Tuesday, March 2nd, the Capital District YMCAs North Albany branch
will join millions of their peers across the country to celebrate the twelfth
annual National Education Association's (NEA) Read Across America
NEA's Read Across America Day, which falls on or around Dr.
Seuss's birthday, expects more than 45 million readers, both young and old, to
pick up a book and read.
honor the good doctor and celebrate the fun and value of reading, the Capital
District YMCA is asking you to join the NEA and many of America's leading
literacy, youth, and civic groups in bringing a nation of readers together under
one hat-the red and white stovepipe made famous by the Cat in the Hat-for a
flurry (or furry) of reading excitement!
Capital District YMCA – North Albany
Branch616 North Pearl
St., Albany, NY
Reading of Dr. Seuss’s
Green Eggs and Ham by
Executive Director, Orville Abrahams to the 4 year old
class at the
North Albany YMCA
Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at
goal is to show America's children the joy of
reading-on March 2 and every day. For more information NEA's Read Across
America, visit www.nea.org/readacross and learn of
other reading celebrations that are happening from coast to coast.
Check back on Wednesday for Photos from the event.