New Bern-Craven County
Public Library

a member of the Craven-Pamlico-Carteret Regional Library System

2019 Children's
Summer Reading Program

A Universe of Stories

June 17-August 3, 2019

The Children's Summer Reading Program is for:

Birth-Age 5 -- Read-To-Me

Students who have completed grades K-5 --
Summer Reading Club

Registration begins Monday, June 17.

Each child will keep a reading record and is encouraged to read 20 minutes per day. Time spent reading should be recorded by coloring each 20 minute increment.
(Reading records below are printable PDFs)

Reading Record
Summer Reading Club
 Reading Record

Children may read any books on their reading level.
Children who are not yet reading independently
may be read to by another reader.

All reading records must be turned in to the library by Saturday, August 3.

Each participating child that turns in a reading record by the deadline will receive a reading certificate.

Children who complete at least 20 hours of reading and turn in their reading records by the deadline will receive a free book (while supplies last).

Join us throughout the summer for a variety of
Children's Activities and
Activities for All Ages.
Registration is required for
most activities.

For more information or to register for Summer Reading activities, contact the Youth Services Department in person, by phone: 252-638-7815, or by e-mail:

(Children may participate in the Summer Reading Program without attending any storytimes, sessions, or special events.)

Summer Reading Program Home Page

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