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SUMMER READING CHALLENGE FOR CHILDREN

(JUNE 19 – AUGUST 12)


HOW DO I PARTICIPATE? (for children in grades K-5):
1) To register or log in, visit https://wandooreader.com/berlinpeck/build-a-better-world.

2) Read, complete Challenges, and attend library programs to earn “energy credits”, Super-Action Play Packs, and prize-pack drawing tickets. No timer needed; you can estimate the time you have spent reading. PRIZES ARE REDEEMABLE BEGINNING JUNE 21.

  • Read for 300 minutes and earn a Super-Action Play Pack or other prize from the Treasure Chest.
  • Read for 600 minutes and spin the Prize Wheel. 
  • Read for 1,200 minutes and earn a FREE BOOK.

3) Prize Pack Drawings will be pulled on Monday, August 14. Prizes include a $75 Amazon Gift Card; a Family Prize Pack which includes a $25 Big Y Gift Card, Assorted Tabletop Games and 1 Free Child’s Pass to Safari Golf; and more. Winners will be notified via phone. 

READ-TO-ME PROGRAM (for children birth-preschool):
Pick up a reading log at the library or download one here: Read to Me Log. Color in a brick each time you read a book or complete an early literacy activity. Complete 10 activities and earn a prize, complete 60 activities and earn a special prize!

 

**The last day to record your reading and pick up prizes (with the exception of the Prize Pack Drawing prizes) is Saturday, August 12. No exceptions will be made.**

Looking for events for children and families? Take a look at our Event Calendar

Questions? We’re here to help! Please stop by or call the library if you have any questions about the online summer reading program: (860) 828-7127. For questions about specific school requirements, please contact your school.