2022 Kid's Summer Reading

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"Oceans of Possibilities"
Summer Reading Program for Kids 2022!
June 17 - August 24

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Summer Reading 2022 – Oceans of Possibilities  
Friday, June 17, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Help us kick off a great summer of reading activities!  Get an Activity Passport and visit all the stations at the kick-off. Check out our bubble dance party! There will also be balloon twisting, glitter tattoos, a petting zoo, Chet's Italian Ice, and an obstacle course designed the Newington Little League's Softball Team. Plus, receive your summer reading game board and starter kit! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

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How to Participate - 

The Children’s Department is offering a wonderful Summer Reading Program! This year Oceans of Possibilities is all ocean themed. 

  • Beginning on Friday, June 17, you can register online. Click on the registration button below. 
  • On Friday, June 17, a "Summer Reading Log* will be posted on the library’s website that can be printed from home.  Click on the bottom below to print your summer reading log. 
  • *If unable to print a Summer Reading Log from home, please contact the Children’s Department at 860-665-8720.
  • Complete various activities and move along the game board. Prizes will be earned along the way!  Also, you will earn entries for some special prize drawings!  Click here for the PRIZE SCHEDULE.
  • Be sure to register and print out the "Summer Reading Log" by clicking on the buttons below.

Check out the Children's Events page for program information.  

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The Summer Reading Programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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Governor's Reading Challenge

It’s that time of year to encourage students to participate in CONNECTICUT READS, the 2022 Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge! Click below for more information on how to participate.

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