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Our ALL AGES summer reading program is returning on June 3, 2024! This year’s theme is Adventure Begins at Your Library and focuses on exploring, and all kinds of adventures.

Sign up is OPEN!
The first 100 people who sign up with receive a summer reading goody bag!

From June 3 to August 9, you’ll get themed book lists and matching activities, and you can win a prize at the end of summer by reviewing books. Materials will be available electronically, in large print, in braille, and in Spanish.

This year the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) is also providing several virtual events, including a kickoff party, live author talks, and online games!

Let the summer reading begin!

Events

2024 Summer Reading Events - All Events

A person holding a pole on a highwire of books moving in the sky.Monday, June 3 at 3:30 p.m. - Texas Kick Off Party
Join the Texas Talking Book Program for a little bit of fun and learn about how summer reading will work this year!
Zoom info: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89590840707 
One-tap mobile: +13462487799,,89590840707#
Dial-in number: 1-346-248-7799
Meeting ID: 895 9084 0707

Tuesday, June 11 at 4:30 p.m. - Kid's Choose Your Own Adventure
During this virtual event we will be playing a choose your own adventure game together in the land of dinosaurs. This event is designed for ages 8 and up. 
Zoom info: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81036228521 
One tap mobile: +13462487799,,81036228521#
Dial-in number: 346-248-7799
Meeting ID: 810 3622 8521

Saturday, June 15 at 11:00 a.m. - Kid's Escape Room
Join the Texas TBP librarians and other patrons to solve the NLS escape room together! This event is designed for ages 8 and up. There will be a separate one for adults.
Zoom info: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88290579384 
One tap mobile: +13462487799,,88290579384# 
Dial-in number: 346-248-7799 
Meeting ID: 882 9057 9384

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Book Lists

Activities

 

Review Your Books

Book Review Form

End of Summer Survey

End of Summer Survey Form

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FAQ's

Do I have to read from the book list?
No! You can read whatever you’d like.  

Do I need to track my reading time or number of books?
Nope. You can do that if you like to, but not for us.

How do I win a prize?
By writing a book review for us. Follow the guidelines posted on our website and in the emails you’ll receive this summer by signing up for the program. There is a limit of five reviews per person.  A winner will be chosen by random drawing. 1 review = 1 entry.

What is the prize?
New accessible board game.

Will you send me craft and activity supplies?
No. We will give you detailed instructions you can try out at home though.

Can I still participate in my local library’s summer reading program?
Of course! We encourage all the reading and all the fun you can get!

How do I get these books?
You can have us mail them or you can download them on BARD.

Can you help me with using Zoom?
Yes. Call us to get help at 1-800-252-9605.

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Page last modified: May 16, 2024