Fizz, Boom, Read! Summer Reading for Ages 3 to 12

Summer Reading robot, scientist and kids

Take the Book Quest to earn even more prizes!

  • Ages 3 to 12

Learn about the periodic table while you indulge in your favorite books. Read a book from each of the 10 genres listed in your Summer Reading Event Calendar and write the title next to the appropriate element category.

  • Drop by the Children's Desk to chat with a librarian and receive a prize after reading 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10 genres. Complete all 10 and receive a book to keep!
  • The Book Quest begins June 1, 2014 and must be returned to the Children’s Department by Thursday, August 21, 2014 to receive a prize. 
  • Check out our genre booklists for reading suggestions!
  • Need additional Book Quest pages? Download the pdf located at the bottom of this page!

Your Summer Reading adventure starts here!

Stop at the Children's Desk to pick up your Summer Reading Events Calendar, complete with Book Quest & Pizza Party logs OR download as a pdf (attached at the bottom of the page) to get started today!

Fizz, Boom, Read!

  • Ages 3 to 12

Earn a ticket for every day that you read a minimum of 20 minutes. Log on to our website to keep track of each day that you read!

  • Registration begins Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
  • Start tracking your reading on Sunday, June 1, 2014.
  • Read 3 weeks (21 days) in a row and receive 25 extra tickets!
  • Check-ins end 30 minutes before the library closes.

Check in at the library to receive your tickets and place them in the prize drawing box of your choice. Prize winners are selected at random, but the more days you read, the more tickets you will have in your chosen box! The first weekly prize drawing will be on Thursday, June 19.

The last day to check in for tickets will be Wednesday, August 20. The final prize drawing will be on Thursday, August 21

Ages 3 to 12 Register Here     Ages 3 to 12 Log Your Reading