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Monrovia is a Community Committed to Reading
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Monrovia is a Community Committed to Reading

By Susan Motander For 20 years Monrovians have turned out to read aloud twice a year to elementary school students in town. Every classroom gets a reader. The second reading of the year is held in March each year in celebration of the anniversary of the birth of Dr. Suess (aka Theodore Seuss Geisel). Although Geisel’s real birthday…

City Staff Reads Across Monrovia
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City Staff Reads Across Monrovia

Staff from the City of Monrovia participated in the annual Read Across Monrovia event on Oct. 4. The program is coordinated by Monrovia Reads, a local non-profit organization. City staff had the opportunity to spend their morning reading in classes from preschool to fifth grade in the Monrovia Unified School District. Canyon Park Naturalist Marlene…