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Reading Event to Celebrate Dr. Seuss

The SDSU Children’s Center hosts a read-in on Campanile Walkway on Friday, March 1.
Children's Center teacher Lee Ann Chavez reads to a group of preschoolers.
Children's Center teacher Lee Ann Chavez reads to a group of preschoolers.
San Diego State University will celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday on Friday, March 1, by participating in the National Education Association’s Read Across America.
 
The SDSU community is encouraged to bring a favorite book, blanket and friend to participate in this event that seeks to “raise a nation of readers.”
 
Get reading
 
The read-in takes place from 10 – 11 a.m., Friday, March 1, on the lawn of Campanile Walkway near Hepner Hall.
 
Hosted by the SDSU Children’s Center, a service of Associated Students of SDSU, the event will feature Aztecs of all ages reading books, including:
 
  • Preschoolers from the SDSU Children’s Center
  • Parents, including SDSU students, faculty and staff members
  • SDSU students
  • Volunteers from the SDSU Department of Child and Family Development and Pi Beta Phi sorority’s SDSU chapter

About Read Across America
 
The National Education Association is building a nation of readers through its signature program, NEA’s Read Across America. Now in its 16th year, this year-round program focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources.
 
For more information about Read Across America, visit the National Education Association website.

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