On Friday, March 1, libraries and schools will be participating in the 16th Annual Read Across America. This program focuses on building a nation of readers. There are programs throughout the country to motivate children and teens to pick up a book and read! Read Across America is held every year on the weekday closest to Dr. Seuss’s birthday, March 2.
For more information, check out the following websites:
NEA's Read Across America
Submitted by Vincent Solfronk
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
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