- 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.
- Fact File: HOLIDAYS & FESTIVALS. // Italian Lakes: (Landmark Visitors Guide;2002 3rd Edition, p205
Italy has national holidays, like New Year's Day, Labour Day, Christmas Day, etc. In addition, some towns celebrate the Patron Saints Day with a holiday.
- 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.
- Fete Nationale: Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. Dearborn, Keri // Faces (07491387);Jan1998, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p28
Presents information on the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, which is also known as Fete Nationale, a national holiday for Quebec, Canada. Customs of the holiday; What was the theme for the 1996 holiday; History for celebrating the national festival on June 24.
- It's spring!...let's make Easter decorations! Anglund, J.W. // Good Housekeeping;Apr92, Vol. 214 Issue 4, p88
Gives directions for making children's Easter decorations. Paper plate mobile; Egg holders.
- 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.