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Read Across Oklahoma


April 12, 2022 to April 12, 2022
09:00 AM until 01:00 PM


Designed to get young children excited about reading, Read Across Oklahoma features a day of storytelling, reading-related activities and more. There will also be a variety of activities setup in the park for children to experience that promote reading and the development of literacy skills plus, costumed characters and more. Guests are also invited to attend a live storytelling performance by Oklahoma author, Dennis Mathew, who will read from his children’s book, My Wild First Day of School, featuring animal characters excited about what they will accomplish on their first day of school. These performances are set to take place at the Zoo’s sea lion presentation stadium at 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.

First 1,000 kids receive a free book. Event maps and itineraries will be available in the Global Plaza.


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2000 Remington Place,
Oklahoma City, OK 73111, US

Additional Information


Free with admission


All ages welcome

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