Read Across America: In honor of NEA's Read Across America Day, the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St., will hold hourly Dr. Seuss story times starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday. Children dressed up as their favorite book character will be admitted free. www.explorecml.org or 853-8962.

Young Climber Series: The CCPRC Climbing Team, which is for ages 8 and up, will meet Tuesday and continue on Saturdays and Tuesdays to prepare for the USA Climbing SCS competitions. Registration is $125 for Charleston County residents and $138 for nonresidents and includes registration for the Palmetto Pump & USA Climbing Competition. 795-4FUN (4386).

Play: The Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St., will host a musical adaptation of "The Princess and the Pea" performed by the Children's Repertoire Theater Class at the College of Charleston at 9:30 a.m. Thursday. 853-8962.

Storytelling: Families are invited to celebrate storytelling at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the Charleston Museum. After each story, there will be a related craft project. This event is free with admission. 722-2996.

Book signing: Author Cindy Davis will sign her book, "Sammy's Great Adventures," 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Barnes & Noble, 7620 Rivers Ave., North Charleston. 888-361-9473 or mmcdevitt@tatepublishing.com

"Cat in the Hat": The Charleston Ballet Theatre, 477 King St., presents "The Cat in the Hat" as part of its Children's Series at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday and March 13, and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children. 723-7334 or www.charlestonballet.org.

Young Climber Series: The CCPRC Climbing Club will meet weekly 9-10:30 a.m. beginning Saturday through May 22. For ages 8-17, the program is $70 for Charleston County residents and $84 for nonresidents. 795-4FUN.

Outreach: The Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St., has a monthly outreach program for families of children with special needs, who will be admitted free 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday. Registration is required. 853-8962.

Park Week Picnic: Families are invited to Cannon Park 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Pack a blanket and lunch and play games such as cornhole. www.ParkAngels.org.

Baseball Homerun Derby: The Isle of Palms Recreation Department is having a free Homerun Derby for ages 7-12 at 5:30 p.m. March 8. 886-8294.

Compiled by Brenda Rindge. Send items to onthego@postandcourier.com.