Oh, the places you’ll go when you read!
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday and the National Education Association’s (NEA) Read Across America Day with the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) and millions of others at events and programs on Monday, March 2 and throughout the week.
On Monday, March 2, from 4-7 p.m., The Cat in the Hat and Pete the Cat will join participants at Park Plaza Mall, 6000 W. Markham Street, for crafts, reading, and fun. Events at branch libraries may be found below. All events are free and open to the public.
- Main Library
Dr. Seuss Storytime with Lupe Pena Valadez • Saturday, March 7 • 10:30 a.m.
- McMath Library
Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash • Monday, March 2 • 6:00 p.m.
- Terry Library
Dr. Seuss Family Night • Monday, March 2 • 6:30 p.m.
- Thompson Library
Dr. Seuss Family Night • Thursday, March 5 • 6:30 p.m.
- Children’s Library
Dr. Seuss on the Loose Party • Saturday, March 7 • 10:30 a.m.
NEA’s Read Across America Day, which celebrates Dr. Seuss’s birthday and the joys of reading, expects more than 45 million readers, both young and old, to pick up a book and read. The goal is to show America’s children the joy of reading and build a nation of readers.