If you have a young reader at home, there are still a few days left to finish up the TD Summer Reading Club program. We’ll be drawing for the Grand Prize (the wonderful basket above), and smaller prizes late next week, so make sure to come in and get the last of your penguins, stickers, ballots, and more. After that, we’ll be finished for another year.
If you’ve been enjoying the library this summer by participating in reading programs or activities, we’d love to hear from you! Take a few minutes to drop by the library to fill out a quick survey, or do it right now by clicking on this link! It’s easy, and fun.
Next week is one of the most popular and fun weeks at the library….it’s the first Book Bucks Spending Week! All of our teen readers have been madly reading and collecting in hopes of scoring something fun to purchase with their Book Bucks. We’re getting all of the items ready and cloaking them in secret behind a window cover, just to keep prying eyes from seeing too much too soon.
If you have teen readers who have some book bucks to spend, they can drop in any day next week that we’re open and spend, spend, spend! But don’t worry…if they can’t be here next week, they can drop in during the week of September 5 – 10 to make their purchases. We think this is going to be a very popular event this year!
Don’t forget, you still have time to get tickets at the library for tomorrow’s show at the Carleton Place Town Hall Auditorium for RYNESTONE. Tomorrow, you’ll have to spend $4 each at the door, so get here before 8pm!
We’re doing it again….Adult Summer Reading! Don’t just let the kids have fun this summer, sign up for Adult Summer Reading right now and maximize your chances of winning a great prize!
HOW DOES IT WORK?
All you have to do is come in and ask for the Adult Summer Reading Kit! Our amazing staffer Caroline has put together some fabulous–and fun–kits for adults. Open it up here, or take it home to find out what’s inside. (Hint….there is a guide to the reading program, and a SCRATCH card!)
DO I HAVE TO READ CERTAIN BOOKS?
Yes…and no. We want you to read what you like this summer, but we also want to challenge you to get out of your comfort zone. So, the summer reading cards inside your kit will get you to do just that. Give it a try. The more you experiment, the more chances you’ll have at winning. And who doesn’t like winning?
WHAT CAN I WIN?
We have SO many fun things, from special Library vouchers, to gift cards, to a crazy amazing prize (shh….it’s a secret). With every book you read, you’ll have more chances at winning. Don’t stick with the same old-same old….try something new. You might be surprised!
Come in and pick up your kit today! It’s going to be a wild summer!
This summer, our Teen Summer Reading is taking off in a big way! We begin with our Teen “Take and Make” program. Each week, we’ll put out a new project/challenge/craft for teens to take home and have fun with. This week, we’re starting with an Instagram challenge.
And along with the challenge is a prize (this week we’re giving away a chocolate bundle). All your teen has to do is fill out a ballot, and they could win!
Today’s Instagram challenge is to take a photo of your #CoverCrush, and use the hashtag #CPlibrary so that we can find your photos! Our cover crush is Alyson Noel’s, UNRIVALED. Strawberries on a book cover? Come on!
If you don’t already follow us on Instagram, get over there now and click “FOLLOW”.