3   March         modified: March 1, 2020

March (
New!: Daylight Saving Time Begins, March Madness Final Four, St. Patrick’s Day, Spring Break, Open House of new homes, MLB Spring Training)

In March, usually there are no more sub-zero (F) temperatures in Minnesota. Spring is just around the corner for southern states while for northern states like Minnesota, spring arrives in May. March is not as cold as December, January and February although we usually have a lot of wet snow in March. Good news is that the sun gets higher and the days get longer even in northern states.

Late Feb. through March: It’s Maple Syrup time!  Letter 42  Maple sap harvesting season begins. This means ”It’s almost spring!”

New!  Beginning in 2007, most of the United States begin Daylight Saving Time (or Daylight Savings Time) at 2:00 a.m. on the second Sunday in March and revert to standard time on the first Sunday in November < http://webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/b.html >  “Spring forward, Fall back.

It's March Madness time, which means "Basketball!"
NCAA College Basketball (NCAA > Championships) "Final Four"  Letter  153, 46, 12

NBA & NHL regular season, and
NCAA College Hockey (NCAA > Championships) regular season are underway. 

Spring Training time!  MLB

Easter Sunday (March or April): Lent, which began on Ash Wednesday (Day after Mardi Gras), will be over on Holy Saturday. Around this time of the year, Churches are busy with many activities such as Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday), Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and Easter Sunday. Easter is one of the two most important holidays for Christians (The other one is Christmas): Jesus Christ's Birth (Christmas Day, December 25th), his Crucifixion (Easter – Good Friday) and Resurrection (Easter – Easter Sunday).  For more info on Easter, click here
St. Patrick's Day (0317)  “Wear Green”   

Around the end of March:  It's Spring Break Time!   “Yay!!!”

If you decided it's time to buy your home, then you’d better visit an open house to make your selection: Parade of Homes (Open House of New Homes) February to March for Minnesota --- Spring and Fall


Awards Season: Many Awards are given to “Entertainers of the Year” from January through March, such as Grammy Awards and Academy Awards: Oscars.

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