Summer Reading Club

2018 Teen Summer Reading Club: Libraries Rock!

June 4 - August 12

  • The Teen Summer Reading Club is for students entering Grades 6-12. 

  • Beginning June 4th, pick up your Summer Reading Record in the Teen Zone or Children's Department.

  • Try to read every day for at least 60 minutes from June 4th to August 12th.

  • On your Reading Record, cross off one square for every day that you read or listen to books for at least 60 minutes, or complete one of the suggested activities.

  • If you don't care to complete one of the activities, you can read for at least 60 minutes and cross off that square.

  • Bring your Reading Record to the library so a librarian can check it. You'll earn a prize for every 20 squares that are crossed off.

Teen Events

You must register online for all events. You can register 3 weeks prior to the event.

The Magic of Ran'd Shine
Friday, June 22nd, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Magician Ran'd Shine has wowed audiences all over the world for more than a decade. Join us to watch his amazing magic show, and learn a few tricks youself. Please register online.

Scavenger Hunt
Friday, June 29th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Storytime Room, Chester County Library
Are you good at following clues to find hidden stuff? Come to the library and get your loot! Please register online.

Make Cards for Hospitalized Kids
Friday, July 6th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Channel your inner artist to create hand-made greeting cards for kids in hospitals and Ronald McDonald Houses around the country! If you need to do community service for graduation, National Honor Society or Scouts, keep in mind that this event counts as 1.5 service hours. Please register online.

Oreo Cookie Taste-Off
Friday, July 13th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Double Stuf, Birthday Cake, Red Velvet, Heads or Tails...the varieties are endless! Join our feeding frenzy and rank the Oreo Cookie flavors, from "Gotta have it" to "No thank you." Please register online.

Book Bingo
Friday, July 20th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Did someone say free books? When you play Book Bingo, you win books as prizes! Please register online.

Make Kindness Rocks
Friday, July 27th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Join this national movement, and brighten someone's day with a kindness rock! Write a positive message with colorful paints on a small rock that will be placed randomly in the community. To learn more about this phenomenon, go to https://www.thekindnessrocksproject.comPlease register online.

Yoga Class
Friday, August 3rd, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
Learn the basics of yoga and how it can benefit you physically and mentally! Please dress in comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat. Please register online.

Movie Night
Friday, August 10th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Struble Room, Chester County Library
We're showing "Black Panther," starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o. T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically-advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T'Challa's father's mistake. Rated PG-13. Please register online.