February

February 1 – Freedom Day

February 2 – Sled Dog Day

February 3 – Carrot Cake Day

February 4 – Homemade Soup Day

Silly Soup Ingredients

  • Big pot or bowl
  • Food coloring
  • Sprinkles
  • Glitter
  • Spices
  • Small pasta pieces
  •  Butter
  •  Sugar
  •  Anything of your choice

February 5 – Western Monarch Day

February 6 – Lace Day

  • Pieces of lace to tie to objects to direct a follow the lace hide-and-seek-game

February 7 – Popcorn Day

  • White girls socks
  • A large bag of cotton balls
  • Towel or small blanket

February 8 – Opera Day

February 9 – Pizza Day

February 10 – Library Lovers Day

Thursday, February 11 – Make a Friend Day

  • Printable Friendship Tag, available here and on blog post
  • Mason jar, canning jar, or recycled jar from home
  • Hot Chocolate mix
  • Mini marshmallows
  • Chocolate chips
  • 8 x 8 piece of cloth
  • String, shoelace, ribbon or some other tie

Friday, February 12 – Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

  • Cereal Box (large, empty), cardboard, or poster board
  • Black chalkboard paint
  • Paint brush
  • Hot glue gun or extra-strength glue
  • Mounting squares

Saturday, February 13 – Radio Day

  • Cube tissue box (empty) OR Pasta box with cellophane window (penne size or larger)
  • Printable Radio Face Templates, available here and from post
  • Hot glue gun or extra-strength glue
  • Tape
  • 1 Chopstick
  • Paint (color of your choice)
  • Paint Brush
  • Foil

Sunday, February 14 – Frederick Douglass Day

Monday, February 15 – Susan B. Anthony Day

Tuesday, February 16 – Innovation Day

Wednesday, February 17 – Random Acts of Kindness Day

Thursday, February 18 – National Battery Day

Friday, February 19 – Bird Feeding Day

  • Pinecone
  • Vegetable shortening
  • Birdseed
  • String

Saturday, February 20 – National Cherry Pie Day

Sunday, February 21 – International Mother Language Day

  • Printable Rabbit Puppet Template, available here and on the blog post
  • Paper lunch bag
  • Cotton ball
  • Markers, crayons, or colored pencils

February 23 – National Dog Biscuit Day

  • Buckwheat flour
  • Powdered milk
  • Eggs
  • Dog bone shaped cookie cutter or any other shape

February 24 – National Tortilla Chip Day

  • Flour tortillas
  • Cinnamon
  • Sugar

February 25 – National Chili Day

February 26 – National Tell a Fairy Tale Day

  • Small wooden box, available at craft stores
  • Gold acrylic craft paint
  • Craft gems
  • Paint brush
  • Hot glue gun or strong glue

February 27 – International Polar Bear Day

To Make a Scarf:

  • 1 Strip of blue fleece 4 ½ feet long x 7 inches wide       
  • Pieces of white, black, blue, and purple fleece
  • Fabric glue

To Make a Banner:

  • 1 Piece of blue scrapbooking paper for a banner
  • Pieces of white, black, blue, and purple scrapbooking paper
  • Scissors
  • String or twine
  • Crafting glue

February 28 – Tooth Fairy Day

February 29 – Haiku Day

  • Fleece or felt in your favorite color
  • Buttons of different colors and/or styles
  • Pony beads in various colors
  • Fabric or strong glue