2019 Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party
Get ready to blast off!
The 2019 Summer Reading Club, A Universe of Stories, begins with an out of this world Kick-Off Party! Join us on Tuesday, May 28, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. With activities and events throughout the library, including the Pacers Fan Van and treats from the Frigid Frog, the Kick-Off Party will have something for everyone. The Lions Club is providing free vision screenings for children 18 months to 6 years old during the event, free of charge!
Reading logs for the Summer Reading Club will be available, and if you haven’t signed up yet it’s not too late!
The Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party is open to all, no tickets or registration required! We hope to see you there.
Summer Reading Club FAQ
How do I register for Summer Reading Club?
You can register online at PlainfieldLibrary.net/SummerReading or by visiting the Main Information Desk, or the information desks in the Children’s Room or Teen Central.
What books can I read for Summer Reading Club?
Any books! Library books, books from home, books you borrowed from a friend, books you found laying the street! You can also count audiobooks, e-books, comic books, and magazines! If your parents read to you, that counts too!
What do I have to do to win a prize?
Young children in the Early Lit challenge will complete a set of activities, such as singing, talking, reading, playing, and writing. Children in the Children’s Challenge will read in 20 minute increments. As children progress through these goals, they will receive raffle tickets. Additionally, children can earn tickets by attending Library programs over the summer.
Can I buy a Summer Reading Club t-shirt?
No. Summer Reading Club t-shirts will be awarded to participants ages birth through 5th grade when they have completed their challenges. T-shirts are only available while supplies last.
When will raffle winners be drawn?
Drawing of winners will take place Saturday, July 20. Winners will be notified by phone.
How do I earn raffle tickets?
Children earn raffle tickets for each level on their reading log completed, as well as for attending a library program.
When is the Completion Party?
The Completion Party for Kids and Teens will be Saturday, July 20. The Kids’ Party will be from 3-4 PM. The Teens’ Party will be from 5-8 PM.