On Friday March 2, 2012 the Reinbeck elementary school celebrated the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Parents, grandparents, teachers and anyone else that wanted to join in met at the school in the morning to get together and read some favorite books.
At 9:15 special guest, Dr. Seuss played by Joel Love arrived at the school. Seuss (Love) explained his life and writing to the captive audience.
March 2 was also the kick off day for the National Education Association's annual event, Read Across America. Schools all across the nation gathered on this day in celebration of the importance of reading books.