Springfield Museums Press Releases
Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash
General Museum News
February 19, 2008
The Springfield Museums' Weekend Family Fun series will continue on Saturday, March 1, with a birthday bash for Dr. Seuss. Theodor Seuss Geisel was born in Springfield on March 2, 1904.
11-11:30 a.m.- Visit with Ronald McDonald as he reads Green Eggs and Ham; Science Museum.
Noon-12:30 p.m.- Hear a performance by the Boland School Seuss Singers; Science Museum.
1-2 p.m. – Join the "Lend Me a Hand Band" as they Celebrate Seuss; Museum of Fine Arts.
2:30-3 p.m.- Join the 7 Hills Show Choir as they sing some Seussian songs; Science Museum.
11 a.m.-1 p.m.- Meet the Cat in the Hat as he prowls the museum galleries.
11 a.m.-2:30 p.m - Dr. Seuss Takes the Cake contest. Stop by and vote for your favorite cake donated by area bakeries. The winner will be announced at 2:35; Museum of Fine Arts.
11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. - Create a pot for a Truffula plant; Science Museum.
Noon-3:45 p.m. – Make a Green Eggs and Ham placemat; G.W.V. Smith Art Museum.
2-4 p.m. – Have your face painted in a Seuss-ational design; Science Museum.
2:45-3:30 p.m. – Have a piece of birthday cake in honor of Dr. Seuss; Museum of Fine Arts.