Summer Reading Club

TD Summer Reading Club 2018

This Summer will be jam packed with activities that play to the theme "Feed Your Passions" so join us for TD Summer Reading Club 2018! Summer Reading Club begins with our Kick Off Party on Saturday, June 23rd, 2018. 

This years Kick Off Party features a special guest! Our Mayor, Tammy Burke, will be attending the Kick Off Party and reading her favorite book and sharing what a day in the life of the Mayor is like! We will also have crafts, snacks, games, and face painting. The Kick Off Party is free to attend and fun for all!

Summer Reading Club officially starts on July 3, 2018 and runs until August 17, 2018. Every weekday from Monday to Friday (July 3rd through August 17th) there will be free, drop-in programs. Most programs will begin at 2:00 PM. Please check our Events page or Facebook for further details. The last day for log books to be stamped is Saturday, September 1st, 2018. The Grand Prize draw will take place on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018. 

Registration for the Summer Reading Club begins on Monday, June 18th, 2018. Babies, Children, and Youth are encouraged to come into the library with a guardian to sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club. They'll receive a free Summer Reading Club package including a reading log book, book mark, and stickers. When they register they can also sign up for a Free library card for June through September. 

Need more information on the Teen Summer Reading Challenge? Email Children's Programmer, Wanita Wickens, at wanita.armh@prl.ab.ca

Teen Summer Reading Challenge

Once again, we will be running a special Summer Reading Program JUST for teens! These activities will be for youth ages 11 through 17. Teen Takeover Programs take place every Thursday during July and August. We have some great activities planned including: Teen Nerf Night, and Escape Room, and Virtual Reality! Check out our Teen Event Page for all upcoming programs. All programs begin at 2:00 pm unless otherwise stated. 

Teens can also sign up to participate in a Teen Summer Challenge again this year! Challenge sheets, and Weekly Reading Sheets, will be available beginning on Monday, June 18th, 2018. Teens can begin registering on Monday, June 18th. When teens register for the Teen Summer Challenge they will get an activity sheet to complete, and can register for a free library card (valid from June-September). This year there will be a Challenge Sheet, as well as Weekly Reading Sheets to encourage teens to keep reading throughout the summer. 

Each completed square on the Teen Summer Challenge = one entry to the Grand Prize draw. Each returned Weekly Reading Sheet = one entry into that weeks weekly prize AND a bonus entry for the Grand Prize. One bonus entry for every returned Weekly Reading Sheet. 

Need more information on the Teen Summer Reading Challenge? Email Program Coordinator, Jessie Gerski, at programs@prl.ab.ca. 

Adult Book Bingo

Rocky Public Library will be having Adult Book Bingo during the summer as well. All adults 18+ can participate in Book Bingo! Stop by the library to grab your Bingo sheet beginning on June 1st, 2018. 

There are prizes to be won as well! 

For more information on any of the Summer Programs, please contact the Rocky Public Library.