Tuesday February 07, 2023

Read Across America Day 2011


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
March 2011
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Read Across America Day
Wednesday March 2
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Ash Wednesday
Wednesday March 9
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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 13
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or -4349 days

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St Patricks Day
Thursday March 17
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Read Across America Day for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, 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 planners 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 2011

Wednesday, March 2nd is day number 61 of the 2011 calendar year with -11 years, -11 months, -5 days until Read Across America Day 2011.


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 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 -342
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 23
Read Across America Day 2024 Friday, March 01, 2024 388
Read Across America Day 2025 Monday, March 03, 2025 755
Read Across America Day 2026 Monday, March 02, 2026 1119
Read Across America Day 2027 Tuesday, March 02, 2027 1484


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