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, 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.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 7:00pm
Daniel Boone Branch

Want to help plan teen Library programs? Then join Daniel Boone Teen Advisory Group (TAG) where you can earn volunteer hours, help test teen programs, share your opinions and ideas, and make new friends. Ages 12-18 TAG meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 7:00pm
Eureka Hills Branch

Make bananas into bongos, celery into a piano, or gummi worms into a game controller. MaKey MaKeys can turn anything into keys for your computer! Have fun trying out this invention kit for the 21st century. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 6:30pm
Bridgeton Trails Branch

Experience an introduction to the world of DNA and genetics with Saint Louis Science Center. Ages 10-15. Registration is required.
Room 1.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 6:30pm
Sachs 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 you the does 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! You must schedule yourself for both sessions.
Ages 12-18.. Registration required

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 6:00pm
Thornhill Branch

Cooperate and dominate your fellow teens on the PS3, Xbox 360, Kinect and Wii. There is safety in numbers so feel free to bring friends. All games are rated Teen and under. Ages 12-18. Auditorium

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 6:30pm
Grand Glaize Branch

Interested in making videos? Attend this four-session series to learn the process of script-writing, shooting footage, and editing.Teens will work together to create a quality video by the series end. Teens are encouraged to attend all four sessions. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 6:30pm
Oak Bend 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, February 19, 2015 - 7:00pm
Mid-County Branch

Do you love the library? Then come find out how you can make a difference! Through our Teen Advisory Group (TAG), you can make new friends, earn volunteer hours, help plan library programs and have a lot of fun. New people are always welcome. Ages 12-18.

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