The Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration at the Peoria Public Library will now be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, March 9. This event was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 2. Everyone is invited to this party, which will honor one of the world's most beloved children's authors.
The celebration will be held in the children's area of the Main Library. The event will include stories, movies, art projects and treats. The Cat in the Hat will also make an appearance, and kids can get their picture taken with him.
This event is open to people of all ages, and there is no cost. Activities will be available as supplies last.
The Main Library is located at 107 N.E. Monroe, Peoria, Ill. Call 309-497-2000 for details about the Dr. Seuss party.
Dr. Seuss was born March 2, 1904, and his birthday is celebrated annually. For information about other Central Illinois Dr. Seuss events, as well activities in which people anywhere can take part, see the list "Five ways for families to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday." Both kids and the young at heart will have a fun, festive time remembering Dr. Seuss and enjoying the many whimsical stories he gave us.