I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air.—Nathaniel Hawthorne


Autumn Nature Table
Apple Picking
Dyeing Silks with Marigold Flowers

Feasts, Festivals, and Holydays

(Equinox—September 22)

Michaelmas—September 29

St. Francis—October 4

Hallowe’en—October 31

All Saints Day—November 1

All Souls Day—November 2

Martinmas—November 11


St. Nicholas—December 6

Conception of BVM—December 8

St. Lucy—December 13