SUMMER READING PROGRAMS 2024

 

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Join us this summer for our summer reading programs for kids, teens, and adults. This summer reading program will feature the idea and practice of conservation: reduce, reuse and recycle. Don’t forget our wonderful events planned for all ages!

 

 

Adults: June 1—August 31

  •        For those 18 and older. 
  •        Adults are welcome to join anytime during the program.  
  •        Receive a book bag, bookmark, & a free book at registration.
  •        Pick up a paper log & track books read & activities completed to earn prizes.
  •        Each completed item earns entries into the prize drawing. 
  •        Complete 4 items and earn an item from the prize box.
  •        Sponsored by the Friends of the James Kennedy Public Library.  
  •        Download and print the program flyer/log here or pick one up at the library.

 

Teens: June 3—July 27

  •       For students who have completed 6th—12th grades.
  •       Receive a free book at registration.
  •       Pick up a game board that includes challenges to read different types of books & use various services available at the library.
  •       For each color-coded set completed, the participant will earn an entry into the prize drawings.
  •      Complete extra challenges and earn more entries!
  •      Download and print the program flyer, game board, and book review forms here.  Or pick them up at the library!

 

Children: June 3—July 16

  •       For children infant through 5th grade (completed).
  •       Many programs are sponsored by the Friends of the James Kennedy Public Library.
  •       Download the program flyer or pick one up at the library. 

 Kids age 3+

*Receive a free book at registration.

*Earn points and beads for reading and brag tags for every program that you attend. 

*At the end of the summer reading program, tally up your points, and use your total summer reading points to buy prizes at our summer reading store!

*Download the program flyer with log here or pick one up at the library.

 

Children under age 3     

Complete the Read-With-Me Family Literacy Activities sheet to earn a free ice cream cone coupon and a toy (download it here or pick up at the library).  Those who wish to complete a second Family Literacy Activities sheet will earn a book.