Summer Reading Program 2018

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Summer Checklist:

  1. Register for the summer reading program!  

    Babies  Children  Teen  Adult
  2. Earn incentives and prize opportunities for your reading!

  3. Attend fun and engaging programs!

  4. Thank our wonderful sponsors!

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Find out about each program

Registration for events with limited space begins May 15th.  An asterisk following the event title denotes required registration. 

Click on the correct age group below to begin.


Summer Reading Program Booklet

Download the 2018 Summer Reading Booklet (link below) with a calendar of events and summer reading info.  These are also available to pick up at the library while supplies last!

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Reading and Registering


Register for your program online or at the just takes a couple minutes! 

Registration begins May 15 online and at the library.  The last day to register is June 29, either in person or online. 

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Online Registration


Pick up your reading log at the library June 4 or after to start recording your reading time.
Read the number of designated minutes for 28 days or more, and you will complete the reading program. Stop in the library for 7-day incentives and chances to win!  July 27 is the deadline for reading, turning in your reading log, and receiving incentives or entering prize drawings.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Viola McMorris Summer Reading Endowment
Dairy Queen
Independence Public Library Foundation
Friends of the Independence Public Library
Bill's Pizza and Smokehouse
Burger King

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