Children's Summer Reading
This year the summer reading program is for ages 0-12! We will run programs/missions for Babies -PreK and grades K-4.
The goal for our Pre-K readers is to earn 500 points/minutes of reading! Do this by reading 10 minutes a day for the next 6 weeks and completing a few programs/missions.
The goal for readers K-4 is to earn 1000 points/minutes of reading! Do this by reading 20 minutes a day over the next 6 weeks and completing a few programs/missions along the way!
Example of Missions: Monthly Scavenger Hunts, Bingo cards, Story-book walks through Ward Park, weekly crafts and STEM projects, and weekly events!
Don't forget the PRIZES! Weekly reading prizes, along with a chance to win a larger weekly prize, and random prizes for different missions.
HAVE FUN READING!
Tuesday, June 7th
Sign Up for the Summer Reading Program All Week 9am-8pm Monday - Thursday and Saturday 9am-2pm! When you register your child will receive a library bag with information about the Summer Reading Program and a FREE book!
Tuesday, June 7th
Learning Tree Farm 10-11am. Join us to learn all about different farm animals with an up close and hands-on experience!
Tuesday, June 15th
Choose a time to visit Ward Park for a forest animals themed story time!
Ms. Patty will read and craft from 10-11am
Mrs. Rahm will read and craft from 630-715pm
Tuesday, June 22nd
Therapy Dogs will be at the library for two separate story time and craft events!
Mrs. Patty will read from 10-11am
Mrs. Rahm will read from 630-715pm
Tuesday, June 29th
Join us ALL DAY to create your ZOO animal boxes for our end of the reading program celebration! There will be other books, crafts, and food to explore, create, and eat as well throughout the day!
Tuesday, July 6th
Circus Event 5:30-7:30pm
Join us for a trip to the Circus in the children's section of the library (basement). There will be crafts and treats!
Tuesday, July 13th
Chalk the Walk - ALL DAY
Come into the library for some sidewalk chalk, then out on the sidewalk create pictures to your hearts content! Please bring the chalk back into the building when you finish.
Tuesday, July 20th
Water Day! 1-3pm Come in your swimsuits to enjoy water fun on a hot summer afternoon! Lots of stations including popsicles!
Thursday, July 29th
End of Summer Reading Program Celebration!
Kona Ice will be here from 5-7pm We will have a drawing for free books, all the Zoo Animals created will be available for families to look at throughout the library, there will be music and more!
Read an AWESOME book!
Read whatever you like!
Read with your family!
Put down books you don't like...
Paper copy Reading Logs will be available starting Monday, June 7th!
*Use the paper copy to keep track of time read and missions/events completed.
*If you are using a paper copy please show librarians your progress when you come in for weekly prizes.
*We will replace paper copies if you need a new one! No worries :)
Families can also sign-up using worchlibrary.readsquared.com! ALL Summer Reading Events and Missions are on this FREE app. Also available on desktops and Chromebooks.
*Log minutes read and work through missions provided.
*Computer program (should) notify you when you have earned prizes.
The Summer Reading Program is made possible through donations from Osgood State Bank, Modern Mother's, Alice's Dairy Bar, Friends of the Library, and Worch Memorial Library Funds.