Coming to theaters March 2nd, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is an adaptation of the classic tale of a forest creature who shares the enduring power of hope. The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old as he searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world. (Rated PG)
Join us next Thursday for our final celebration before opening night, Friday, March 2nd! March 2nd was also Dr. Seuss’ birthday, so join us to honor the life and work on the day before the anniversary of his birth. We’ll have some just-for-fun Dr. Seuss trivia questions and also be chatting about The Lorax. And don’t forget the prizes! I hope to see you at the…
When: Thursday, March 1st from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. ET
Where: #TheLoraxMovie on Twitter
Planning on joining us? Let us know here by adding your Twitter URL (http://twitter.com/username). An RSVP is not required to participate or to be entered to win.
READ ACROSS AMERICA – “Read with the Trees”
March 2, the anniversary of Dr. Seuss’ birth and The Lorax opening night, is also NEA’s Read Across America Day. This year’s theme is green in 2012 as NEA partners with The Lorax movie to bring the magic of books and films to our communities! Learn more at http://www.readacrossamerica.org.
You can join the Lorax in speaking for the trees by visiting The Lorax Speaks tab on Facebook and adding a Truffula Tree to your Facebook profile picture. Your participation builds awareness for the reforestation efforts taking place with The Atlantic Forest in Brazil, which has been generously supported through a contribution made to The Nature Conservancy by Universal Pictures.