Phoenix Suns celebrate ‘Read Across America’ with visit to Scottsdale schools

The Phoenix Suns will celebrate “Read Across America” by hosting multiple Read to Achieve events at several Valley schools this week.The team will tip off the initiative at Westpark Elementary on Monday, March 2, and host a total of four events through Wednesday, March 4.(11.eps)

Activities take place at the following schools:

Monday, March 2:

Westpark Elementary, 2700 S. 257th Ave. Buckeye. Suns alumnus Steven Hunter will read to the students as The Gorilla acts out one of his favorite books, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 3:

Lookout Mountain Elementary, 15 W. Coral Gables Drive, Phoenix. Suns alumnus Steven Hunter will read an excerpt from Judi Barrett’s “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” to a fifth-grade class, 2-2:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 4:

Tonalea Elementary, 7501 E. Oak St., Scottsdale. Suns alumnus Steven Hunter will read to the students as The Gorilla acts out one of his favorite books, 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, March 4:

Rancho Solano Preparatory School, 5656 E. Greenway Road, Scottsdale. Suns alumnus Steven Hunter will read one of his favorite childhood books to the students, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

 

 

 

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