Staff Celebration Calendar

Annual holidays, Yale recognition events, and industry observances are great opportunities to recognize your staff members in meaningful and engaging ways. Throughout the year, use the calendar below to plan festivities to spark team spirit and show your appreciation.

November 2021

November 1 Daylight Savings Time ends
November 3

Election Day

November 10 International Accounting Day
November 8-14 National Nurse Practitioner Week
November 11 Veterans Day
November 13 World Kindness Day
November 15 National Pizza Day
November 25 Official Yale Holiday: Thanksgiving Day
November 26

Official Yale Holiday: Recess Day

December 2021

December 1 Day of Giving
December 4 National Cookie Day
December 5 International Volunteer Day
December 8 National Brownie Day
December 10/18
December 11 App Day
December 15

National Cupcake Day

December 18 WWN award nominations close/Hanukkah ends at sunset
December 23/30 Ugly Sweater Day
December 21 Winter Solstice/Crossword Puzzle Day
December 24 Official Yale Holiday: Recess Day
December 25 Official Yale Holiday: Christmas Day
December 26 Kwanza begins
December 28-31 Official Yale Holiday: Recess Day