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, May 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
Thornhill Branch

Cooperate and dominate your fellow teens on the PS3, Xbox 360, Kinect and Wii. There is safety in numbers so feel free to bring friends. All games are rated Teen and under. Ages 12-18. Auditorium

Thursday, May 21, 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).

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tesson Ferry Branch

Gather your friends as you battle against each other over the computers in a variety of games.
Ages 12-18. Registration required. Limit 12. Computer Lab.

Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:30am
Thornhill Branch

Chess is one of the oldest and most complex games of all time. It's a fascinating game of reason and logic, where you win by out-thinking, out-planning, and out-smarting your opponent. Bring your chess board and enjoy playing chess with others at the Thornhill Branch. The chess club will meet the second and fourth Saturday of every month. Ages 8-Adult.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 2:00pm
Sachs Branch

Interested in volunteering at the Sachs Branch over the summer? We are looking for a group of teens to assist with the summer reading club, various programs and other duties. You will need to complete a volunteer application before signing up for one of the mandatory training sessions which will provide you with the knowledge to become an all-star volunteer.
Going into grades 7-12. Registration required.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 6:00pm
Natural Bridge Branch

Get your game on! This monthly program features video games for Wii and XBOX 360 consoles as well as classic board games. All skill levels welcome. Ages 10-18.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 7:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

Play Wheel of Fortune with an all-new twist! Spin the wheel and challenge your friends to solve the puzzle.
Ages 12-17. Registration Required.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
Grand Glaize Branch

Do you want to be more involved with the library? Join TAG and have a say in the library as well as meet new friends. Ages 12-17. Room 1.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 7:00pm
Grand Glaize Branch

Teens and tweens lead the book discussion meeting. This month's book selection is "The Ascendant" by Drew Chapman. The book is available one month prior to the discussion at the Grand Glaize Branch. Ages 11-15. Registration required. Room 1.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 7:00pm
Oak Bend Branch

Want to explore the epic world of Minecraft? Teens of all skill levels are invited to participate in a multiplayer Minecraft gaming experience! Grades 6-12. Registration required.

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