Read Across America
March 03, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Note: Due to snow forecasted for Monday, the Read Across America story hour has been rescheduled for Friday, March 7th, from 10:30-11:30am. All other events will be on Monday as scheduled.
Come and read your favorite Dr. Seuss book to a group of local pre-school children and join us for other fun activities at the Wheelock Library's 5th annual Read Across America event. We'll provide the books and free coffee. Read Across America is an annual, national event that promotes the importance of reading in the lives of young children. Volunteer for Read Across America!
Adding to the fun, Dining Services will provide a daylong Seuss-themed menu of items inspired by Dr. Seuss stories.
Here's the full schedule of events in the Campus Center:
10am - 1pm: Photo Booth. Pose with a Seussified Lucy Wheelock while Adrienne Kisner takes your picture.
10am - 1pm: EarlBleck Station. Experiment with Oobleck and magnetic Seuss poetry, provided by the Earl Center.
1 - 2pm: Children's Book Trivia in the Dining Hall. Awesome prizes for the winning team! Emceed by Bryan McGrath.
Friday, March 7th 10:30 - 11:30am: Story Hour in the Wolf Room. Volunteer to read a Dr.Seuss book to kids from a local preschool.
The support of the Wheelock community will help make a positive impact on literacy in the lives of young children!