Read Across Oklahoma 2021

Read Across Oklahoma 2021


Author Tammi Sauer
Children's Book, Wordy Birdy
Musical duo, Spaghetti Eddie

Virtual Events and Videos

Read Across Oklahoma has gone virtual! Enjoy this special video of Tammi Sauer reading the event’s featured book, Wordy Birdy, performances by popular children’s musical group Spaghetti Eddie, additional storytelling, and more. The video also provides a virtual look at the OKC Zoo spotlighting some of its animals and habitats.

Wordy Birdy Activities

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2021 Read Across Oklahoma Info

Read Across Oklahoma is the state’s premiere literary event for preschool and early grade children. This year's event kicks off on Tuesday, April 13 at 9:00 a.m. with a free book giveaway and virtual activities. The first 1,500 children who visit the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden on that day receive a free book.

Families planning a visit to the Zoo should make their reservations at

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