December Holidays & Fun DaysThe information and links have been set up to provide helpful and/or fun information; however, when you click on any of these links you will be leaving the Middletown Township Public Schools web site. The Middletown Township Public School District does not assume responsibility for content material posted on links beyond our site. Opinions expressed on those websites are those of the host site and do not reflect any official position on the part of The Middletown Township Public School District.December Holidays
Guadalupe Day (Mexico) - December 12 - (click here for more information)
Chanukah begins Sun. night, Dec. 2, 2018
and continues through Monday, December 10, 2018
Chanukah is the Jewish eight-day, wintertime “festival of lights,”
Friday, December 21
Christmas – December 25th
Brief History of Santa
Story of Christmas
from the Bible book of Luke
Kwanzaa - December 26th to January 1st
is based on the Nguzo Saba (seven guiding principles), one for each day of the observance.
Click on any of the links below for more information about this celebration of culture & heritage.
To find information about other special days in December - click here.
All of the information below has been copied from the website: http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/december.htm.
December Daily Holidays and Events:
3 Advent begins, date varies
4 Santas' List Day - we hope you are on the "Nice" list
9 International Children's Day - Second Sunday in December
12 Channukah - date varies
21 Humbug Day
21 Winter Solstice - the shortest day of the year, date varies
23 Festivus - for the rest of us
23 Roots Day
26 Boxing Day