January---named after Janus--God of the door-
way. January is the door to the new year.
This is the first year in the Julian and Greg-
One of the seven months with 31 days.
It is the coldest month in the Northern
The birthstone--Garnet. It comes from
the Latin word "granatus," meaning
"grain" or "seed." It also could resemble
the seeds of a pomegranate.
Flower--Carnation. Can mean love,
fascination and distinction.
Zodiac sign--Capricorn. Stable, trust-
worthy, persistent, ambitious and patient.
January is National Hobby and Soup Month.
Holidays this month:
1st--New Year's Day
18th--Dr. Martin Luther King's
birthday celebrated (this year).
Festival of Sleep Day
Peculiar People Day
National Dress up your
Winnie the Pooh Day
National Popcorn Day
National Hugging Day
2-Boo Boo Bear (Yogi's friend)
6-Joan of Arc
13-Rubbie Duckie (Ernie's friend)
15-Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
18-A. A. Milne
23-Princess Caroline of Monaco
Were you born in January??
~Keep on Dreaming~