A Few October Observances to Remember on Your Social Networks

October is a busy month full of end-of-year preparation and a few observances. We have shared some notable holidays and dates for you to share on your social networks in the form of memes or simple greetings.

Observances lasting throughout October:

Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Bullying Prevention Month Link

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Eat Better, Eat Together Month
Emotional Wellness Month

Financial Planning Month

National Arts & Humanities Month

National Cookbook Month

Self-Promotion Month


Weeklong Observances:

Customer Service Week: 1-5  (1st M-F Week) Link

Great Books Week: 6-12 

National Food Bank Week: 13-19 

National Business Women’s Week: 20-26 (Third Full Week)  Link

National Friends of Libraries Week:20-26

Pro Bono Week: 20-26  Link

Freedom of Speech Week: 22-28   Link


Daily Observances:

National Hair Day: 1  Link

American Libraries Day: 6

Intergeneration Day: 6 

National Inner Beauty Day: 7 Link

World Homeless Day: 10 Link

Southern Food Heritage Day: 11

Black Poetry Day: 17

National Depression Screening Day: 17 Link 

National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day: 21 

Make A Difference Day: 26


Hopefully, we have helped you with the question of what to post on your feeds. If you have an observance not listed, please share in a comment. 

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