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10 Ways to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

You could not, would not want to miss a Seussian celebration such as this.

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On March 2, take part in a nationwide reading celebration in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Read Across America Day. The annual event, spearheaded by the National Education Association, honors the beloved children’s book author and encourages children to read during special storytimes and events held at libraries and bookstores around the country. To celebrate the occasion, here is a roundup of Seussian events happening in Denver and beyond.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Storytime

February 24 | 11 a.m.

Barnes & Noble is celebrating the beloved author with a special storytime at select Denver metro area stores. Hear a reading of The Cat in the Hat, and enjoy Seuss-themed coloring and activities. Select Denver metro area Barnes & Noble stores.

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Celebration

February 28-March 3

Evergreen Library is having a weeklong celebration of all things Seuss. Daily festivities include storytimes, crafts, and activities. Check the website for times. All ages. 5000 County Rd. 73, Evergreen

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party

March 1 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with stories, activities, and cake at the Arvada Library. All ages. 7525 W. 57th Ave., Arvada

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Storytime

March 2 | 4-4:45 p.m.

Standley Lake Library is hosting a special storytime in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Read Across America Day. All ages. 8485 Kipling St., Arvada

The Cat in the Hat Storytime

March 3 | 10:30 a.m.

Head to Tattered Cover on Colfax for a special Saturday morning storytime in celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. There will be a reading of The Cat in the Hat Comes Back, as well as games and a themed snack. 2526 E. Colfax Ave., Denver

Hats Off to Reading 

March 3 | 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Select Target stores will host a special event in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Pop in for a reading of Green Eggs and Ham and take home an activity book, poster, and stickers.

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Dr. Seuss Birthday Party

March 3 | 10:30 a.m-noon

Listen to stories, play games, and make Seuss-themed crafts during a celebration at the Virginia Village Branch Library. Ages three to eight with an adult. 1500 S. Dahlia St., Denver

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party

March 3 | 1-2 p.m.

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with stories and cake at the Ross-Barnum Branch Library. Age five and under. 3570 W. First Ave., Denver

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party

March 3 | 3-4:30 p.m.

Belmar Library is celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday with a special storytime followed by Seuss-themed crafts and snacks. All ages. 555 S. Allison Pkwy., Lakewood

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party

March 8 | 6:30-8 p.m.

Visit Lakewood Library in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday and celebrate with a special storytime followed by crafts and snacks. 10200 W. 20th Ave., Lakewood

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