Important Dates

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

September 1 – Update your club roster throughout the year
September 1 – Kiwanis International Office closed at noon E.D.T.
September 4 – Kiwanis International Office closed 
September 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
September 10–16 – Youth Protection Week
September 15–17 – Aktion Club regional TLC in Hillsdale, MI, USA
September 16 – Worldwide Day of Play
September 16 – Day for Kids
September 21 – International Day of Peace
September 30 – Due date for receipt of new Kiwanis club member adds for inclusion in the current administrative year

OCTOBER 2017

October 1 – Kiwanis New Year
October 1 – Kiwanis Children’s Fund club grant program announced
October 2 – Child Health Day
October 10 – Due date for receipt of deletions of Kiwanis club members for which clubs do not wish to pay annual dues in the new year
October 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
October 28 – Kiwanis One Day and Make a Difference Day
October 31 – Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF

NOVEMBER 2017

November 3 – Advisor Appreciation Day
November 3 – World Kindness Day
November 6–10 – Key Club Week
November 10–12 – Aktion Club regional TLC in Starke, FL
November 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
November 11 – Veterans Day/Remembrance Day
November 16 – World Prematurity Day
November 23 – Thanksgiving (U.S. holiday)
November 23–24 – Kiwanis International Office closed
November 27 – Cyber Monday - Check out the Kiwanis Store for sales!
November 28 – Giving Tuesday: Kiwanis Children’s Fund
November 30 – Kiwanis dues payments due to Kiwanis
November 30 – K-Kids and Builders Club renewal fees are due
November 30 – CKI, Key Club and Aktion Club dues payments due to Kiwanis

DECEMBER 2017

December 1 – Prior year monthly and annual Kiwanis club reporting due
December 1 – Kiwanis Children’s Fund scholarship applications available online
December 3 – Make a Gift Day
December 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
December 25–January 1 – Kiwanis International office closed
December 31 – New Year’s Eve
December 31 – Year-end gifts to Kiwanis Children’s Fund due

JANUARY 2018

January 1 – Kiwanis International Office closed
January 1 – Club elections begin to take place
January 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
January 21 – Kiwanis’ 103rd birthday

FEBRUARY 2018

February 2: National Wear Red Day
February 8 – Boy Scout Day
February 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
February 14 – Valentine’s Day
February 15 – Kiwanis club 990 filings due to IRS
February 16 – World Read Aloud Day
February 17 – Random Acts of Kindness Day

MARCH 2018

March 2 – Read Across America Day
TBD – IHOP® National Pancake Day
March 8 – International Women’s Day
March 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
March 8–10 – Kiwanis Asia-Pacific Convention, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
March 12 – Start Daylight Savings Time where that is effective
March 12 – National Girl Scout Day
March 15 – Absolutely Incredible Kid Day
March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day
March 22 – World Water Day
March 30 – Kiwanis International Office closed

APRIL 2018

April 2–8 – Circle K International Service Week
April 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
April 15–22, 2017 – National Volunteer Week
April 26–27 – Kiwanis International-European Federation Convention, Braveno, Italy
April 26 – Bring Your Kids to Work Day
April 30 – Delegate submission deadline for Kiwanis International Convention

MAY 2018

May 5 – Cinco de Mayo
May 8 – Teacher Appreciation Day (Teacher Appreciation Week is May 7-11)
May 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
May 28 – Kiwanis International Office closed (Memorial Day)

JUNE 2018

June 1 – 2017–18 club officers to be reported in secretary dashboard
June 1 – Say Something Nice Day
June 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
June 28–July 1 – Kiwanis International Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada

JULY 2018

July 4 – Kiwanis International Office closed
July 4–8 – Key Club and Circle K International Convention in Chicago, IL
July 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
July 27 – Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day

AUGUST 2018

August 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
August 31 – Kiwanis International Office closed after noon E.D.T.

SEPTEMBER 2018

September 3 – Kiwanis International Office closed
TBD – Worldwide Day of Play (Nickelodeon)
September 15 – Day for Kids (Boys & Girls Club of America)
September 9–15 – Youth Protection Week
September 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
September 21 – International Day of Peace (JCI)

OCTOBER 2018

October 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)

NOVEMBER 2018

November 3 – World Kindness Day
November 5 – Daylight Savings Time ends (where applicable)
November 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
November 22–23 – Kiwanis International Office closed

DECEMBER 2018

December 3 – Make a Gift Day
December 10 – Club monthly report due (Club secretaries)
December 25–January 1 – Kiwanis International Office closed