Decoda Literacy Calendar

Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy Day takes place every January 27th to raise awareness about the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family.

Pink Shirt Day

Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness of bullying, as well as raise funds to support programs that foster children’s healthy self-esteem.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of Indigenous peoples.

Canadian Multiculturalism Day

Canadian Multiculturalism Day honours the many cultural communities that help build a strong and vibrant Canadian society.

Skills for Success Day

Skills for Success Day takes place each September to raise awareness about the key skills needed to succeed in learning, work and life.

Orange Shirt Day

The annual Orange Shirt Day on September 30th opens the door to global conversation on all aspects of Residential Schools.

Digital Citizen Day

Digital Citizen Day highlights that we are all digital citizens and that we all have the power to impact and improve our online spaces.

I Read Canadian Day

This is a day dedicated to ‘reading Canadian’ and will empower families, schools, libraries and organizations to host local activities and events within the week.

National Child Day

Canada has declared November 20th as National Child Day to celebrate the rights of children.