Harvest Moon tonight!, October flowers, weather forecast

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, October 1, 2020

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A harvest Moon!
And on the mats—
Shadows of pine boughs.

–Takarai Kikaku (1661–1707)

 

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Full Moons for October 2020
Harvest Moon Tonight!

Full Moons for October 2020
October has two full Moons this year: the full Harvest Moon on October 1 and the full Hunter’s Moon on the 31st—Halloween! Learn more about these two special full Moons. 

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Long-Range Weather Forecast
November Forecast Added!

Long-Range Weather Forecast
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The Month of October 2020: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
October Happenings

The Month of October 2020: Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore
In October, autumn comes into full swing. Let’s get in the mood! Learn why it’s called October, what’s happening this month, October gardening tasks, the fall baking season, the full Harvest and Hunter’s Moons, folklore, and more!

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October Birth Flowers
October's Flowers

October Birth Flowers
Both of the October birth flowers—marigolds and cosmos—are colorful annuals that thrive in full sun. Learn the symbolism behind each flower!

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2021 Engagement Calendar

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October Birthstone: Color and Meaning
October's Gem

October Birthstone: Color and Meaning
The October birthstone, the opal, symbolizes faithfulness and confidence. The word comes from the Latin opalus, meaning “precious jewel,” and from the Greek word opallios, meaning “to see a change in color.” Discover more about this...

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