Sunday May 16, 2021

Read Across America Day 2024


Teacher reads Dr Seuss book to children.
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Read Across America Day
Friday March 1
2 years, 9 months, 14 days
or 1020 days

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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 10
2 years, 9 months, 23 days
or 1029 days

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St Patricks Day
Sunday March 17
2 years, 10 months, 1 day
or 1036 days

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Palm Sunday
Sunday March 24
2 years, 10 months, 8 days
or 1043 days

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Good Friday
Friday March 29
2 years, 10 months, 13 days
or 1048 days

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Easter
Sunday March 31
2 years, 10 months, 15 days
or 1050 days

Read Across America Day for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, March 1.


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 2024

Friday, March 1st is day number 61 of the 2024 calendar year with 2 years, 9 months, 14 days until Read Across America Day 2024.


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 2020 Monday, March 02, 2020 -440
Read Across America Day 2021 Tuesday, March 02, 2021 -75
Read Across America Day 2022 Wednesday, March 02, 2022 290
Read Across America Day 2023 Thursday, March 02, 2023 655
Read Across America Day 2024 Friday, March 01, 2024 1020
Read Across America Day 2025 Monday, March 03, 2025 1387


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