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, April 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tesson Ferry Branch

Navigating the world of buying a used car can be difficult: no one wants to get stuck with a lemon! Learn how to get started, questions to ask the seller, and more. Also learn how the library can help if you do need to make minor repairs.
Ages 12-18. Auditorium. Registration required.

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
Florissant Valley Branch

Enjoy a basic yoga class to relieve stress. Beginners welcome. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat or beach towel. Ages 12-Adult.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:30am
Daniel Boone Branch

Take an ACT practice test administered by an official proctor. Students must bring two #2 pencils and a calculator. Test will take approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Results will be emailed to students.
Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 4:00pm
Eureka Hills Branch

Whether you love to cook or are just learning how, come in to learn some new techniques, get helpful hints, and try some tasty treats. Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 4:30pm
Florissant Valley Branch

Now that you have seen the play, you can write your own. After viewing a 50-minute performance of "Antony and Cleopatra" designed for young audiences, our teaching actors will help you build your literacy skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. You will use the themes from "Antony and Cleopatra" to create a mini-play in your own words during the four session workshop. Ages 11-14. Registration required. Must sign up for all four sessions.

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 5:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

We offer strategies and techniques for the most effective test taking and tips for homework success in a safe and supportive environment. One-on-one tutoring will not be provided.
Grades 4-8. Registration Required.

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 6:30pm
Thornhill 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, May 4, 2015 - 7:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

Join our prestigious chess club and enjoy an hour of critical thinking and reasoning!
Ages 8 and above. Registration required.

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 7:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

We offer strategies and techniques for the most effective test taking and tips for homework success in a safe and supportive environment. One-on-one tutoring will not be provided.
Grades 9-12. Registration Required.

TAG
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm
Natural Bridge Branch

Get involved at your library and earn community service hours by joining the Teen Advisory Group. TAG gives teens an opportunity to voice what materials and programs they want at the library. For more info on teen volunteering and becoming a TAG member, visit the Natural Bridge Branch or call (314)994-3300. Grades 6-12.

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