Proclamations.
 

2017

 
January
  •  Alzheimer Awareness Month — January 2017
  •  Health Services Providers Month — January 2017
  •  Perinatal Depression Awareness Month — January 2017
  •  Family Literacy Week — Jan. 22 to 29, 2017
  •  Mineral Exploration Week — Jan. 22 to 28, 2017
  •  Red Tape Awareness Week — Jan. 23 to 27, 2017
  •  French Immersion Celebration Week — Jan. 30 to Feb. 5, 2017
February
  •  Black History Month — February 2017
  •  Toastmasters Month — February 2017
  •  Eating Disorder Awareness Week — Feb. 1 to 7, 2017
  •  Resident Awareness Week — Feb. 6 to 10, 2017
  •  African, Caribbean and Black Canadian HIV/AIDS Awareness Day — Feb. 7, 2017
  •  Heritage Week — Feb. 13 to 19, 2017
  •  Moose Hide Campaign Day — Feb. 16, 2017
  •  BC Seniors Care Providers Day — Feb. 20, 2017
  •  Chamber of Commerce Week — Feb. 20 to 24, 2017
  •  Bullying Awareness Day — Feb. 22, 2017
  •  Creative Industries Week — Feb. 27 to Mar. 5, 2017
March
  •  Children's Wish Month — March 2017
  •  Community Social Services Awareness Month — March 2017
  •  Youth Science Month — March 2017
  •  Search and Rescue Volunteer Memorial Day — Mar. 2, 2017
  •  Education Week — Mar. 6 to 10, 2017
  •  Lymphedema Awareness Day — Mar. 6, 2017
  •  Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness Week — Mar. 6 to 12, 2017
  •  BC Colleges Day — Mar. 7, 2017
  •  BC Book Day — Mar. 8, 2017
  •  Cowboy Heritage Week — Mar. 12 to 19, 2017
  •  Social Work Week — Mar. 12 to 18, 2017
  •  Technology Skills Appreciation Week — Mar. 13 to 17, 2017
  •  Dietitians Day — Mar. 15, 2017
  •  Community-based Trainers Week — Mar. 19 to 25, 2017
  •  Journée de la francophonie — Mar. 20, 2017
  •  International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination — March 21, 2017
  •  World Down Syndrome Day — Mar. 21, 2017
  •  Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day — Mar. 22, 2017
  •  Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness — Mar. 26, 2017
April
  •  Autism Awareness Month — April 2017
  •  Canadian Cancer Society's Daffodil Month — April 2017
  •  Parkinson's Awareness Month — April 2017
  •  Safe Digging Month — April, 2017
  •  Sikh Heritage Month — April 2017
  •  World Autism Awareness Day — Apr. 2, 2017
  •  Canadian Oncology Nursing Day — Apr. 4, 2017
  •  Child Abuse Prevention Day — Apr. 7, 2017
  •  Community Newspaper Day — Apr. 7, 2017
  •  Emergency Service Dispatchers' and 9-1-1 Awareness Week — Apr. 9 to 15, 2017
  •  Make a Will Week — Apr. 9 to 15, 2017
  •  Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Week — Apr. 10 to 16, 2017
  •  Altrusa International Inc. Day — Apr. 11, 2017
  •  AED Awareness Day — Apr. 13, 2017
  •  Medical Office Assistants' Week — Apr. 16 to 22, 2017
  •  Prevention of Violence Against Women Week — Apr. 16 to 22, 2017
  •  Charter of Rights and Freedoms Day — Apr. 17, 2017
  •  Law Week — Apr. 17 to 23, 2017
  •  Talk With Our Kids About Money Day — Apr. 19, 2017
  •  Animal Abuse Prevention Day — Apr 23, 2017
  •  St. George Day — Apr. 23, 2017
  •  Human Values Day — Apr. 24, 2017
  •  World Meningitis Day — Apr. 24, 2017
  •  Red Hat Society Day — Apr. 25, 2017
May
  •  Asian Heritage Month — May 2017
  •  Bladder Cancer Awareness Month — May 2017
  •  Brain Tumour Awareness Month — May 2017
  •  Child Care Month — May 2017
  •  Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month — May 2017
  •  International Internal Audit Awareness Month — May 2017
  •  Invasive Species Action Month — May 2017
  •  Music Monday — May 1, 2017
  •  Mental Health Week — May 1 to 7, 2017
  •  British Columbia Midwives' Day — May 5, 2017
  •  Family Caregiver Week — May 6 to 12, 2017
  •  Child and Youth Mental Health Day — May 7, 2017
  •  North American Occupational Safety and Health Week — May 7 to 13, 2017
  •  Nursing Week — May 8 to 14, 2017
  •  Youth Justice Week — May 8 to 14, 2017
  •  Healthcare Auxiliary Day — May 10, 2017
  •  World Lupus Day — May 10, 2017
  •  Licensed Practical Nurses Day — May 13, 2017
  •  BC Museums Week — May 14 to 21, 2017
  •  Mining Week — May 14 to 20, 2017
  •  Tzu Chi Day — May 14, 2017
  •  D.I.P.G. Awareness Day — May 15, 2017
  •  Child Care Provider Appreciation Day — May 18, 2017
  •  Bereavement Day — May 21, 2017
  •  Cycling4Diversity Week — May 21 to 27, 2017
  •  Local Government Awareness Week — May 21 to 27, 2017
  •  National Public Works Week — May 21 to 27, 2017
  •  RVing and Camping Week — May 23 to 28, 2017
  •  BC Jade Day — May 28, 2017
  •  Tourism Week — May 28 to June 3, 2017
  •  Victims and Survivors of Crime Week — May 28 to June 3, 2017
June
  •  B.C. ALS Awareness Month — June 2017
  •  BC Seafood Month — June 2017
  •  Italian Heritage Month — June 2017
  •  Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month — June 2017
  •  Orca Awareness Month — June 2017
  •  Stroke Month — June 2017
  •  Intergenerational Day Canada — June 1, 2017
  •  BC Child and Youth in Care Week — June 5 to 11, 2017
  •  Safe Kids Week — June 5 to 11, 2017
  •  Men's Health Awareness Week — June 12 to 18, 2017
  •  World Elder Abuse Awareness Day — June 15, 2017
  •  St. John Ambulance Week — June 18 to 24, 2017
  •  Legion Week — June 23 to 29, 2017
July
  •  Automotive Heritage Month — July 2017
  •  Collector Car Appreciation Month — July 2017
  •  Smart Irrigation Month — July 2017
  •  Collector Car Appreciation Day — July 8, 2017
September
  •  Community Foundations Month — September 2017
  •  Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Prevention and Support Month — September 2017
  •  Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Prevention and Support Day — Sept. 9, 2017
  •  Balance Awareness Week — Sept. 18 to 24, 2017
October
  •  National Family Week — Oct. 2 to 8, 2017
  •  Health Care Assistant Day — Oct. 18, 2017
  •  Shake Out B.C. Day — Oct. 19, 2017
  •  National UNICEF Day — Oct. 31, 2017

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