November 2018

“I am only one, but still I am one.

I cannot do everything, but still I can do something.

I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.”

—Helen Keller

 

ACTIVITIES (like planting, for instance–things you can do on a personal, local level)

For the Flying Things: The birds, the bees, and butterflies!


Gardening This Month:

  • Follow Color Us Empowered on Facebook where I share the best articles, videos, and other information about all aspects of gardening (among other things) that I can find.

 



REMINDERS, OBSERVANCES, & EVENTS

National Native American Heritage Month

National Adoption Month

World Vegan Month

  • For More Info: The Vegan Society    Official Site; If you live in or will be visiting the UK, check out the two page list of events planned through next year.

November 1:

World Vegan Day

 


November 6:

  • International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

November 11-17:

  • American Education Week

November 16:

  • International Day for Tolerance

 


November 18:

  • Space Coast VegFest
    • Mission/Purpose:   “The event is intended to be both entertaining and educational. Our objective is to heighten the awareness of all things vegan and plant based, and to promote the health advantages of a plant based diet, as well as emphasizing compassion for animals and care for the environment.”  —Quoted from website linked below
    • Where:  Riverfront Park, Cocoa Village, Cocoa, Florida                    
    • Time:   11 am -5 pm         
    • For More Info: 

November 20:

  • Transgender Day of Remembrance