More Ways to Celebrate International Dot Day in 2016!

From a Facebook Live pre-party with Emily Arrow to special episodes of "Ready Set Draw!" and "StoryMakers" featuring Peter H. Reynolds on KidLit TV, there are so many ways to Celebrate International Dot Day! Read on. 

Wednesday, Aug. 24: Emily Arrow's Dot Day Pre-Party!

Join Emily Arrow on Wednesday, August 24 for a Dot Day (Pre)Par-TAY. She wants to sing and practice The Dot Song with you, and get excited for International Dot Day on September 15. 

This way kids, parents, and teachers will have lots of time to learn The Dot Song and the new ISH Song.

Join Emily Arrow on Facebook Live Wednesday, August 24 at 7:30 p.m. EST, 4:30 p.m. PST.

Sept. 5 & 14: KidLit TV Features Peter H. Reynolds 

To celebrate International Dot Day KidLit TV is premiering extra special episodes of "Ready Set Draw!" and "StoryMakers" featuring Peter H. Reynolds.

September 5: Ready Set Draw-ish! 
Peter shows you how to make your mark for Dot Day!

September 14: StoryMakers
Peter and StoryMakers host Rocco Staino discuss the Creatrilogy, Dot Day, and more!

But Wait, There's More: KidLit TV will be giving away Peter's Creatrilogy (The Dot, Ish, and Sky Color) and one of a kind paintings made while filming 'Ready Set Draw!' Watch the shows above for your chance to enter. Stay Tuned to KidLit TV

Sept.  10: Dot Day Celebration at the Blue Bunny!

Come celebrate International Dot Day with Peter H. Reynolds and The Blue Bunny Books & Toys in Dedham, MA, on Saturday, Sept.  10, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Signed and personalized copies of The Dot will be available during the celebration and online through The Blue Bunny website.

Sept. 13: Dot Day live stream with Discovery Education

Discovery Education is helping us kick-off International Dot Day global creativity fest with a special virtual event. The team will be live streaming from the school in Iowa that started Dot Day back in 2009! Dot Day founder and creative educator Terry Shay will be hosting Peter H. Reynolds, author/illustrator of The Dot, with FableVision Learning's Dot Connector Bill Norris and Vice President Andrea Calvin.

Register for free here. Join us Tuesday, September 13 from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. CDT

Now: Get Your Epic Bonus!

Students' families can click here, sign up for Epic! - the trusted online K-5 children's book library, and use special promo code DOTDAY to get two months of FREE access at home to digital book/audio/film versions of The Dot

Of course, educators get Epic! free year-round. But now, home users will also get 2 months free access - just like those lucky teachers - to more than 15,000 high-quality books for kids 12 and under from Epic!'s all-you-can read digital library. How's that for an epic offer?