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Jewish celebration of Moses' descent from Mt Sinai with the ten commandments.

Memorial Day

A US federal holiday for mourning the men and women who fought and died while serving in the US armed forces.


Summerama is Vermont Recreation & Parks Association's camp-specific staff training for new and seasoned counselors and recreation staff. Supplement your in-house staff orientations with a robust schedule of hands-on education... Read more »


A US federal holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Juneteenth marks the anniversary of the announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union Army General Gordon Granger on... Read more »

Eid al-Adha

Islamic Ritual of Sacrifice. The day after Arafat, the most important day in Hajj ritural. A three-day festival recalling Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to Allah.

Independence Day

A US federal holiday to celebrate nationhood and commemorate the passage of the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

First day of Muharram

Muharram is the first month in the Islamic calendar. The first day of Muharram is considered by many Muslims as the start of the New Year for Islam.

Bennington Battle Day

Vermont state holiday commemorating the victory of American and Vermont forces over British forces at the Battle of Bennington during the American Revolutionary War in 1777.