Monday July 06, 2020

Read Across America Day 2016


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
March 2016
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Read Across America Day
Wednesday March 2
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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 13
-4 years, -3 months, -24 days
or -1576 days

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St Patricks Day
Thursday March 17
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or -1572 days

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Palm Sunday
Sunday March 20
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or -1569 days

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Good Friday
Friday March 25
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or -1564 days

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Easter
Sunday March 27
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or -1562 days

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Read Across America Day for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 2.


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 2016

Wednesday, March 2nd is day number 62 of the 2016 calendar year with -4 years, -4 months, -4 days until Read Across America Day 2016.


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 -493
Read Across America Day 2020 Monday, March 02, 2020 -126
Read Across America Day 2021 Tuesday, March 02, 2021 239
Read Across America Day 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 604
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 969
Read Across America Day 2024 Friday, March 01, 2024 1334


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