Read Across America


Read Across America

The National Education Association is building a nation of readers through its signature program, NEA’s Read Across America. Now in its 16th year, this year-round program focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources.

Read Across America

Friday, March 1st 2013 at 3:30pm

Benjamin Hooks Main Library

Everyone can donate a new children's book.


Three Cat-a-Vans will log more than 5,100 miles as they travel from coast to coast to celebrate NEA’s Read Across America and deliver an important message about reading and brushing their teeth. NEA’s Cat-a-Van Reading Tour made possible through a unique partnership between the National Education Association and Renaissance Dental begins on Monday, February 25, and concludes on Friday, March 1 the official Read Across America Day.