“I saw the lovely arch Of rainbow span the sky, The gold sun burning As the rain swept by.”

– Elizabeth Coatsworth, November

Interesting Facts

  • November is Adoption Awareness Month.
  • November 1st, 1512 Michelangelo’s paintings on ceiling of Sistine Chapel in Vatican, Italy were first exhibited. He started the work in 1508.
  • November 14th, 1889 New York World reporter Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Cochrane) began her attempt to duplicate the literary journey of Jules Verne’s Phileas Fogg by traveling around world in less than 80 days. She succeeded, finishing the trip in January in 72 days and 6 hours.
  • Birthstone: Topaz.
  • Flower of the Month: Chrysanthemum.
  • Zodiac Signs: Scorpio, Sagittarius.

Also in November

NOV 4 Daylight Savings Ends
NOV 11 Veteran’s Day
NOV 22 Thanksgiving Day

 

 

 

May you celebrate your blessings with those you love this month.

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