Friday August 14, 2020

Read Across America Day 2009


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
March 2009
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
12

Read Across America Day
Monday March 2
-11 years, -5 months, -12 days
or -4183 days

34567
8

Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 8
-11 years, -5 months, -6 days
or -4177 days

91011121314
151617

St Patricks Day
Tuesday March 17
-11 years, -4 months, -28 days
or -4168 days

18192021
22232425262728
293031

Read Across America Day for the year 2009 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, March 2nd.


Read Across America Day is held annually on a school day closest to March 2nd each year. The day promotes reading for children. The popular children’s author Dr. Seuss had his birthday on March 2nd thus original planers of the holiday wanted it to be near his birthday. The National Education Association (NEA) was one of the main backers of this idea to have a special day to promote reading among the population and especially children.

Days to the start of Read Accross America Day 2009

Monday, March 2nd is day number 61 of the 2009 calendar year with -11 years, -5 months, -12 days until Read Across America Day 2009.


Read Across America Day
Name(s):Read Across America Day
Type:Observance
When:School day closest to March 2nd annually

Dates for Read Across America Day

HolidayDateDays to Go
Read Across America Day 2019 Friday, March 01, 2019 -532
Read Across America Day 2020 Monday, March 02, 2020 -165
Read Across America Day 2021 Tuesday, March 02, 2021 200
Read Across America Day 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 565
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 930
Read Across America Day 2024 Friday, March 01, 2024 1295


CalendarDate.com