This month IS
— September, 2023
Table of Contents
This Months Events and Social Holidays
National Wildlife Day
International Day of Charity
Read a Book Day
International Literacy Day
National Grandparents Day
National Day of Encouragement
Day of the Programmer
Talk Like a Pirate Day
International Day of Peace
European Day of Languages
World Tourism Day
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day
National Good Neighbor Day
International Podcast Day
Celebrating the Best of The Month
Welcome to our monthly highlights in entertainment, culture, and lifestyle! As we reflect on the past month and look forward to whats next, we’re eager to share our top picks with you. From innovative games to captivating movies and page-turning books, we’ve got you covered.
Passion of the Month
Passion of the Month, September, 2023, is Volunteering and Community Service!
September is often associated with the start of a new school year and a time of renewal. It’s a time when many people, including students, are looking for ways to give back to their communities. Volunteering and community service are great ways to make a positive impact on the world around you. Whether it’s helping out at a local food bank, participating in a community clean-up, or mentoring a young person, there are countless ways to get involved and make a difference.
This passion aligns with the themes of renewal and giving back that are often associated with September. It also encourages people to take action and make a positive impact on their communities.
Quote of the Month
“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.” – Mother Teresa
This quote emphasizes the importance of individual action and responsibility. It encourages us to take initiative and make a difference in the world, one person at a time.
Affirmation of the Month
“I am resilient, I am strong, and I welcome the changing seasons with an open heart.”
This affirmation highlights our ability to adapt to change and find strength in new beginnings.
Pet of the Month
The Golden Retriever
Golden Retrievers are known for their friendly and tolerant attitude. They are great family pets and they also get along well with strangers and other animals.
Plant of the Month
Aster flowers are a popular choice for September gardens. Their star-shaped flowers bloom in late summer and fall, and they come in a variety of colors.
Food of the Month
A warm and comforting pumpkin soup is perfect for the cooler September evenings. It’s a nutritious and delicious dish that celebrates the flavors of fall.
Juice of the Month
A combination of fresh apple juice and a kick of ginger makes for a refreshing and invigorating drink, perfect for the start of autumn.
Coffee of the Month
Colombian coffee is known for its smooth, mild flavor and balanced body. It’s a classic choice for coffee lovers around the world.
Tea of the Month
The blend of spices in chai tea makes it a warming and aromatic drink, perfect for the cooler days of September.
Artist of the Month
Vincent van Gogh
Vincent van Gogh’s use of bold colors and emotional intensity make his works timeless and impactful. His paintings continue to inspire and captivate audiences around the world.
Workout of the Month
Pilates is a low-impact exercise that focuses on core strength, flexibility, and overall body awareness. It’s a great workout for building strength and toning muscles.
Classic Book of the Month
“Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen
This classic novel explores themes of love, reputation, and class. It’s a witty and humorous look at the social customs of early 19th century England.
Classic Movie of the Month
This iconic film is a tale of love, sacrifice, and heroism set against the backdrop of World War II. Its memorable characters and timeless themes make it a classic that continues to be loved by audiences today.
Historical Events of the Month
- September 1, 1939: World War II began as Germany invaded Poland.
- September 2, 1945: World War II officially ended as Japan formally surrendered.
- September 11, 2001: Terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon took place.
- September 15, 2008: Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy, marking the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history and a key event in the global financial crisis.
The birthstones for September are the Sapphire and Lapis Lazuli.
- Sapphire: This gemstone is most desired in its pure, rich blue color but is present in almost every color including pink, yellow and green. Sapphires are believed to protect their wearers from envy and harm.
- Lapis Lazuli: This is a deep-blue metamorphic rock used as a semi-precious stone that has been prized since antiquity for its intense color.
September Zodiac Signs
- Virgo (The Virgin): August 23 – September 22. Virgos are known for being practical, sensible, and loyal. They make excellent friends and partners. Virgos are known for their strong sense of duty and reliability.
- Libra (The Scales): September 23 – October 22. Libras are known for their love of balance and harmony. They are fair-minded, social and diplomatic. Libras often find themselves in the role of the peacemaker.
Make the Most of This Month
Welcome to September! This month, let’s focus on setting achievable goals, connecting with others, and exploring new interests and hobbies. Each month offers a fresh start, and now is the perfect time to embrace the challenges and experiences that lie ahead.
Here are some tips to make the most of this month:
- Get started: Take the first step towards achieving your goals or trying something new. The hardest part is often starting, so don’t be afraid to take the plunge. Learn more about how to get started here.
- Set monthly goals: Establish clear and realistic goals for the month. Break them down into smaller weekly and daily tasks to help you stay organized and on track. You can learn more about setting goals here.
- Track your progress: Regularly monitor your progress towards your goals. Adjust your plans as needed and celebrate your accomplishments.
- Try new interests and hobbies: Step out of your comfort zone and explore new interests, hobbies, or activities. This could be anything from joining a sports team or taking up painting to learning a new language or instrument. To help you we have made a so complete list as we can of every hobby, interest and passion we could think of and also made a article to help you find, grow and live your passion.
- Attend events: Stay connected to your community by participating in events, workshops, or meetups that interest you. Celebrate your passions!
- Connect with others: Strengthen your relationships by reaching out to friends, family, and colleagues. Share your experiences, goals, achievements, and new hobbies from the month.
- Reflect on your growth: At the end of the month, take time to reflect on your personal growth, lessons learned, and any areas for improvement.
- Plan for the next month: As the month draws to a close, set new goals and priorities for the upcoming month.
Embrace the potential of September and make the most of the opportunities that come your way. Remember, each month is a new chapter in your life’s journey.
Talk of the Month
Welcome to our “Talk of the Month for September, 2023“! This is your space to share experiences, thoughts, and discoveries from the past month. Regardless of whether they’re big or small, personal or public, joyful or challenging – all stories are welcome here.
We’re eager to hear what stood out for you over the last month. What captivated your interest? What marked your days? From personal anecdotes to world events, let’s discuss the moments that defined our month.
Got ideas to make things better around here? New interests, cool events, or fun giveaways? We’re all ears and can’t wait to hear your suggestions