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

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 7:00pm

Author Event - Ridley Pearson, "Kingdom Keepers: The Return"

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 4:30pm
Florissant Valley Branch

"Antony and Cleopatra" tells the epic, intriguing, and enchanting tale of a Roman general caught under the spell of history's most stunning and powerful queen. Will Marc Antony neglect his duties, his friends, and the empire he loves for a lavish and passionate life with his Cleopatra? Or will he remain committed to be a part of the backstabbing, political collective that now rules Rome? Adapted and directed by Tom Martin. Ages 10-18.

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
Natural Bridge 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. Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Tuesday, April 7, 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.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 6:00pm
Lewis and Clark Branch

Navigating the world of buying a used car can be one wants to get stuck with a lemon! Join us as we show where to get started, questions to ask the seller, and more. And learn how the library can you help if you do need to make minor repairs. Ages 12-17. Registration required.

Friday, April 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
Meramec Valley Branch

Engage in a theatrical approach to understanding poetry, prose, rhythm and sound. By playing with the language of the Bard, we will unlock the character clues and story details packed into some of Shakespeare's most popular plays. Presented by Shakespeare Festival St. Louis. Ages 11-15. Registration required.

Saturday, April 11, 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.

Monday, April 13, 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, April 13, 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, April 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
Sachs Branch

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.

© Copyright 2015. St. Louis County Library. All rights reserved. 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis MO. 314-994-3300 Contact Us