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, February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sachs Branch

This month we will read "We Were Liars" by E. Lockhart. Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenage Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer. Copies of the book are available for checkout.
Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 2:00pm
Lewis and Clark Branch

Say "I Love You" with a valentine to make for your sweetheart! Registration requested. All ages.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 3:00pm
Oak Bend Branch

Stop in any time between 3:00 and 4:30 p.m. to get creative with an assortment of technology and art supplies. Bring your own project or use the materials provided to create an alcohol ink tile. Grades 6-12. Registration requested.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 3:30pm
Headquarters

Calling all teenage writers! Join us for a peer-led writing club where you can develop your work and receive feedback from like-minded teens. Improve your own writing by analyzing the work of your favorite authors and poets and learning from their techniques. Snacks provided. Ages 14-18.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 6:00pm
Thornhill Branch

It's that time of year that everyone loves NOT! Join us at the Thornhill Branch for an Anti-Valentine's Bash including Battle-tag, button making, and Duct tape. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
Meramec Valley Branch

Getting a job might not be as easy as it looks. What goes on a resume? What should you wear? How do you answer the question, "Why should I hire you?"Join Kathy Bernard, a career coach, in this two part workshop. The first session will cover constructing a resume, dressing for an interview, and questions asked during the interview. The second session will be a mock interview, so come dressed to impress and ready to get that dream job! Registration required.

Saturday, February 14, 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.

Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 2:00pm
Grand Glaize Branch

Join other RPG enthusiasts to play Pokemon or Yu-Gi-Oh. Bring 60 Pokemon cards or 40 Yu-Gi-Oh cards and a coin with you. Trading is allowed with parental permission.
Ages 7-18. Room 1.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 6:00pm
Natural Bridge 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.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 6:30pm
Bridgeton Trails Branch

Getting a job might not be as easy as it looks. What goes on a resume? What should I wear? How do you answer the question, "Why should I hire you?"Join Kathy Bernard, a career coach, in this two part workshop. The first session will give the dos and don'ts of constructing a resume, tips for dressing for an interview, and what kind of questions could be asked during the interview. The second session will be a mock interview, so come dressed to impress and ready to get that dream job! Grades 6-12. Registration is required. Room 1.

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