International Day of Nonviolence
The International Day of Non-Violence is observed by all UN member states on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. The purpose of this day is to disseminate the message of non-violence, including through education and public awareness to secure a culture of peace and tolerance.
Random Acts of Poetry Day
Random Acts of Poetry Day is about painting poetry in the public square, either literally or figuratively. On this day, recite your favorite piece of poetry in the streets, chalk your poem onto the sidewalk (or a blackboard), leave one on a subway seat, pin one onto your local grocery store board.
World Farm Animals Day
World Farm Animals Day was founded to highlight the poor conditions suffered by some farm animals, and promote awareness in the hope something may be done to improve their lives. On this day, visit a farm with your friends and family, or donate to an animal protection charity of your choice!