2024 Proclamations, Lighting Requests and Flag Raisings

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​Name of Request
​Observation Date
​Type of Request
Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day
​January 26, 2024
​Proclamtion - January 26, 2024
​International Holocaust Remembrance Day
​January 27, 2024
​Proclamation - January 27, 2024 
Lighting (Yellow) - January 26, 2024 
Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome Awareness Day
​January 28, 2024
​Lighting (Purple) - January 29, 2024
​World Optimist Day
​February 1, 2024
​Proclamation - February 1, 2024
Flag Raising - January 31, 2024
​Black History Month
​February 2024
​Proclamation - February 1 - 29, 2024 
Flag Raising - February 1 - 29, 2024
Lighting (Yellow and Green) - February 9, 2024 
​211 Day
​February 11, 2024
​Proclamation - February 11, 2024 
Lighting (Red) - February 12, 2024
​Sexual Health Week
​February 12, 2024
​Lighting (Green) - February 13, 2024
​International Angelman Syndrome Day
​February 15, 2024
​Lighting (Blue) February 15, 2024
​World Thinking Day
​February 22, 2024
​Lighting (Blue) - February 22, 2024
​Rare Disease Day
​February 29, 2024
​Lighting (Blue) - February 29, 2024
​March is Easter Seals Month
​March 1 - 31, 2024
​Proclamation - MArch 1 - 31, 2024
​Amyloidosis Awareness Month
​March 1 - 31, 2024
​Proclamation - March 1 - 31, 2024
Lighting (Red) - March 15, 2024
​Epilepsy Awareness Month and Purple Day
​March 1 - 31, 2024
​Proclamation - March 1 - 31, 2024
Lighting (Purple) - March 26, 2024 (Purple Day)
Flag Raising - March 20 - 27, 2024
​Global Lymphedema Day
​March 6, 2024
​Lighting (Teal) - March 6, 2024
​Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood Awareness Month
​March 21, 2024
​Lighting - March 21, 2024 (blue)
​World Down Syndrome Day
​March 21, 2024
​Proclamation - March 21, 2024
Lighting - March 21, 2024 (blue)
Flag Raising - March 19, 2024
​National Poison Prevention Week
​March 22, 2024
​Lighting - March 22, 2024 (Yellow)
​World Tuberculosis (TB) Day
​March 24 and 25, 2024
​Proclamation - March 24 and 25, 2024
Lighting - March 25, 2024 (red)
​Royal Canadian Air Force Centennial
​April 1, 2024
​Proclamation - April 1, 2024
Lighting - April 1, 2024
​World Autism Day
​April 2, 2024
​Proclamation - April 2, 2024
Flag Raising - April 2 to 9, 2024
​Dental Hygienists Week
​April 4 - 10, 2024
​April 4, 2024
​Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month
​April 5, 2024
​Lighting - April 5, 2024 (periwinkle / purple)
​Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Month
​April 8, 2024
​Lighting - April 8, 2024 (yellow)
​World Parkinson's Awareness Day
​April 11, 2024
​Lighting - April 11, 2024 (blue)
​World Hemophilia Day
​April 17, 2024
​Lighting - April 17, 2024
Flag Raising - April 17, 2024
​Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Day
​April 19, 2024
​Proclamation - April 19, 2024
Lighting - April 19, 2024 (pink)
​Spanish Language Day
​April 23, 2024
​Proclamation - April 23, 2024
​Canadian Fertility Awareness Week
​April 25, 2024
​Lighting - April 25, 2024
​Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy Awareness Month​May 2024
​Proclamation - May 2024
​May is Community Living Month
​May 1, 2024
​Lighting - May 1, 2024 (blue and green)
​Rotary Club of Newmarket 40th Anniversary
​May 1, 2024
​Flag Raising - May 1, 2024
​World Maternal Mental Health Day
​May 1, 2024
​Proclamation - May 1, 2024
​Guillain Barre Syndrome and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuriphathy (CDP) Awareness Month
​May 3, 2024
​Lighting - May 3, 2024 (blue)
​Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Awareness Day
​May 9, 2024
​Lighting - May 9, 2024 (yellow)
​World Lupus Day
​May 10, 2024
​Proclamation - May 10, 2024
​Lupus Awareness Day
​May 10, 2024
​Lighting - May 10, 2024
​Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
​May 12, 2024
​Proclamation - May 12, 2024
Lighting - May 13, 2024 (purple)
International Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS) Awareness Day
​May 15, 2024
​Proclamation - May 15, 2024
Lighting - May 15, 2024 (blue)
​Global Porphyria Awareness Day
​May 17, 2024
​Lighting - May 17, 2024 (purple)
​Food Allergy Awareness Month
​May 20, 2024
​Lighting - May 20, 2024 (teal)
​World Menstrual Health Day 2024
​May 28, 2024
​Lighting - May 28, 2024 (red)
​Pride Month
​June 2024
​Proclamation - June, 2024
Flag Raising - June 3 and 4, June 13 to June 18 to June 30, 2024
Lighting - June 1, 14, and 15, 2024 (rainbow)
​Brain Injury Awareness Month
​June 2024
​Proclamation - June, 2024
​Deafblind Awareness Month
​June 2024
​Proclamation - June 2024
Lighting - June 3, 2024 (white)
​June is Seniors Month- A Celebration of Seniors
​June 5 to 12, 2024
​Flag Raising - June 5 to 12, 2024
​NWMRKTproud​June 3, 2024
​Proclamation - June 3, 2024
​World Sickle Cell Awareness Day and Ontario Sickle Cell Awareness Day
​June 19, 2024
​Proclamation - June 19, 2024
Lighting - June 19, 2024 (red)
​World Kidney Cancer Day
​June 20, 2024
​Lighting - June 20, 2024 (green)
​Canadian Paralympic Team and 50 Days to the Paralympic Games
​July 9, 2024
​Lighting - July 9, 2024 (red)