- Holiday U.S.A.! // Scholastic Scope;12/13/2004, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p12
Presents information about various international holidays that take place in the U.S.
- Healthy Heart. // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;2/28/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 18, p3
Provides information on the celebration of American Heart Month in the U.S.
- The new name for Quebec's holiday reflects a change in Quebec's soul. Byfield, Ted; Byfield, Virginia // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/11/94, Vol. 21 Issue 30, p34
Asserts that the decision to change the name of the Saint-Jean Baptiste holiday to `la Fete Nationale' is of profound significance. Contention that Quebeckers intent on creating a new state are committed to eradicating every vestige of Christianity from public life.
- Groundhogs, homebodies, and hurrahs! Northrop, J. // Country Living;Feb1991, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p107
Reflects on common sense and nonsense items related to the month of February. Groundhog day; Folklore; Celebrating Presidents' birthdays; Enjoying winter's nature pleasures.
- Ringing in the new. Northrop, J. // Country Living;Jan1992, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p61
Traces the history of New Year's resolution making and celebrating. Origins in ancient times and pagan ceremonies; Evolution over the years; Focus on the belief in starting the new year with a clean slate; Fertility images associated with the new year.
- Kwanzaa. // Essence (Essence);Dec89, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p50
Discusses the festival of Kwanzaa, a celebration created by Maulana Karenga in 1966, to enable African-Americans to make a cultural statement and exchange symbolic gifts. The festival runs from December 26 to January 1. Decorations; Seven principles.
- A Light in the Dark. Snyder, Rebecca Upjohn // Hopscotch;Aug/Sep2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p42
The article offers information on the celebration of Luciadagen or St. Lucia Day in Sweden during December 13th of the year.
- North Dakota passes bill for a paid King holiday. // Jet;4/22/91, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p4
Reports on a recently signed bill in North Dakota to designate a paid Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
- New Hampshire House Passes Martin Luther King Holiday Bill. // Jet;06/14/99, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p22
Discusses the vote by the New Hampshire House to create a permanent Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday as of June 14, 1999.
- Corporate holiday event guide. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/30/95, Vol. 42 Issue 44, p54
Reports that the Sheraton Long Island (Smithtown) announced that they would hold their annual Jingle Bell Bash on December 13, 1995. Comments by Ernie Catanzaro, director of marketing.