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Summer Reading Challenge!

2017 Summer Reading Challenge:
“Build a Better World”

 

Family Movie Night – movie listing and registration information

Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Big Hero 6 – A young tech whiz named Hiro must save his city with the help of his inflatable robot Baymax, and his friends.

Click here to register. 

Children – read to earn a medal and participate in one (or more!) of our great programs

Read your way to a Bronze, Silver, or Gold medal.  Here’s how:

Beginning Saturday, June 10 – register in the Children’s Department to receive your reading calendar.

Mark the days you READ or LISTEN to books for 30 minutes or more on your calendar.

Bring your calendar to the Library to earn a coupon for a free DVD rental every time you have read for 10 days. (Remember, Fridays are 2 DVDs for 1 coupon.)

Attend a program and a staff member will mark off an extra day of reading on your calendar.

Bring your calendar to the Library between August 9 and September 6 to receive a Bronze Medal if you have read for at least 20 days, a Silver Medal if you have read for at least 40 days, or a  Gold Medal if you have read for 60 or more days between June 10 and August 19.

Check out all the special programs here: 2017 SRC Programs – ages 5 and up  Register for programs on our Events Calendar (locate the date, then click on the program to open the registration page).

 

 

Teens – reading challenges, prizes, fun, Teens/Tweens Tuesdays; snacks included…..

Teen Summer Reading Challenge:

Read up to 40 hours this summer and win a Wawa Gift Card. Winners will be automatically entered into a raffle for a prize bag (winner will be drawn August 22, 2017)!  Registration starts June 10, 2017. Ages 13-18 ONLY (or those entering grades 7-12)! For registration after June 10th, click here!

Extra Teen Reading Challenge (optional):

Complete this reading challenge , and hand it in at the Main Desk to be automatically entered into a raffle for a for a prize bag (winner will be drawn August 22, 2017)! Ages 13-18 (or those entering grades 7-12)

Teen Book Reviews:

We want to know what you’ve been reading this summer! Complete a book review for us in exchange for 1 Free DVD coupon! No limit to the amount of reviews you can complete. Ask for a Teen Book Review form at the Main Desk.

Teen and Tween Tuesdays:

Summer hangout at the library for ages 11-18 (or those entering grades 6-12)! Games and snacks are provided.  Every Tuesday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm! No registration required.

July Teen/Tween Activties:

  • 7/11/17: Videogames
  • 7/18/17: Craft-Bookmark Making
  • 7/25/17: Keva planks, ozo bots, and legos

Teen Advisory Board:

For teens entering grades 7-12. Do you have ideas about how to make the library an even cooler place for teens? Do you want to earn community service hours? Join TAB! We meet the first Wednesday of every month from 3:00pm to 4:00pm this summer! No registration required. Drop ins always welcome! Questions? Contact Clara (ckelly@ccls.org).

Reading lists!

Henderson: Henderson English   Henderson Social Studies

East: WC East summer reading

Rustin: Rustin (English)  Rustin (Social Studies)

For any questions about Teen Summer Reading or Teen Programming, contact Clara (ckelly@ccls.org)

And, yes, grown-ups get in on the fun, too:

Every time you check out books or magazines fill out a raffle ticket for a chance to win one of three goodie-filled bags (on display at the main desk).

RAFFLE DRAWINGS:  Friday, June 30, 2017; Friday, July 28, 2017;  Friday, August 18, 2017.

Watch for our Staff Picks, displays, and reading lists.