Libraries in Pierce County will celebrate the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss and Read Across America Day with story times and crafts for kids this weekend.
Read Across America day, and Seuss’ birthday, is Monday, and many schools across the South Sound will also observe the day then.
Guest readers at the libraries include Daffodil Princesses, soldiers and business people. They and other volunteers from United Way will be on hand to read to kids and help with crafts.
Events are scheduled for the following locations Saturday:
10:30 a.m. Swasey Library, 7001 Sixth Ave., Tacoma
10:30 a.m. Graham Library, 9202 224th St. E., Graham
11 a.m. Puyallup Library, 324 S. Meridian, Puyallup
1 p.m. Key Peninsula Library, 8905 KPN, Lakebay
1 p.m. Orting Library, 202 Washington Ave., Orting
2 p.m. Moore Library, 215 S. 56th St., Tacoma