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Upcoming Events
The water, science and engineering communities host numerous events throughout the year that celebrate water and the important role we all play in keeping it safe. Click on the events listed below to learn more and join us in the celebrations!

Engineers Week:
February 19-25, 2017


Engineers Week: February 19-25, 2017

Celebrate how engineers make a difference.

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National Groundwater Awareness Week:
March 5-11, 2017

National Groundwater Awareness Week: March 5-11, 2017

Spotlight on one of the world’s most important resources— groundwater.

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World Plumbing Day:
March 11, 2017


World Plumbing Day:
March 11, 2017

Focus on plumbing, which is vital to global health.

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Fix a Leak Week:
March 20-26, 2017


Fix a Leak Week:
March 20-26, 2017

Learn to find and fix household leaks.

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World Water Day:
March 22, 2017


World Water Day:
March 22, 2017

Bringing awareness to the global water crisis.

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Earth Hour:
March 25, 2017


Earth Hour:
March 25, 2017

Lights-off event raising awareness about climate change.

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Global Day of the Engineer:
April 5, 2017


Global Day of the Engineer: April 5, 2017

Celebrate how engineers make a difference.

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Earth Day:
April 22, 2017


Earth Day:
April 22, 2017

Demonstrate support for environmental protection.

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Drinking Water Week:
May 7-13, 2017


Drinking Water Week:
May 7-13, 2017

Celebrate the importance of drinking water to everyday life.

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Infrastructure Week:
May 15-19, 2017


Infrastructure Week:
May 15-19, 2017

Elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting all Americans.

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Smart Irrigation Month:
July 2017


Smart Irrigation Month:
July 2017

Increase awareness of the value of water use.

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National Water Quality
Month: August 2017


National Water Quality
Month: August 2017

Protect sources of fresh water.



World Water Week:
August 27-Sept 1, 2017


World Water Week:
August 27-Sept 1, 2017

Annual focal point for the globe’s water issues.

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National Preparedness
Month: September 2017


National Preparedness
Month: September 2017

Make a plan and know what to do during an emergency.

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Protect Your Groundwater Day: September 5, 2017


Protect Your Groundwater Day:
September 5, 2017

Protect one of the most important natural resources, groundwater.

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National Coffee Day:
September 29, 2017


National Coffee Day:
September 29, 2017

No water, no coffee.



Imagine a Day Without Water: October 12, 2017


Imagine a Day Without Water:
October 12, 2017

A day to recognize the value of water.

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World Standards Day: October 14, 2017


World Standards Day:
October 14, 2017

Pay tribute to those who develop the technical agreements that are international standards.

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National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week:
October TBD, 2017

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week:
October TBD, 2017

Raising awareness about lead poisoning and how to prevent it.

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World Toilet Day:
November 19, 2017


World Toilet Day:
November 19, 2017

Drawing global attention to the sanitation crisis.

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