Summer Reading Program 2019

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Sponsored by the Friends of the Carrollton Public Library

June 1 - August 1

Everyone must register even if you participated last year.

Prize pack photos now available in each reading program section on this page!


iOS and Android apps available NEW this year!
Download on the App Store Get It on Google Play

There are FIVE distinct summer reading programs based on age:
(Use links below to jump down the page to that program's description)

Every program:

  • tracks reading TIME in MINUTES
  • has 10 levels
  • awards prize for each level reached EXCEPT Adult (Every 2 levels)
  • awards 1 point for each 1 minute read EXCEPT Listeners (1 minute = 2 points)

Birth-4: Listeners Reading Program

How to Level Up
Gain a level every HOUR read/listened
Level Prizes
Stickers
Small toys (bubbles, chalk, block, bath toy)
Leaves to post on Listeners' Reading Tree in the Library
Free Books
Super Levels
2400 points (20 hours read) = THIRD free book
4800 points (40 hours read) = FOURTH free book
How to Get Entries into Prize Drawings
Turn in 60 points to get 1 entry into a prize drawing, then keep reading for more points!
Earn additional points completing activities on the Bingo Card

Optional Print Reading Log

Print and use this log to keep up with books read and the minutes spent reading before you log the time online in READsquared:

Listener's Summer Reading Prize Packs

There will be ONE lucky winner drawn for each prize pack!

Events & Classes

Ages 5-8: Kids Reading Program

How to Level Up
Gain a level every 2 HOURS read
Level Prizes
Beads
Brag Tag
Coupons
Free Books
Super Levels
1800 points (30 hours read) = THIRD free book
3000 points (60 hours read) = FOURTH free book
How to Get Entries into Prize Drawings
Turn in 60 points to get 1 entry into a prize drawing, then keep reading for more points!
Earn additional points completing activities on the Bingo Card

Optional Print Reading Log

Print and use this log to keep up with books read and the minutes spent reading before you log the time online in READsquared:

Kid's Summer Reading Prize Packs

There will be ONE lucky winner drawn for each prize pack!

Events & Classes

Ages 9-12: Tween Reading Program

How to Level Up
Gain a level every 2 HOURS read
Level Prizes
A Lanyard
Button
Bookmarks
Coupons
Free Books
Super Levels
2400 points (40 hours read) = THIRD free book
6000 points (100 hours read) = FOURTH free book
How to Get Entries into Prize Drawings
Turn in 60 points to get 1 entry into a prize drawing, then keep reading for more points!
Earn additional points completing activities on the Bingo Card

Optional Print Reading Log

Print and use this log to keep up with books read and the minutes spent reading before you log the time online in READsquared:

Tween's Summer Reading Prize Packs

There will be ONE lucky winner drawn for each prize pack!

Events & Classes

Ages 13-18: Teen Reading Program

How to Level Up
Gain a level every 2 HOURS read
Level Prizes
A Lanyard
Button
Bookmarks
Coupons
Free Books
Super Levels
2400 points (40 hours read) = THIRD free book
6000 points (100 hours read) = FOURTH free book
How to Get Entries into Prize Drawings
Turn in 60 points to get 1 entry into a prize drawing, then keep reading for more points!
Earn additional points completing activities on the Bingo Card
Earn additional points by submitting book reviews

Optional Print Reading Log

Print and use this log to keep up with books read and the minutes spent reading before you log the time online in READsquared:

Teen's Summer Reading Prize Packs

There will be ONE lucky winner drawn for each prize pack!

Events & Classes

Ages 19+: Adult Reading Program

How to Level Up
Gain a level every 2 HOURS read
Level Prizes
Bookmark
Time Extension Voucher
Friends of the Library Book Voucher
Free Books
Super Levels
2400 points (40 hours read) = THIRD free book
6000 points (100 hours read) = FOURTH free book
How to Get Entries into Prize Drawings
Turn in 60 points to get 1 entry into a prize drawing, then keep reading for more points!
Earn additional points completing activities on the Bingo Card
Earn additional points by submitting book reviews

Optional Print Reading Log

Print and use this log to keep up with books read and the minutes spent reading before you log the time online in READsquared:

Adult Summer Reading Prize Packs

There will be ONE lucky winner drawn for each prize pack!

Events & Classes

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