The Connecticut Historical Society is celebrating Dr. Suess' birthday with a reading of "The Cat in the Hat" followed by hat decorating on Saturday, March 2. Drop in for this free event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m; readings are at 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. The galleries are open free from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. that day. Information: 860-236-5621, Ext. 222 and chs.org.