2020

SUMMER

READING

PROGRAM

JULY 6th - August 14th

Summer Reading is digital! Record your reading online with READsquared.

READsquared makes it easy to keep track of your reading progress. We invite you to register HERE, for quick and easy logging try downloading the free mobile app available through Apple and Google Play. If you need help or have questions please see the READsquared help sheet, call the library or email me at mbyrne@pls-net.org. You can also track your reading on paper by downloading reading logs HERE starting July 6th or request them through our contactless pickup.  Paper reading logs can be dropped off in our book drop, please put them inside an envelope! Please choose only one option to record your reading minutes.

HOW IT WORKS:

Earn one point for every minute spent reading, being read to, or listening to audio books. Every 300 minutes you log earns you one raffle ticket to our summer prize giveaways. Five random winners will receive a $25.00 Visa gift card, while the top reader will win a prize package including a $25.00 Visa gift card + some local surprises! IMPORTANT NOTE: You will not need to come to the library to fill out raffle tickets or pick up prizes. Library staff will handle all raffle entries and prize distribution. Winners will be notified by phone on August 18th.

 

 

 

 

 

WEEKLY CHALLENGES

These are fun activities that you can complete at home. If you have joined READsquared, your weekly challenges can be found under "missions" and you may submit your completed challenges through the website or app.

Challenges can be completed at any time before the end of the program.

BONUS: Each completed challenge EARNS YOU ONE RAFFLE TICKET, plus a digital badge.

GRAB AND GO CRAFT KITS

Call the library and reserve a craft kit to be completed at home. New kits will be added each week. Find them on the CHILDREN'S UPCOMING ACTIVITIES page. Both current and previous kits will be available while supplies last. Each kit will contain supplies for the craft, written instructions, and a link to a video tutorial. Any craft supply not included and needed from home will be listed. Email us a picture of your finished craft and earn ONE RAFFLE TICKET.

ICE CREAM SOCIAL "HOME EDITION"

What better way to celebrate the end of Summer Reading and all your reading success then with homemade ice cream! A bag of ingredients can be picked up on Friday, August 13th from 11:00am-12:00pm. You will need ice from home. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling the library.

If you have any questions please call the library at 315-589-2048 or email me at mbyrne@pls-net.org

Williamson Public Library