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2016 Proclamations

January

  • USCG Cutter “Resolute” Day
  • Ashley Zhou Appreciation
  • Celebration of Year of Homeownership
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Founders Day
  • Rick Waltman, First Tee, Appreciation

February

  • American Heart Association Month
  • Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
  • Career & Technical Education Day
  • Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week
  • Localtopia Day
  • Mayor Don Jones Day

March

  • Florida Bicycle Month
  • Dr. Joel Marantz Appreciation
  • Junior League of St Petersburg Day
  • Newspaper in Education (NIE) Week
  • Procurement Month
  • Special Olympics Week
  • Sunlit Festival Day

April

  • All Children’s Johns Hopkins Announcement
  • Reverend Robert Vinson Installation Recognition
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Action Day
  • Earth Day
  • National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
  • Green Thumb Festival Weekend
  • Jackie Robinson Day
  • Kahwa Coffee Month
  • Landscape Architecture Month
  • National Equal Pay Day
  • Quaker Day
  • Service Recognition Day
  • Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) 17th Annual Sunblast
  • USF St Pete Student Government Day
  • Water Conservation Month
  • YMCA Tampa Bay’s Stand Against Racism Events Recognition

May

  • Building Safety Month
  • Buster Cooper Memorial Tribute
  • Drowning Awareness Month
  • Heart Gallery Fiesta on the Field Day
  • International AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day
  • Kids to Parks Day
  • Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS) Awareness Day
  • Mrs. Marijon Reed Retirement Recognition
  • Perinatal Mental Health Awareness Week
  • Small Business Week
  • St Petersburg High School IB Graduation
  • Sunken Gardens Forever Appreciation Month
  • Terry Tomalin Day

June

  • Gun Violence Awareness Day
  • Month of Ramadhan
  • Riviera United Methodist Church Day
  • Tampa Bay Restaurant Week
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

July

  • Gibbs HS Class of 1966 50th Reunion
  • Ronald R. Mason Memorial Tribute
  • National Parents’ Day
  • Scrubbin’ Da Burg Day
  • Sister Cities International 60th Anniversary Recognition
  • Tom James Day for 50th Anniversary with Raymond James

August

  • Sharon Welch Day
  • St Pete Festival (SPF16) Month

September

  • 9-11 Remember Honor Support First Responders Week
  • Creative Loafing Best of the Bay Month
  • Carefest Day
  • Diaper Need Awareness Week
  • Dystonia Awareness Month
  • Good With Me Day
  • Interfaith Week
  • Payroll Week
  • Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month
  • Peter Demens and the Two St. Petersburgs Month
  • Senior Center Month
  • Suicide Prevention Week
  • Universal Music Day
  • Youth 2 Youth March for Peace International Day of Peace

October

  • Ann Drakeford Day
  • Beats by the Bay Day
  • CASA Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • Disability Employment Awareness Day
  • Dysautonomia Awareness Month
  • Fire Prevention Week
  • Florida Native Plant Month
  • Keeping the Lights on After School Day
  • Manufacturing Month
  • Mental Illness Awareness Week
  • Planned Parenthood 100 Year Anniversary
  • Respiratory Care Week
  • Science Festival Day
  • SPIFFS St. Petersburg Folk Fair Days
  • Tampa Bay International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (TIGLFF) Day

November

  • Children Quest International (CQI) Missions Month
  • Coney Island Restaurant 90th Anniversary Day
  • Et Cultura Festival Week
  • Juvenile Welfare Board Day
  • LocalShops1 and Shopapalooza Festival Month
  • Mary Alice Lange HONNA Recognition
  • National Home Care Month
  • Small Business Saturday
  • St. Pete Sigmas Day
  • World Pancreatic Cancer Day

December

  • Johnnie B. Mack Day
  • Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day
  • Stand Up For Human Rights Day
  • World AIDS Day

2015

• "St Pete Restaurant Weekend" – Dec. 10th – 14th, 2015
• "Artz for Life Family Blessing Day" – Dec. 10th, 2015
• "Domestic Violence Survivors Remembrance Day" – Dec. 10th, 2015
• "AIDS Awareness Day" – Dec. 1st, 2015

• "Small Business Saturday" – November 28th, 2015
• "Parent Involvement Day" – November 19th, 2015
• "Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day" – November 13th, 2015

• "SPIFFS International Folk Fair Days " - October 29th - November 1st, 2015
• "Respiratory Care Week" - October 25th - October 31st, 2015
• "Disability Employment Awareness Day" – October 23rd, 2015
• "St. Petersburg Science Festival Day" – October 17th, 2015
• "Universal Music Day" - October 11th, 2015
• "Fire Prevention Week" - October 4th - October 10th, 2015
• "American Craft Week" - October 2nd - October 11th, 2015

• "Diaper Needs Awareness Week" - September 28th - October 4th, 2015
• "Pediatric Cancer Awareness Day " - September 25th, 2015
• "Carefest Week" - September 20th - 26th, 2015
• "Interfaith Week" - September 13th - 20th, 2015
• "St. Pete Electric Day on the Bay" - September 12th, 2015
• "Payroll Week" - September 1st - 8th, 2015
• "Best of the Bay Month " - September, 2015

• "Play Ball Month" - August, 2015
• "Social Security 80th Anniversary Celebration " - August 14th, 2015

• "National Day of Peru" - July 28th, 2015
• "Americans with Disabilities Act Day" – July 26th, 2015
• "National Parents Day Weekend" - July 25 and 26th, 2015
• "Parks and Recreation Month" - July, 2015

• "Men’s Health Week" – June 15th – 21st, 2015
• "Gun Violence Awareness Day"  – June 2nd, 2015
• "The Month of Ramadan" – June and July, 2015

• "Lupus Awareness Day" – May 10th, 2015
• "National Day of Prayer" – May 7th, 2015
• "Municipal Clerks Week" – May 3rd – 9th, 2015
• "Internal Audit Awareness Month" – May, 2015
• "Older Americans Month" – May, 2015
• "Building Safety Month" – May, 2015
• "Drowning Awareness Month" – May, 2015
• "ALS Awareness Month" – May, 2015

• "Window Film Day" – April 30th, 2015
• "Mahaffey Theater Week" – April 26th – May 2nd, 2015
• "Regatta Del Sol al Sol" – April 24th, 2015
• "Pinellas Technical College Day" – April 23rd, 2015
• "Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Day" – April 19th, 2015
• "Earth Day" – April 18th, 2015
• "Ronald McDonald House Day" – April 16th, 2015
• "Jackie Robinson Day" – April 15th, 2015
• "Equal Pay Day" – April 14th, 2015
• "Students Working Against Tobacco Day" – April 11th, 2015
• "Tampa Bay Rowdies Day" – April 11th, 2015
• "Water Conservation Month" – April, 2015
• "Fair Housing Month" – April, 2015
• "Donate Life Month" – April, 2015
• "Autism Awareness Month" – April, 2015

• "Take Stock in Children & St. Pete’s Promise Day" – March 24th, 2015
• "Surveyors & Mappers Week" – March 15th – 21st, 2015
• "Sunlit Festival Week" – March 7th – 15th, 2015
• "Specials Olympics Week" – March 7th – 14th, 2015
• "Purchasing Month" – March, 2015

• "Queen of Hearts Day" – February 28th, 2015
• "Southeastern Guide Dog Brittani Day" – February 17th, 2015
• "2-1-1 Day" – February 11th, 2015
• "Ruth’s Chris Steak House Day" – February 9th, 2015
• "Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week" – February 7th – 14th, 2015
• "Localtopia Day" – February 7th, 2015
• "American Heart Month" – February, 2015
• "Prodigy Cultural Arts Program" – February, 2015

• "Financial Fitness Fridays" – every Friday in January, 2015
• "Catholic Schools Week" – January 25th – 31st, 2015
• "America’s Martin Luther King, Jr. National Drum Major for Justice Parade" – January 19th, 2015
• "Interfaith Association’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Service Day" – January 18th, 2015

2014

• "Procurement and Supply Management" recognition
• "Postmaster – Stephanie Hartman" recognition
• "Green Thumb" – recognizing Arbor Day through Green Thumb Festival
• "Fox 13 Anchor John Wilson" recognition
• "Chief David H. DeKay" Recognition

• "Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day" – December 21st, 2014
• "World AIDS Awareness Day" – December 1st, 2014
• "Makers Day" – December 20th, 2014

• "Small Business Saturday" – November 29th, 2014
• "Historic Bethel AME Church Day" – November 16th, 2014
• "Florida Bookstore Day" – November 15th, 2014
• "Pinellas County SCORE 50th Anniversary Celebration" – November 6th, 2014
• "Blue Ocean Week" – November 2nd – 9th, 2014
• "Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month" – November, 2014
• "Alzheimer’s Awareness Month" – November, 2014
• "Adoption Awareness Month" – November, 2014

• "SPIFFS International Folk Fair Days" – October 30th – November 2nd, 2014
• "Disability Employment Awareness Day" – October 31st, 2014
• "World Stroke Day" – October 29th, 2014
• "Keeping the Lights on After School Day" – October 23rd, 2014
• "Friends of Libraries Week" – October 19th – 25th, 2014
• "Respiratory Care Week" – October 19th – 25th, 2014
• "St. Petersburg Science Festival Day" – October 18th, 2014
• "Project Search Day" – October 17th, 2014
• "Universal Music Day" – October 11th, 2014
• "Fire Prevention Week" – October 5th – 11th, 2014
• "Future Plans Day" – October 16th, 2014
• "Florida Manufacturing Day" – October 3rd, 2014
• "Raymond James Health and Wellness Month" – October, 2014
• "Head Start Awareness Month" – October, 2014
• "Domestic Violence Awareness Month" – October, 2014
• "Cyber Security Awareness Month" – October, 2014
• "Bullying Prevention Month" – October, 2014

• "Fall Prevention Day" – September 23rd, 2014
• "Carefest 2014 Week" – September 21st – 27th, 2014
• "International Day of Peace" – September 21st, 2014
• "Constitution Week" – September 17th – 23rd
• "Imagining La Florida Day" – September 16th, 2014
• "Sickle Cell Awareness Month" – September, 2014
• "Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Day" – September 6th, 2014 and "Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month" – September, 2014
• "Childhood Cancer Awareness Month" – September, 2014
• "Best of the Bay Month" – September, 2014

• "Job Corps Day" – August 22nd, 2014
• "Minority Business Development Week" – August 17th – 22nd, 2014
• "Florida Water Professionals Month" – August, 2014

• "Venture House Day" – July 27th, 2014
• "National Parent’s Day Weekend" – July 26th – 27th, 2014
• "Scrubbin’ Da’ Burg Day" – July 24th, 2014
• "Interfaith Week" – July 13th – 20th, 2014
• "Independents Week" – July 1st – 7th, 2014

• "Alpha Kappa Alpha Golden and Silver Celebration" – June 14th, 2014
• "Tampa Bay Restaurant Week" – June 12th- 22nd, 2014
• "Freedom to Marry Day" – June 12th, 2014
• "LGBT Pride Month" – June, 2014

• "Public Works Week" – May 18th – 24th, 2014
• "Paul Eppling Day" – May 8th, 2014
• "Give Day Tampa Bay" – May 6th, 2014
• "Equal Pay Day" – May 12th, 2014
• "National Nurses Week" – May 6th – 13th, 2014
• "Edie Windsor Day" – May 3rd, 2014 and "Equality Florida Month" – May, 2014
• "Lupus Awareness Day" – May, 2014
• "I Love the ‘Burg Month" – May, 2014
• "Drowning Awareness Month" – May, 2014
• "Civility Month" – May, 2014
• "Bike Month" – May, 2014 and "Bike to Work Week" – May 12th – 16th, 2014

• "St. Pete Promise Day" – April 29th, 2014
• "Vietnamese-American Heritage and Freedom Flag Day" – April 26th, 2014
• "Parental Alienation Day" – April 25th, 2014
• "Regatta Del Sol al Sol Day" – April 24th, 2014
• "Jungle Terrace Civic Association Day" – April 21st, 2014
• "Earth Day" – April 19th, 2014
• "National Library Week" – April 13th – 19th, 2014
• "Tampa Bay Rowdies Day" – April 12th, 2014
• "National Service Recognition Day" – April 1st, 2014
• "Water Conservation Month" – April, 2014
• "Fair Housing Month" – April, 2014
• "Landscape Architecture Month" – April, 2014
• "Administrative Professionals Day" – April 26th, 2014

• "Boys and Girls Club Week" – March 23rd – 29th, 2014
• "American Soldier Appreciation Day" – March 18th, 2014
• "Special Olympics Week" – March 8th – 15th, 2014
• "Men’s Health Forum" March 8th, 2014
• "Celebrating 100 Years of Spring Baseball" – Month of March, 2014
• "Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month" – March, 2014
• "Irish Heritage Month" – March, 2014

• "American Red Cross Month" – March, 2014
• "William Benjamin "Bill" Jackson Day" – February 23rd, 2014
• "Holocaust Education Day" – February 10th, 2014
• "Black History Month" – February, 2014
• "American Heart Month" – February, 2014

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