Proclamations.
 

2018

 
  •  2018 The Year of BC Games
January
  •  Alzheimer's Awareness Month — January 2018
  •  Health Services Providers Month — January 2018
  •  Family Literacy Week — January 21 to 28, 2018
  •  Mineral Exploration Week — January 21 to 27, 2018
  •  Red Tape Awareness Week — January 22 to 26, 2018
  •  French Immersion Celebration Week — January 28 to February 3, 2018
February
  •  Black History Month — February 2018
  •  Heart Month — February 2018
  •  Toastmasters Month — February 2018
  •  Eating Disorder Awareness Week — February 1 to 7, 2018
  •  White Cane Week — February 4 to 10, 2018
  •  Resident Awareness Week — February 5 to 9, 2018
  •  Real Acts of Caring Week — February 11 to 17, 2018
  •  Moose Hide Campaign Day — February 15, 2018
  •  BC Seniors Care Providers Day — February 19, 2018
  •  Chamber of Commerce Week — February 19 to 23, 2018
  •  Heritage Week — February 19 to 25, 2018
  •  International Mother Language Day — February 21, 2018
  •  BC Colleges Day — February 27, 2018
  •  Bullying Awareness Day (Pink Shirt Day) — February 28, 2018
  •  International Rare Disease Day — February 28, 2018
March
  •  Children's Wish Month — March 2018
  •  Community Social Services Awareness Month — March 2018
  •  Youth Science Month — March 2018
  •  Search and Rescue Volunteer Memorial Day — March 2, 2018
  •  Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness Week — March 5 to 11, 2018
  •  Cowboy Heritage Week — March 11 to 18, 2018
  •  Social Work Week — March 11 to 17, 2018
  •  Technology Skills Appreciation Week — March 12 to 16, 2018
  •  Dietitians Day — March 14, 2018
  •  Community-based Trainers Week — March 18 to 24, 2018
  •  Day of Nowruz — March 20, 2018
  •  Journée de la francophonie — March 20, 2018
  •  International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination — March 21, 2018
  •  World Down Syndrome Day — March 21, 2018
  •  Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness — March 26, 2018
April
  •  Autism Awareness Month — April 2018
  •  BC Wine Month — April 2018
  •  Canadian Cancer Society's Daffodil Month — April 2018
  •  Construction and Skilled Trades Month — April 2018
  •  Parkinson's Awareness Month — April 2018
  •  Safe Digging Month — April 2018
  •  Sikh Heritage Month — April 2018
  •  World Autism Awareness Day — April 2, 2018
  •  Canadian Oncology Nursing Day — April 3, 2018
  •  Child Abuse Prevention Day — April 6, 2018
  •  Emergency Service Dispatchers' and 9-1-1 Awareness Week — April 8 to 14, 2018
  •  Make a Will Week — April 8, to 14, 2018
  •  Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Week — April 9 to 15, 2018
  •  Automated External Defibrillator Awareness Day — April 12, 2018
  •  Medical Office Assistants' Week — April 15 to 21, 2018
  •  Prevention Of Violence Against Women Week — April 15 to 21, 2018
  •  Law Week — April 16 to 22, 2018
  •  Talk with Our Kids About Money Day — April 18, 2018
  •  Animal Abuse Prevention Day — April 23, 2018
  •  BC Book Day — April 23, 2018
  •  Creative Industries Week — April 23 to 30, 2018
  •  Education Week — April 23 to 27, 2018
  •  St. George Day — April 23, 2018
  •  Human Values Day — April 24, 2018
  •  World Meningitis Day — April 24, 2018
  •  Black Settler Heritage Day — April 25, 2018
  •  Red Hat Society Day — April 25, 2018
  •  Neighbourhood House Week — April 29 to May 5, 2018
May
  •  Asian Heritage Month — May 2018
  •  Child Care Month — May 2018
  •  International Internal Audit Awareness Month — May 2018
  •  Invasive Species Action Month — May 2018
  •  Mining Month — May 2018
  •  Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month — May 2018
  •  Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month — May 2018
  •  Sleep Apnea Awareness Month — May 2018
  •  International Workers Day — May 1, 2018
  •  British Columbia Midwives' Day — May 5, 2018
  •  North American Occupational Safety and Health Week — May 6 to 12, 2018
  •  British Columbia Economic Development Week — May 7 to 12, 2018
  •  Child and Youth Mental Health Day — May 7, 2018
  •  Family Caregiver Week — May 7 to 13, 2018
  •  Mental Health Week — May 7 to 13, 2018
  •  Music Monday — May 7, 2018
  •  Nursing Week — May 7 to 13, 2018
  •  Youth Justice Week — May 7 to 13, 2018
  •  Healthcare Auxiliary Day — May 10, 2018
  •  World Lupus Day — May 10, 2018
  •  BC Museums Week — May 13 to 20, 2018
  •  Tzu Chi Day — May 13, 2018
  •  BC Boating Week — May 14 to 21, 2018
  •  BC Beef Day — May 16, 2018
  •  International Celiac Disease Awareness Day — May 16, 2018
  •  Child Care Provider Appreciation Day — May 17, 2018
  •  International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia — May 17, 2018
  •  Family Doctor Day — May 19, 2018
  •  Armenian Heritage 50th Anniversary Day — May 20, 2018
  •  Cycling4Diversity Week — May 20 to 26, 2018
  •  Local Government Awareness Week — May 20 to 26, 2018
  •  National Public Works Week — May 20 to 26, 2018
  •  RVing and Camping Week — May 22 to 27, 2018
  •  AccessAbility Week — May 27 to June 2, 2018
  •  Bereavement Day — May 27, 2018
  •  Tourism Week — May 27 to June 2, 2018
  •  Victims and Survivors of Crime Week — May 27 to June 2, 2018
  •  BC Jade Day — May 28, 2018
  •  Rick Hansen Day — May 28, 2018
  •  Day of the Honeybee — May 29, 2018
June
  •  BC ALS Awareness Month — June 2018
  •  BC Seafood Month — June 2018
  •  Italian Heritage Month — June 2018
  •  Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month — June 2018
  •  Orca Awareness Month — June 2018
  •  Smoke-Free Multi-Unit Housing Month — June 2018
  •  Intergenerational Day — June 1, 2018
  •  BC Child and Youth in Care Week — June 4 to 10, 2018
  •  Clean Air Day — June 6, 2018
  •  'What Matters to You?' Day — June 6, 2018
  •  Planning Institute of British Columbia 60th Anniversary Day — June 9, 2018
  •  Men's Health Awareness Week — June 11 to 17, 2018
  •  120th Philippine Independence Day 2018 — June 12, 2018
  •  World Elder Abuse Awareness Day — June 15, 2018
  •  St. John Ambulance Week — June 18 to 24, 2018
  •  Legion Week — June 22 to 28, 2018
  •  Cosmetology Professionals Week — June 24 to 30, 2018
  •  Latin American Week — June 27 to July 8, 2018
July
  •  Automotive Heritage Month — July 2018
  •  Collector Car Appreciation Month — July 2018
  •  All Canadian Simultaneous Drumming Celebration Day — July 1, 2018
  •  GIST Awareness Day — July 13, 2018
  •  International Collector Car Apperciation Day — July 13, 2018
  •  Collector Car Appreciation Day — July 14, 2018
  •  National Drowning Prevention Week — July 15 to 21, 2018
  •  Global Day of Inclusion — July 21, 2018
  •  Commemoration of the 65th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice — July 27, 2018
  •  Ginger Goodwin Day — July 27, 2018
August
  •  Bodhi Meditation Day — August 3, 2018
  •  Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Day — August 5, 2018
  •  George Ryga Week — August 29 to September 2, 2018
September
  •  Big Brothers Big Sisters Month — September 2018
  •  Childhood Cancer Awareness Month — September 2018
  •  Community Foundations Month — September 2018
  •  Disability Employment Month — September 2018
  •  Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Prevention and Support Month — September 2018
  •  Addiction Recovery Week — September 2 to 8, 2018
  •  KidSport BC Week — September 8 to 15, 2018
  •  Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Prevention and Support Day — September 9, 2018
  •  World Sepsis Day — September 13, 2018
  •  Square and Round Dance Awareness Week — September 16 to 22, 2018
  •  Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Day — September 19, 2018
  •  British Columbia Coaches Week — September 22 to 30, 2018
  •  BC Culture Days — September 28, 29 and 30, 2018
  •  Orange Shirt Day — September 30, 2018
October
  •  Library Month — October 2018
  •  Occupational Therapy Month — October 2018
  •  International Day of Older Persons — October 1, 2018
  •  Wrongful Conviction Awareness Day — October 2, 2018
  •  World Teachers' Day — October 5, 2018
  •  DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society's 40th Anniversary — October 10, 2018
  •  Every Girl Matters Day — October 11, 2018
  •  Healthcare Security and Safety Week — October 14 to 20, 2018
  •  Health Care Assistant Day — October 18, 2018
  •  School Library Day — October 22, 2018
  •  National UNICEF Day — October 31, 2018
November
  •  Acromegaly Awareness Day — November 1, 2018
  •  Down Syndrome Awareness Week — November 1 to 7, 2018
  •  Apprenticeship Recognition Week — November 4 to 10, 2018
  •  World Pancreatic Cancer Day — November 15, 2018
  •  Child and Youth Day — November 20, 2018

2017 PROCLAMATIONS