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May 2020 Calendar
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How do I print a calendar for May 2020?
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What are the moon phases in May 2020?
Moon Phases Calendar for May 2020:
- Full Moon on Thursday, May 7.
- Last Quarter on Thursday, May 14.
- New Moon on Friday, May 22.
- First Quarter on Friday, May 29.
The Month of May in United States
The month of May holds many exciting surprises!
May is the fifth month, has 31 days, and it’s the gorgeous month of flowers. Even better, the month rekindles a passion for those who pursue success and love. And this is just but the tip of the iceberg.
Named after Maia, the famous Greek goddess of fertility, the month of May is simply inspirational. It signifies the onset of spring in the Northern hemisphere that brings in the luxury of budding flowers and exceptional beauty.
Late May is considered a transitional moment. It typically signifies the start of summer in the United States.
Naming May – Maia’s Month
The other names for the month of May are:
- Maius – Old English
- Maius mensis (month of Maia)- Latin name
- Mai – Old French
The month embodies the concept of growth. It simply is the best time of the year for you to assess progress as it comes just before June which is the midyear month.
History of May
Before the introduction of January and February into the calendar, May was the third month in the Roman calendar. On the other hand, the Julian and the Gregorian calendar has the month of May as the fifth month of the year.
The month has 31 days. Therefore, it is third of the seven months that have the longest number of days in a month.
Surprisingly, the month of May does not begin or end on a similar day as any day of the other months.
And when it comes to seasons, the southern hemisphere is experiencing fall during the month of May. However, the northern hemisphere is buzzing with activities and blooms in different colors as it is springtime.
A printable calendar is ideal for such a time as it will help you not to miss the special moments.
Although May is considered not the best month to get married, those in love have something to smile about. This is because emerald which represents success and love is the birthstone for May.
Besides, the heart-warming Crataegus monogyna and the graceful Lily of the valley are its birth flowers.
What are the holidays in May 2020?
|May 1||Friday||Kentucky Oaks 2020|
|May 1||Friday||Law Day 2020|
|May 1||Friday||Loyalty Day 2020|
|May 1||Friday||Lei Day 2020|
|May 2||Saturday||Kentucky Derby 2020|
|May 2||Saturday||National Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Day 2020|
|May 4||Monday||Kent State Shootings Remembrance 2020|
|May 4||Monday||Rhode Island Independence Day 2020|
|May 5||Tuesday||Cinco de Mayo 2020|
|May 6||Wednesday||National Nurses Day 2020|
|May 7||Thursday||National Day of Prayer 2020|
|May 8||Friday||Truman Day 2020|
|May 8||Friday||Victory in Europe Day 2020|
|May 8||Friday||Military Spouse Appreciation Day 2020|
|May 10||Sunday||Mother’s Day 2020|
|May 10||Sunday||Confederate Memorial Day 2020|
|May 11||Monday||Confederate Memorial Day observed 2020|
|May 12||Tuesday||Lag BaOmer 2020|
|May 12||Tuesday||Primary Election Day 2020|
|May 15||Friday||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2020|
|May 15||Friday||National Defense Transportation Day 2020|
|May 16||Saturday||Armed Forces Day 2020|
|May 16||Saturday||Preakness Stakes 2020|
|May 19||Tuesday||Lailat al-Qadr 2020|
|May 20||Wednesday||Emergency Medical Services for Children Day 2020|
|May 21||Thursday||Ascension Day 2020|
|May 22||Friday||National Maritime Day 2020|
|May 22||Friday||Harvey Milk Day 2020|
|May 24||Sunday||Eid al-Fitr 2020|
|May 25||Monday||Memorial Day 2020|
|May 25||Monday||Jefferson Davis’ Birthday 2020|
|May 25||Monday||National Missing Children’s Day 2020|
|May 29||Friday||Shavuot 2020|
|May 31||Sunday||Pentecost 2020|
Mother’s Day in the United States
All that you are, or hope to be, you owe it to your mother, right?
Well, if these words are true to you then you won’t want to miss a Mother’s day. Mother’s Day 2020 is on Sunday, May 10. Simply put, Mother’s day is the day for honoring motherhood.
Mother’s day dates back to 1908 when it was first celebrated in Grafton. Ann Reeves Jarvis started this day with a goal to teach women on how to best care for their children.
It was quickly adopted by many states and churches. Mother’s day was officially made a State Holiday by President Woodrow Wilson.
Memorial Day in the United States
Lest we forget that freedom is not free, Memorial Day comes on the last Monday of May each year. Memorial Day is held in commemoration of all the war heroes who laid down their lives for the sake of the country.
Memorial Day 2020 is on Monday, May 25. You can choose to take your loved ones to community events such as State organized parades. As a result, having a printable calendar will help you to keep track of this event each year.
For all the important holidays as well as religious observance in the month of May, print or download May 2020 calendar templates. You can print these calendar templates and share it with your loved ones, schools, clubs, or even organization.
Simply put, the downloadable and printable calendar templates are the best means to keep track of all the major events in your life.