancer Day
2/18 Red bar icon Maha Shivaratri (Hindu)
2/20 Purple star icon World Day of Social Justice
2/20 Blue circle Presidents Day / George Washington’s Birthday
2/21 Red bar icon Mardi Gras
2/21 Red bar icon Shrove Tuesday (Christian)
2/22 Red bar icon Ash Wednesday (Christian)

Color Shape Key

Green Triangle icon Green Triangle – Diversity Leaders’ Birthdays
Blue circle Blue Circle – United States Holidays
Red bar icon Red Bar – Religious / Cultural Holidays
Purple star icon Purple Star- International Holidays
black square Black Square – Equinoxes