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Find date of 2nd Thursday of each month

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I need to calculate a date at the beginning of each month which represents the 2nd Thursday of that month.  How can I do that?
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Hi thoecherl;

This Linq query should give you what you need.
Dim today As DateTime = DateTime.Today
' Find the second thursday of the month
Dim secondThursday As DateTime = Enumerable.Range(8, 7) _
	.Select(Function(dayIdx) New DateTime(today.Year, today.Month, dayIdx)) _
	.Where(Function(theDate) theDate.DayOfWeek = DayOfWeek.Thursday) _
	.Single()

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Thank you.

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