National Child Abuse Prevention Month
National Humor Month
National Minority Health Month
National Poetry Month
Sexual Assault Awareness Month
STD Awareness Month
Women’s Eye Health & Safety Month

14   Look Up To The Sky Day
14   National Pecan Day

14   Palm Sunday
14   Reach As High As You Can Day
15   World Art Day   
16   National Eggs Benedict Day
17   Ellis Island Family History Day
17   National Cheeseball Day
20   Husband Appreciation Day
20   National Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Day
21   Easter
22   Earth Day
22   National Jelly Bean Day
23   National Cherry Cheesecake Day
23   National Picnic Day
25   Hairstyle Appreciation Day
25   National Zucchini Bread Day
25   Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 
26   Arbor Day  
26   Pretzel Day
27   Healthy Kids Day
27   National Prime Rib Day
27   Tell a Story Day
27   World Tai Chi & Qigong Day
28   Great Poetry Reading Day
28   Kiss Your Mate Day
28   National Blueberry Pie Day
29   National Shrimp Scampi Day
30   National Honesty Day
30   National Oatmeal Cookie Day
30   National Raisin Day

19-27 Passover
20-28   National Park Week
22-26   Every Kid Healthy Week
22-26   National Environmental Education Week
22-26   National Playground Safety Week

Children will not remember you for the material things you provided, but for the feeling that you cherished them. - Richard L. Evans

Looking for something to do with the family this month? Want to spend more time together? Looking for something creative and different to do? Check out our selected list of April holidays and observances for your family to explore, research and enjoy!

by Sylvia Ford-George

Copyright 2014 - 2019 Family Reunion Institute. All rights reserved.


Do, Eat, Explore, Detect, Discover, Learn, Savor, Celebrate, Delight, Observe,  Move and Enjoy.


APRIL 2019

APRIL Monthly Observances

Celebrate Diversity Month
Couple Appreciation Month
Defeat Diabetes Month
Financial Literacy Month
Jazz Appreciation Month
Keep America Beautiful Month
Lawn and Garden Month
Mathematics & Statistics Awareness Month

APRIL Weekly Observances

1-6     Money Smart Week
1-7     Medication Safety Awareness Week
1-7     National Public Health Week
7-13   National Library Week 
7-13   National Volunteer Week

8-12   Youth Violence Prevention Week

APRIL Daily Observances

1     April Fool’s Day
1     National Sourdough Bread Day
2     Children’s Book Day
2     National Reconciliation Day
3     National Chocolate Mousse Day
3     World Party Day
4     National Walking Day
5     National Deep Dish Pizza Day
5     National Walk to Work Day
6     Hostess Twinkie Day
6     National Caramel Popcorn Day
6     National Love Our Children Day
7     National Coffee Cake Day
7     No Housework Day
7     World Health Day
8     Draw A Picture of a Bird Day
8     National Empanada Day
8     Zoo Lovers Day
10   Encourage a Young Writer Day
10   Golfer's Day
10   National Cinnamon Crescent Day
10   Siblings Day
11   Barbershop Quartet Day
12   Drop Everything And Read Day
12   Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day
12   National Licorice Day
12   Teach Children to Save Day

12   Wawa Day
13   National Peach Cobbler Day

13   Record Store Day
13   Scrabble Day