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Summer Reading Challenge 2019!

Summer Reading for 2019 has begun! Each age group has unique prizes and challenges to provide for additional interest. Read as a family, challenge your friends, or go it solo - it's all a community event however you proceed, and we're glad to have you! See below for further information and links.

Youth

Pick up a Summer Reading Adventure Guide, earn prize packs and a grand prize at hourly reading levels, enter drawings and earn additional goodies!

For more information and age requirements: https://www.sspl.org/children/

Teen

Earn prizes at 10, 20, and 30 hours logged. There are 7 grand prizes up for grabs, and a Teen/YA book is provided to all that register, while supplies last.


For more information and grade requirements: https://www.sspl.org/teens/

Adult

For those aged 18 and above: with a space hero display, book guide, challenge list, and a tremendously amazing gift basket grand prize, there’s plenty to be excited about!

For more information: http://guides.sspl.org/2019summer/

NYS: Summer Reading

You can sign up for, and access your reading account from Beanstack (this link is also on our homepage).

Summer Reading in New York Libraries is supported by Federal Library Services and Technology Act funds, awarded to the New York State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Magic by Scott Jameson

Date: Wednesday, August 21
Time: 11:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Join magician and juggler, Scott Jameson for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the very edge of your seat. Stick around for free ice cream after! Free tickets are available at the Children's Room desk.

Documentary Film Screening of "Apollo 11"

Date: Saturday, August 24
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Come watch the Apollo 11 Documentary. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required. (If this film is not available, another documentary will be shown)