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    Sunday june 16, 2024Fathers' Daycards/flowers
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    Friday july 12, 2024Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Monday august 19, 2024Summer holiday (end)School holidays
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    Friday october 4, 2024Fall holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Monday october 14, 2024Fall holiday (end)School holidays
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    Friday december 6, 2024Saint Nicholascards/flowers
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    Tuesday december 17, 2024Christmas holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Wednesday december 25, 2024Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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    Thursday december 26, 2024Boxing DayCatholic or protestant
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    Fathers' Day

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    Sunday june 16, 2024
    cards/flowers :

    Summer holiday (beginning)

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    Friday july 12, 2024
    School holidays :

    Summer holiday (end)

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    Monday august 19, 2024
    School holidays :

    Fall holiday (beginning)

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    Friday october 4, 2024
    School holidays :

    Fall holiday (end)

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    Monday october 14, 2024
    School holidays :

    Saint Nicholas

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    Friday december 6, 2024
    cards/flowers : A festival for children related to surviving legends of the saint, and particularly his reputation as a bringer of gifts.

    Christmas holiday (beginning)

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    Tuesday december 17, 2024
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    Christmas Day

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    Wednesday december 25, 2024
    Catholic or protestant : Since pre-historic times in Europe, festivities (bonfires, offrerings) were marking the beginning of longer hours of daylight with fires and ritual. The Roman festival of Saturnalia lasted several days in December (gambling and offerings). Germanic tribes also celebrated mid-winter (drinking and rituals). The Bulgarian (with Koleduvane) and the Polish (with Gwiazdka) perpetuate this tradition. Jesus of Nazareth was probably born in springtime (Reformists favour autumn). But in the 4th century, December 25th was chosen for the celebration of his birth by Pope Julius I (Bishop Liberus is also mentioned in 354 A.D.). Thus, a Christian element was introduced in the long-established mid-winter festivals. Before 1582, the Papal States and other Italian city states celebrated New Year’s Day on Christmas Day.

    Boxing Day

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    Thursday december 26, 2024
    Catholic or protestant :