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Summer Reading Challenge 2014

June 1 - July 31, 2014

Help us reach our community-wide goal of reading 1.5 million pages!

Registration and reading begin June 1 at the Library.

 

Reading is for everyone! Birth to 101!

Children Birth - Age 4 * Children Age 5 - 10

Teens Age 11 - 17 * Adults Age 18 +

REGISTER . . . at the Library.

READ . . . anything, anywhere.

RECORD . . . pages for prizes.

RECEIVE . . . one prize entry for every 250 pages read.

Free summer privileges are available for children ages 18 and under living within the WaNee school district. Participation in the summer reading challenge is required. Valid June 1 - August 1, 2014.

Challenge is open to Nappanee Resident, Fee, PLAC,  Summer-use and Reciprocal cardholders only.

FOUR WAYS TO WIN

Achievement Prizes will be awarded at three levels:

  • 250 pages: your choice from the "Fizz, Boom Prize Box"
  • 1,000 pages: Rocket Science Ice Cream Gift Certificate  
  • 2,500 pages: $5 Nappanee Merchant Gift Certificate 

Grand Prize Drawing tickets will be given for every 250 pages logged throughout the summer*.  You could win one of the following prizes:

  • One Leapfrog 2 Ultra (Birth - 4)
  • Three Kindle Fire HD E-Readers (Children 5 - 10, Teens 11 - 17, and Adults 18 +)

*Logs must be presented to Library staff in person to receive a ticket.

Thank you Friends of the Nappanee Public Library and Rocket Science Ice Cream for your sponsorship of the Summer Reading Challenge!

SUMMER KIDS' ACTIVITIES

Dozens of hands-on activities, guest presentations, experiments, crafts and more are scheduled throughout the summer for kids of all ages!  Click here for more details.

 

READING BUDDIES

Have fun and improve your reading skills this summer at the Library! Kids entering grades 1 - 5 can read with teens or adults during three suggested buddy group times. Reading groups meet for an average of forty-five minutes.    

Tuesdays             2:00 pm

Wednesdays     10:00 am

Thursdays           6:00 pm

To register as a reader or a buddy, pick up a form at the Library or call 574.773.7919.