Summer Reading Club

Summer Reading 2020: Imagine Your Story 
   
Summer has arrived at the Chester County and the Henrietta Hankin Branch! We've planned an exciting Virtual Summer, and we've got something for everyone. Registration begins on June 15th, and you are invited to join today. You'll find information about Virtual Summer Reading for every age group below. You may also find and register for Virtual Programs via the Calendar of Events. Get ready to Imagine Your Story!

Pre-Kindergarten Summer Reading
Imagine Your Story: Patch Power 2020 - Pre-K, for Pre-K children, encourages participants to read or listen to books for 30 minutes or more every day, all summer. You'll be able to record your reading accomplishments at our new website and depending on how many days you read, you'll earn a Bronze, Silver, or Gold Medal at the end of the summer! There's an app, too - you'll be able to record your reading anytime, any place! Participants will also have the opportunity to complete Missions to earn our new 2020 Patch Power patches! Complete independent activities and/or attend Virtual Programs for a total of three to earn each patch. Look for Virtual Programs in the Calendar of Events. There will be other surprises along the way. Sign up today for Imagine Your Story: Patch Power 2020 - Pre-K.

Kindergarten to Grade 5 Summer Reading
Imagine Your Story: Patch Power 2020 - K to Grade 5, for children entering Kindergarten through Grade 5, encourages participants to read or listen to books for 30 minutes or more everyday, all summer. You'll be able to record your reading accomplishments at our new website, and depending on how many days you read, earn a Bronze, Silver, or Gold Medal at the end of the summer! There's an app, too - you'll be able to record your reading anytime, any place. Participants will have the opportunity to complete Missions to earn the new 2020 Patch Power patches. Complete independent activities and/or atttend Virtual Programs for a total of three to earn each patch. Look for Virtual Programs in the calendar of events. There will be other surprises along the way! Sign up today for Imagine Your Story: Patch Power 2020 - K to Grade 5.

Teen Summer Reading - Grades 6 and Up
Imagine Your Story: Teen Summer Reading 2020, for students entering Grade 6 and up, encourages participants to read for 60 minutes or more everyday, all summer. You'll be able to record your reading accomplishments through our new website. There's an app, too - you'll be able to record youre reading anytime, anyplace. Depending on how many days you read, you'll earn a special Grand Prize at the end of the summer. You'll also have the opportunity to complete Missions to earn mini-buttons with several fun themes, and there will be other surprises along the way! Remember to check out the Virtual Teen Programs via the Calendar of Events. You'll have until August 16th to read, so sign up today for Imagine Your Story: Teen Summer Reading 2020.

Adult Summer Reading 2020
Imagine Your Story: Adult Summer Reading 2020 is designed for adults age 18 & up to encourage life-long reading habits. Earn 100 points for every book, eBook, or audiobook you read/listen to. You can also earn points by completing Missions (10 points for every activity in the mission) and minigames (25 points each). Look for Virtual Programs via the Calendar of Events. Earn 800 points and you'll automatically be entered in the drawing for a Grand Prize! Once you've earned 1000 points you'll recieve a completion certificate you can print and share. You can record your reading using our website or app. Parents - there's an option to register as a fmaily so that you can record your children's reading and monitor accounts. Register today for Imagine Your Story: Adult Summer Reading 2020.

Summer Reading for Children Under Three
Your child under 3 years of age shouldn't feel left out this summer! 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is the perfect summer program for children under 3! Reading together helps children develop important pre-reading skills that provide a solid foundation for learning to read, a key to learning and school sucess. Research has shown that children who listen to stories and look at printed materials from an early age will be more accomplished readers. Plus, sharing stories is fun! Sign up today and read 1000 books this summer to recieve a special prize. Then, keep on reading!