The event includes guest readers, photo opportunities with the Cat in the Hat and Thing 1 and Thing 2, drawings, discounts and more. The first stop on the tour is Revelations Yogurt, 527 Main St. Children can listen to book readings anytime between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. A "Cat Walk" scavenger hunt map will list other participating businesses downtown.
Revelations Yogurt will donate 10 percent of sales for the day.
Other sponsoring businesses in Read Across America are the Edmonds Bookshop, AXA Advisors, Horace Mann Insurance and the School Employees Credit Union of Washington.
The Edmonds Education Association and the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation organized the event.
Community members who want to donate can make checks payable to the Edmonds Public Schools Foundation, earmarked for Read Across America, and mail them to the Edmonds PSF, P.O. Box 390, Lynnwood, WA 98046.
More Local News Headlines
GPS coming to most local police, fire vehicles Everett City Council puts courthouse deal on hold over parking questions Volunteer brings troubled felines to inmates, who help tame them Monroe skatepark will undergo $240,000 worth of improvements Man sought in Marysville shooting Voters to decide on Marysville fireworks ban Life in prison for killer of Seattle police officer who was from Marysville Locals fondly recall author Ann Rule
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.