Tuesday March 1
Read Across American Day Celebration
The North Bergen Free Public Library
Main Library, 8411 Bergenline Avenue, North Bergen
5 – 6 pm
Join to celebrate National Read Across America Day with Mayor Sacco at the Main Library! There will be free goodie bags, food and more! The event will be fun for the whole family.
Wednesday March 2
Celebrate Read Across America!
Old Bridge Public Library
One Old Bridge Plaza
Join for a full day of celebrating the joy of reading! Log on for a Virtual Storytime at 11 am on Facebook for a special Read Across America story time. Please note: due to publisher permissions, video will only be available to view from 11 am-12 pm. Visit Facebook to watch. A Book Character Hunt will be going on all day. Can you spot your favorite characters in the library? Find them all to decode the special message and win a prize. Next, try the Drop-in Craft, going on all day. Kids can make puppets of their favorite book characters to create their own stories! Be sure to comment on the Read Across America post on Facebook for a chance to win a kids reading prize pack!
Dr. Seuss Celebration! (Wait list only)
Wayne Public Library
461 Valley Rd.
4 -4:45 pm
It’s time to celebrate Dr. Seuss! Kids will read a story, make a simple Seuss-inspired craft and play a few rounds of BINGO! This event is open to Wayne children in grades kindergarten – 4th. Be sure to register online as space is limited.
Read Across America Sticker Kit
Township of Washington Public Library
Register to pick up a US map, stickers, trivia book and reading list that celebrates reading in every state.
Birthday Celebration for Dr. Seuss via Zoom
Sussex County Library System
March 2, 5 -6 pm
Children ages 5 and up are invited to join Ms. Diana on Zoom to celebrate Dr. Seuss. It’s the good doctor’s birthday, and what better way to celebrate than making delicious OOBLECK (just kidding – don’t eat it!). Register online to receive the link.
Saturday, March 5
Dr. Seuss Birthday Party!
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave, Union
Join for a super good time at Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party! Guests will enjoy a breakfast snack bar and crafts, play silly games, go fishing for 1 fish, 2 fish, red fish, blue fish and take a picture with The Cat in the Hat, after his fun story time! There will even be a Seussical the Musical sing along and dance party! Recommended for ages 3 to 8 years old. Reservations required.