Movable November Events
• Solstice: (called the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and the summer solstice in the Southern Hemisphere) occurs on dates varying from December 20 to December 22 (in UTC).
• Fukuoka Marathon: The Fukuoka International Open Marathon Championship (福岡国際マラソン, Fukuoka Kokusai Marason?), held in Fukuoka, Japan, is a prominent international marathon race established in 1947. It is usually held on the first Sunday in December.
• Honolulu Marathon: The Honolulu Marathon is the world's sixth largest marathon. It takes place annually in Honolulu, Hawaii on the second Sunday in December.
• Human Rights Day and Human Rights Week (December 10 and week beginning of) pp
• Lover's Fair - in Belgium - (first thursday)
• Festival of Trees begins - in Topeka, Kansas - (first thursday)
• Klopfelnachte - in Germany - (thursday before Christmas)
• Apple Pie Day - at Winchester College - (thursday after the 1st Tuesday)
• Army & Navy Union Day - in Massachusetts - (2nd Saturday)
• California Kiwifruit Day - (1st Day of Winter)
• Nuts Fair - in Belgium - (3rd Monday in December)
• Underdog Day (3rd Friday in December)
"December is the month with the shortest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and the longest daylight hours of the year in the Southern Hemisphere."
"December starts on the same day of the week as September."