21st January

Jeff Koons born 1955 – so make a balloon dog


or a puppy made of flowers (we used scrunched up paper to make flowers and glued them to a dog shape).


Errol Barrow Day – Barrow was the Prime Minister who led Barbados to independence from UK. See .

Our Lady of Altagracia (Domenican Republic: try merengue or bachata; baseball; orange cakes (as the painting of the Lady of Altagracia disappeared and reappeared in an orange bush)



Quebec Flag Day

1643 Abel Tasman reaches the Tonga islands – see 4th June

National Hug Day


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