- 8-15 DecemberChanukkah, the Jewish feast.
- 19 December, ST Nicolai day, when all children receive gifts from Nicolai, according the tradition.
- 24 December is Christmas Eve, which is celebrated in the west according the Gregorian Calendar.
- Lutheran churches in Ukraine also celebrates this day.
- 26 December, school holidays. Hurray!!
- 31 December, New years Eve, all children receive their gifts from Father Frost, which is the Orthodox version of Santa Claus.
- 1 January, New Years day.
- 2 January Holiday.
- 7 January,The Othodox Christmas Eve, according the Julian Calendar
- 8 January, Ortodox Christmas day. a day of rest
- 14 January, The old New Year, as it was celebrated in old times. Also called the day of generosity.
With love to God and to children