CONGRESSMAN JOE MORELLE CELEBRATES READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY
Today, Congressman Joe Morelle joined children and families throughout the country in celebrating Read Across America Day.
“Reading is empowering, thought-provoking, and fundamental to the growth and educational success of our children,” said Congressman Joe Morelle. “I’ve loved reading since I was a young boy, and it continues to be one of my favorite activities to share with my grandchildren. I encourage everyone to honor Read Across America Day by taking time to pick up a good book and reflect on the importance of reading to individuals and families of all ages.”
Read Across America Day, celebrated annually on March 2, encourages parents to read to their children and recognizes the importance of reading as part of a strong education.
Rep. Morelle filmed a PSA recognizing Read Across America day and describing some of his own favorite books which can be viewed and shared here.