October 2022 Calendar

October 2022 Calendar

October

“The sweet calm sunshine of October, now warms the low spot, upon its grassy mold. The purple oak-leaf falls, the birchen bough drops its bright spoil like arrow-heads of gold.”              — William Cullen Bryant

Indicates link to related article

1

SAT

Organize and stock mudroom with coats, mitts, gloves, scarves and boots

2

SUN

Rake leaves and mulch garden beds with leaf mold

3

MON

4

TUE

Yom Kippur

5

WED

Test snowblowers and bring out shovels

6

THU

Wrap base of small, outdoor trees with tarps to protect against winter damage and rodents

7

FRI

8

SAT

Mawlid Un Nabi

10

MON

Thanksgiving (CAN)

11

TUE

Feed and seed your lawn

12

WED

13

THU

14

FRI

Vacuum radiators, baseboard heaters and heating grates

15

SAT

16

SUN

Shut off exterior faucets to prevent frozen pipes

17

MON

18

TUE

Make Fengli Chicken using the last of the annual kitchen herbs.

19

WED

In cold frames, plant garlic, broccoli, turnips, cauliflower, cabbage, brussels sprout, kale and swiss chard

20

THU

Mound up soil around the base of roses for extra winter protection

21

FRI

22

SAT

Make Cinnamon Buñuelo Chips for the cookie jar

23

SUN

Turn your compost bin one last time, before the first frost

24

MON

25

TUE

Pot amaryllis bulbs for holiday blooming

26

WED

Replace furnace air filters

27

THU

28

FRI

29

SAT

Winterize outdoor fountains and ponds

30

SUN

Carve jack-o-lanterns

31

MON

Halloween 

SUNDAY

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

1

Organize and stock mudroom with coats, mitts, gloves, scarves and boots

2

Rake leaves and mulch garden beds with leaf mold

3

4

Yom Kippur

5

Test snowblowers and bring out shovels

6

Wrap base of small, outdoor trees with tarps to protect against winter damage and rodents

7

8

Mawlid Un Nabi

10

Thanksgiving (CAN)

11

Feed and seed your lawn

12

14

Vacuum radiators, baseboard heaters and heating grates

15

16

Shut off exterior faucets to prevent frozen pipes

17

18

Make Fengli Chicken using the last of the annual kitchen herbs.

19

In cold frames, plant garlic, broccoli, turnips, cauliflower, cabbage and kale

20

Mound up soil around the base of roses for extra winter protection

21

22

Make Cinnamon Buñuelo Chips for the cookie jar

23

Turn your compost bin one last time, before the first frost

24

25

Pot amaryllis bulbs for holiday blooming

26

Replace furnace air filters

27

28

29

Winterize outdoor fountains and Ponds

30

Carve jack-o-lanterns

31

Halloween