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Video: Woodbury Library Celebrity Read-a-Thon

The R.H. Stafford Branch Library invited local celebrities to read "Green Eggs and Ham" during a January event.

Several local celebrities came to the in Woodbury in January to read to local youngsters as part of a .

Each was asked to read Dr. Seuss' classic Green Eggs and Ham, and student David Schommer took video of the readers and spliced them together for this montage.

It was the latest in a string of who was recently honored with a Prudential Spirit of Community Award for using his skills to benefit the community.

The Read-a-Thon was one of several events under the library system's "One County, One Book" initiative. The program encouraged Washington County residents to read Alice Ozma's book, The Reading Promise: My Father and the Books We Shared, between January and March.

The celebrity readers included , WCCO-TV meteorologist Chris Shaffer, Woodbury City Council members and .

 

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Jordan Reed March 28, 2012 at 03:56 PM
Very cute! Thank you for sharing!

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