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

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

Etiquette maven Emily Post may not be required reading in school, but no teenager wants to make the wrong social move. Sharpen your etiquette skills with Mrs. Dina Patterson, etiquette expert; she will cover topics like making introductions, basic phone skills, texting dos and don'ts, and the proper way to borrow from friends.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 4:00pm
Mid-County Branch

Explore the amazing world of Minecraft in the library's computer lab.
Ages 8-14. Registration required.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 6:30pm
Indian Trails Branch

Join us for an energetic, upbeat aerobics class that is going to get you moving! This workout is perfect for everyone at any fitness level. Workout and tone your entire body doing low and high impact moves.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 7:00pm
Bridgeton Trails Branch

Play games and meet new friends from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Bring your own game or play one of ours. Grades 6-12. The gaming takes place in the teen area of the branch.

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 7:00pm
Jamestown Bluffs Branch

Crazy about Minecraft? We welcome players of all skills, no experience necessary. Ages 12-18. Registration required. Auditorium.

Thursday, January 8, 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, January 9, 2015 - 6:30pm
Meramec Valley Branch

Etiquette maven Emily Post may not be required reading in school, but no teenager wants to make the wrong social move. Sharpen your etiquette skills with Mrs. Dina Patterson, etiquette expert; topics include making introductions, basic phone skills, texting dos and don'ts, and the proper way to borrow from friends. Registration required.

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tesson Ferry Branch

Level up for a night of old school video games. We will be playing games on five different systems made before you were even born. Can you beat your friends at these games from the past?
Ages 12-18. Registration required. Auditorium.

Saturday, January 10, 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 9-12. Registration required.

Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 10:00am
Grand Glaize Branch

A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces a battle with the invading king's successor and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom, and perhaps to Maleficent's true happiness as well. MPAA rating: PG. Running time: 97 min. All ages. Room 1.

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