Everyone receives a book mark and a reading log when they register in the Children’s department.
Children age pre-school to grade 2 are asked to read or listen to 20 books; those in grade 3 and above are asked to read 10 books. Those who complete this minimum amount of ready by July 29 are awarded a certificate and prizes.
The Grand Finale Party will be held on July 29. School principals are sent a list of the names of those students from their schools who participated in the program.
Special activities to be held along with the reading program are: Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.; crafts each Tuesday at 2 p.m.; movies each Wednesdays at 2 p.m., Baby Bookworms on Thursdays at 1 p.m; Baby Craft on Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.; and cooking on Fridays at 2 p.m.
Some of the events require advance registration so enough supplies will on hand. Detailed information will be provided in the Children’s Department.