November 2020

“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.



National Native American Heritage Month

National Adoption Month

World Vegan Month


November 1

World Vegan Day


November 6

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


November 16-20


November 16

  • International Day for Tolerance


November 18

  • Space Coast VegFest
    • NOTE: There are no plans posted yet for 2020.
    • 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:                   
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November 20

  • Transgender Day of Remembrance