Places to Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday and Read Across America Day
Make reading even more fun for the kids with cake, story time and more!
*Call ahead to make sure dates and times haven't changed
Liberty Hall Museum
Celebrate his favorite author at a birthday bash where kids nosh on treats at a breakfast snack bar, go fishing for one fish, two fish, red fish and blue fish and take pictures with silly props and the Cat in the Hat. Stick around for a Seussical the Musical sing-along. $25 per child. Reservations required.
Morris County Library
Visit the zainy, entertaining world of Dr. Seuss (and maybe celebrate his birthday) at this "lively" performance. For more info call 973-285-6980.
Mercer County Library - Hickory Corner Branch
Bring the kids (ages 18 months to 5 years) to sing silly songs, read stories and do a craft. Registration required.
Teaneck Public Library
Celebrate Read Across America Day by listening to some of Dr. Seuss’ popular stories starting at 4 pm.
Barnes and Noble locations around NJ
Check your local Barnes and Noble for Seuss-themed programs. There'll be storytime, games and other activities at locations around NJ like Hamilton, Bridgewater, Ledgewood, Brick, Howell, Freehold, East Brunswick, Livingston, Edison, Springfield, Clark, Holmdel, Eatontown, Morris Plains, Woodland Park, Clifton, Hackensack, Paramus and more.
Newark Public Library - North End Branch
Join the library for a party celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday and Read Across America. There'll be stories, crafts and games. All ages welcome.
Kids can come dressed as their fave Seuss character and listen to his stories throughout the day. They can make a hat just like the Cat and try their hands at a Seuss-inspired science demo in the BASF's Kids' Lab.