Daily Quote: October 15, 2020

The goldenrod is yellow,
The corn is turning brown,
The trees in apple orchards
With fruit are bending down.

~ Helen Hunt Jackson (American – Writer /October 15, 1830 – August 12, 1885)

Holidays and Celebrations:

International Day of Rural Women

Spirit Day

Blind Americans Equality Day – USA


Spirit Day is an annual LGBTQ awareness day observed on the third Thursday in October. Started in 2010 by Canadian teenager Brittany McMillan, it was initially created in response to a rash of widely publicized bullying-related suicides of gay school students in 2010, including that of Tyler Clementi.

Spirit Day – Wikipedia

Daily Quote: October 15

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The goldenrod is yellow,
The corn is turning brown,
The trees in apple orchards
With fruit are bending down.

~ Helen Hunt Jackson (October 15, 1830 – August 12, 1885)


White Cane Safety Day


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Marie Marguerite d’Youville. née Dufrost de Lajemerais. Born October 15, 1701 Varennes, Quebec.  Died December 23, 1771. First Native Canadian to be elevated to Sainthood.