ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University education groups are presenting a Read Across America event 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, at the Lakewood Mall center stage.
Read Across America, sponsored by the National Education Association, is an annual reading program that celebrates the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Aberdeen’s event is presented by the NSU student chapter of the South Dakota Education Association and Northern’s Association for the Education of Young Children.
Children who are preschool age through third grade are invited to register and complete activities to receive a free book. Kids will even get a chance to meet a Dr. Seuss character – South Dakota Education President Sandy Arseneault will be dressed in character as the Cat in the Hat.