What is unique about the month of November? November’s full Moon is traditionally called the Beaver Moon. Why this name? In the Colonial Era, this was the month to set one’s beaver traps before the swamps froze and beavers retired to their lodges, to ensure a supply of warm winter furs. In 2021, November’s full Moon occurs on Friday, November 19, at 3:59 A.M.
What fun things happen in November?
- 01 of 30. Nov. 1: World Vegan Day.
- 02 of 30. Nov. 2: Deviled Egg Day.
- 03 of 30. Nov. 3: Sandwich Day.
- 04 of 30. Nov. 4: National Candy Day.
- 05 of 30. Nov. 5: National Doughnut Appreciation Day.
- 06 of 30. Nov. 6: National Nachos Day.
- 07 of 30. Nov. 7: Hug a Bear Day.
- 08 of 30. Nov.
What is November the awareness month of? In November we’re raising awareness about diabetes, lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and antibiotic resistance.
What does the name November mean? November derives from the Latin root novem- meaning “nine,” because in the Roman calendar there were only 10 months in the year, and November was indeed the ninth month.