2018 Summer Library Program


Registration opens May 1.

Start playing June 11.   Last day is August 12.

Play Online, on Paper, or Both
(if you're willing to do 2xs the reading)

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Program How it Works Weekly Prizes* Grand Prizes*

Online

READsquared Online Program
All Ages

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The online programs are the same as each of the paper programs.
-see below in your age category

EX: If you are in the Kid's program, you will check off your reading online instead of on paper. Adults will log online all the titles they've read instead of submitting on paper, etc.

apl.readsquared.com

Same as paper programs, with online badges rather than stamps.
-see below in your age category

Same as paper programs.
-see below in your age category

Babies

Paper Program
Birth to 24 months

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Track your Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing, and Playing with baby each week.

Get your paper log in Children's Services.

Read 5 or more days a week and Talk, Sing, Write and Play at least twice a week (each) to earn an incentive prize and a Baby Rocker stamp.

Collect 7 or more Baby Rocker stamps in 9 weeks and earn a free book, a Grand Prize Drawing Ticket, and a Rock Star stamp.

Kids

Paper Program
Birth to 7th

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Track your Reading, Creating, and Exploring each week. ('Exploring' is doing any kind of activity outside.)

Get your paper log in Children's Services.

Log 5 or more days of reading each week to earn an incentive prize, a Grand Prize Drawing Ticket, and a weekly READ stamp.

Collect 7 or more READ stamps in 9 weeks and earn a free book, a Grand Prize Drawing Ticket, and a Rockstar stamp.

Teens

Paper Program
6th to HS grad (this year)

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Log 2 hours of reading each week.

Get your paper log at the Information desk.

A weekly participation prize and a Grand Prize Drawing Ticket may be picked up once you've logged your reading for the week.

Get your Grand Prize Drawing Tickets when you pick up your weekly prizes.

Adults

Paper Program
18 years +

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Log your titles as you finish each book, or log a community event that you attended.

Drawing slips at the Information Desk allow you to log your title, name, and contact info. Books should be at your own reading level to qualify for the prize drawing.

Each week's drawing occurs the Monday following that week. Winners will be notified via email or phone.

All participants who submitted at least one title are automatically entered in the Grand Prize drawing.