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, May 5, 2015 - 6:00pm
Prairie Commons Branch

Crazy about Minecraft? Come and explore the amazing world of Minecraft with other teens. We welcome players of all skills, no experience necessary.
Ages 12-16. Registration required. Computer classroom.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
Mid-County Branch

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

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

Come and learn tips and tricks on how to protect your online reputation. What do your social networking profiles, pictures, or posts say about you? Did you know it could affect your job prospects, college admissions, and military recruitment?
Adults, teens and families. Registration requested.

Wednesday, May 6, 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.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
Florissant Valley Branch

The Florissant Valley Branch is looking for a small group of teens to assist with programming offered this summer. You will need to complete a volunteer application and attend one of these training session to be eligible.
Ages 12-17. Registration required.

Thursday, May 7, 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 7, 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, May 8, 2015 - 3:30pm

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 learn from their techniques. Snacks provided. Ages 14-18.

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 4:00pm
Natural Bridge Branch

Come have fun building with LEGOs. We will provide the LEGOs; you provide the creativity! LEGOs will be provided and are not to be taken home. Grades 1-8. Registration required.

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 6:30pm
Tesson Ferry Branch

Meet with Stormtoopers and other members of the 501st Legion you will. Forget your camera do not. Watch "Star Wars: A New Hope" and answer trivia questions. Creative you must be to make your craft. May the Force be with you! Padwans under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Refreshments provided. All ages. Auditorium.

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