How It Works:

1. Sign up for the teen summer reading club starting May 12 at your local branch.

2. Keep track of your reading online or pick up a log sheet at any SLCL location. Books, magazines, graphic novels and audiobooks all count!

3. When you complete a level, visit a branch to collect your reward. 

The summer reading club ends Saturday, August 2. Prizes must be redeemed by Saturday, August 9.

 

Helpful links:

Online Registration

Teen Read Alert blog

 

Teen Summer Reading Club Events

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tesson Ferry Branch

Interested in making new friends? Want to help plan teen Library programs? Then join the Tesson Ferry Teen Advisory Group! Recommended for ages 12-18. Registration required.

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
Meramec Valley Branch

Ever loose your earbuds or get them all tangled? Make an earbud holder and several other useful items like a toaster pastry IPod cozy, or felt phone wallet plus learn CD weaving. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
Oak Bend Branch

Learn how to create and code your own games using Scratch. Presented by Code Red Education. Ages 9-14. Registration required.

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am
Thornhill Branch

Learn how to create and code your own games using Scratch. Presented by Code Red Education. Ages 9-14. Registration required.

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm
Natural Bridge Branch

Using beads, vinyl, and other materials, design a cool carrying case for your iPhone, mp3 player, or other gadget. Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm
Lewis and Clark Branch

Make bananas into bongos, celery into a piano, or gummi worms into a game controller. MaKey MaKeys can turn anything into keys for your computer! Have fun trying out this invention kit for the 21st century. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:30pm
Florissant Valley Branch

Attend this free six-week workshop to learn computer skills like word processing, internet safety and basic programming using Scratch software. The courses are designed for 4th-8th grade students. In order to complete the course and earn a free computer, KIDS MUST ATTEND EVERY CLASS. Upon graduation students will receive a computer, monitor and peripherals (Keyboard, mouse), audio speakers and a 4GB flash drive.

Presented by St. Louis Byte Works. Registration is required by calling 314-994-3300. You MUST call this number and speak to Customer Connect. Registration at the library is NOT allowed. Limited to 12 students (only one person per household may participate).

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:30pm
Daniel Boone Branch

This program will introduce teens to real-world engineering challenges by designing, building, and learning how to program an autonomous robot. Ages 10-17. Registration required.

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:30pm
Prairie Commons Branch

If your cooking skills are limited to cold cereal and pbj sandwiches, this class is for you.
Learn to cook a tasty and delicious meal from scratch with the help of Operation Food Search. Test your knife skills, learn how to properly read a recipe, and acquire other useful kitchen skills to help you become a Confident Cook.
Ages 12-18. Registration required. Auditorium

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sachs Branch

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Join us to knit, crochet or work on other fiber arts. Bring in a project you have already begun, start a new one, or share ideas and techniques with experienced knitters. Library staff members can provide assistance to beginners. Please bring your supplies.

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