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SUNDAY: Daytona 500 kicks off NASCAR season at 2:30pm ET on FOX.

NBA All-Star game at 7pm ET on TNT & TBS.

MONDAY: Presidents Day, an American holiday honoring all presidents, but particularly our first, George Washington.

In Miami, President Trump will give a speech supporting Venezuela’s National Assembly President Juan Guaidó as a U.S. military aircraft with food & supplies arrived over the weekend, stepping up pressure to oust President Nicolás Maduro.

U.S. will meet with Taliban negotiators to resume talks on a peace deal in Afghanistan.

TUESDAY: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (85) is expected to return to the high court for the first time since having cancerous lung growths removed in December.

2019’s biggest supermoon, when the moon is as close as it ever gets to Earth. You may also hear it called a “super snow moon” which just means it happens in the month of February, America’s snowiest month.

WEDNESDAY: Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz (32), Europe’s youngest head of government, visits the White House & is expected to discuss migration and geopolitical tensions with President Trump.

Samsung set to unveil its 10th anniversary flagship phone lineup and showing off a fully functional foldable-screen handset.

THURSDAY:  Catholic bishops from around the world will join Pope Francis at the Vatican for a 4-day meeting starting today to discuss the sexual abuse scandals.

Major League Baseball’s Spring Training officially begins.

FRIDAY: National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend kicks off.

National Margarita Day.

SATURDAY: Nigeria presidential elections, postponed last Saturday due to unspecified “challenges”, will be held.