What is a Summer Reading Club?
Every summer, public libraries across the country provide an incentive-based program to encourage children and teens to read throughout the summer, thus helping to prevent the backward summer slide and to cultivate a general love of reading. Our library is also thrilled to offer and summer reading club for adults too! We believe reading for learning and for pleasure should be celebrated at every age!
Why Participate in a Summer Reading Club?
Library summer reading programs are designed to encourage youth to:
Library summer reading clubs for adults are designed to:
How does it work?
What kind of prizes can we win?
The prizes vary, depending on the age of the participant, but include new books, gift cards, movie tickets, gift certificates to local restaurants, candy, and coupons
for free or discounted items!
Who pays for the Summer Reading Program?
Our Summer Reading programs are made possible thanks to the support of many generous local community sponsors, as well as the Oregon State Ready to
Read grant. A complete list of sponsors and donors to the program will be published here once it is complete. Thank you to all our donors and supporters!
How can I help?
If you would like more information about how you can or your business can be involved next year in supporting love of reading and lifelong learning in our
community through this program, please contact Library Director Carrie Alexandria Caster at 503-845-6401 or at email@example.com.
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