Build a Remarkably Awesome Interactive Calendar With Python

About two years ago, when I first started teaching myself python, I really wanted an interactive calendar to display on my monitor. I ran across Python’s calendar module. I liked the look and size of the calendar, but it didn’t do anything but sit there. So, I continued my quest.

Like many of you, my first GUI package was Tkinter. I tried designing a calendar with it but became completely overwhelmed. I then learned that PyQt5 has a QCalendarWidget for building a calendar. At the time, I wanted something small and unobtrusive…