Artist and author, Theodor Seuss Geisel was born in Springfield, Mass., on March 2, 1904. Springfield does not let a year pass without a party for his legacy. All activities are free with museum admission and includes a chance to meet the Cat in the Hat as he prowls the Science Museum galleries, rain forest art activities, a “Dr. Seuss Takes the Cake” contest, a reading of Green Eggs and Ham and, of course, a stroll around the famous Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.
Birthday celebration runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults, $10; students and seniors, $7; children ages 3–17, $5. For information call 413-263-6800 or visit online.
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