WHAT: Dozens of actors, sports stars and television personalities will make their way to Lindbergh Elementary where they will read their favorite stories to students as part of the annual Read Across America Day, a nationwide initiative aimed at motivating children and teens to read.
The media is invited to attend between 10 and 11 a.m., when they will see the celebrities below. Media must RSVP to Maritza Fairfield at 909-816-7722 to cover this event.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 2, 2016
10 a.m.: Artie Mann, “Big Bang Theory”
Nina Siemaszko, “The West Wing”
Alexandra Barreto, “The Fosters”
10:30 a.m.: Marieve Herrington, “Dog With A Blog”
Jennifer R. Blake, The Bar
11 a.m.: Donis Leonard, “House of Lies”
Jadon Sand, “The Lego Movie”
WHERE: Lindbergh Elementary School, 3300 Cedar Ave., Lynwood, CA 90262
DETAILS: Read Across America Day, which takes place annually on the birthday of the legendary Dr. Seuss, is a project of the National Education Foundation, now celebrating its 18th event. This year, Lindbergh Elementary, annually invites community members and other local guests to campus for the event, is providing students with a different experience – the chance to meet television and sports celebrities.