Spiritual Literacy Month A time to focus on all the ways we can read the world for sacred meanings, using clips from the Spir… Meaning
Beltane - May Day May Day celebrates the start of the bright half of the year. One of four main festivals of Celtic sp… Joy
Be Kind to Animals Week Things to do and think about during the annual week-long celebration of the important role animals p… Reverence
Birthday of Joanna Macy (PDP) A tribute to the eco-philosopher and Buddhist scholar. Connections
Children's Book Week May 2 - 8: An annual celebration of literature for children and teens. Imagination
Eid al-Fitr Breaking of the Fast, a holiday ending the month of Ramadan. Faith
Birthday of Pete Seeger (PDP) An overview of the life and legacy of Pete Seeger, a remarkable folk singer and social justice… Justice
Kent State Shootings Remembrance Day (PDP) Perspectives on the use of deadly force against protestors, in remembrance of those gunned dow… Unity
Birthday of Rabindranath Tagore Celebrating the life of the Bengali writer, painter, and musician, winner of the 1913 Nobel Prize in… Vision
Mother's Day: Honoring Our Many Mothers 10 suggestions to Honor All Our Mothers: for sons and daughters, for mothers, Mother Earth, Mother G… Nurturing
Birthday of Gary Snyder Lessons to learn from the poet about truly loving the planet. Reverence
Birthday of Daniel Berrigan (PDP) Celebrating the extraordinary life and ministry of Daniel Berrigan who walked his talk as one … Justice
Birthday of Bono (PDP) Recognizing the contributions and leadership style of the international lobbyist and rock star… Openness
Birthday of Stephen Colbert (PDP) Celebrating the comedian and Late Show host who keeps us sane in the face of jarring changes. Joy
Birthday of Studs Terkel (PDP) Honoring the life and times of America's greatest chronicler. Justice
Anniversary of Brown v Board of Education and the End of Segregated Schools (PDP) Noting a watershed event in American history and a spiritual practice to shed separation. Justice
Birthday of Rose Hawthorne Lathrop Remembering the compassion of an unsung pioneer in the hospice movement. Compassion
World Day for Cultural Diversity Celebrating the world’s cultures and issuing a challenge. Peace
Birthday of Mary Stevenson Cassatt Celebrating the birthday of the impressionist painter famous for her depictions of women and childre… Nurturing
Birthday of Margaret Fuller (PDP) Celebrating the great reformer who argued against the subjugation of women and slaves. Justice