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 Summer Reading

Incentives More to do &
more reading rewards
Important Dates Good Reads Reading Log 

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All participants ages newborn-12 years will track the time they spend reading daily, log them online and can redeem those points for rewards all summer long!

15 minutes = 1 point 

Participating in summer reading can be done in 4 easy steps:

Step 1: Get a library card
(Don't have one? Get your parents, then click here)

Step 2: Sign up online using your own library card number

Step 3: Read and record your time online or print out a copy of 
the reading log to keep track of your time.

Step 4: Visit the youth desk to redeem your reading for a reward starting on June 24 @ 9 am and continuing through August 12 at 9 pm.

Reading ANYTHING counts - books, magazines, online articles, listening to audio books, subtitles of a movie, graphic novels, comic books, the instructions to a board game, even the back of your cereal box -
a few minutes here and there can really add up, so be sure to count them all!

Level 1: 20 points Collect: Paperback book!
Level 2: 20 more points (40 total) Collect: Another paperback book!
Level 3: 20 more points (60 total) Collect: Bag to carry your books!
Level 4: 20 more points (80 total) Collect: Above and Beyond prize entry
Level 5: 20 more points (100 total) Collect: Above and beyond prize entry
Level 6: 20 more points (120 total) Collect: Above and Beyond prize entry

1 point = 15 minutes of reading time

Rewards can be claimed through August 12 @ 9 pm

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Important Dates:

robotandbookstack mobile June 2 First day to register and log points
June 4 Storytime at Barnes & Noble - 11 am
June 7 Special Summer Reading Kickoff event
June 9 Outdoor Explorers (and every Monday until July 28)
June 11 Storytime in the Park - Bookmobile, Borden Park
 June 14 Veggie Car Races
June 16 Fizz, Boom, Re-Locate (also, July 7 & 28)
June 17 Candy Science (also June 27, July 25 and August 2)
June 19 Garden Fairies; Books on the Big Screen
June 21 Ring of Steel
June 24  First day to claim rewards; Annual Ice Cream Social
 June 26 Creative Clouds
June 28 Fun with Grandma Science
July 2 Storytime in the Park - Bookmobile, Borden Park
July 9 Sun Prints
July 10 Drummunity and Dinner
July 12 Little Creatures - Special Location: Bloomer Park
July 15 Evening Family Storytime - Lions Park, near Royal Park Hotel
July 17 Books on the Big Screen
July 18 Live Action Angry Birds
July 19 Wacky Science Show
July 24 Cool Constellations
July 29 Bleach Pen T-Shirts
July 30 Science of Music with The Music Lady
August 8 & 9 Experiments Day
August 11 Design a Beverage
August 12 Final Day to Log Points and Claim Rewards
August 16 Grand Finale with Mad Science Detroit: Spin, Pop, Boom!
Summer Reading Home Events Calendar Parents read, too! Adult Teen Large Print
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