Summer reading club

Register beginning June 13

You can join the club online, or in person at the children's department in the library. Once you register, you are a club member! Members must read every day for 50 days to receive a medal. You can decide with your parents or caregivers how long to reach each day: 15 minutes, 30 minutes or even an hour!

Register online

Summer reading club illustration: Eight kids sitting together on a quilt, some are reading a book, one kid is eating an apple and another kid is on a laptop. There is a cat poking its head out of the quilt.

Summer reading club activities & events

SRC kickoff party in Civic Plaza

Friday, June 24, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Civic Plaza (outside the library)

Celebrate summer and sign up for this year's summer reading club! Stop by Civic Plaza to get your reading record, make a button and dance to some music! 

Medal ceremony at the library

Saturday, Sept. 10, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
City Library

Read every day for 50 days, collect stickers, then join us at the library to receive your medal! Check back later this summer for more details about this event. 

Summer reading recommendations

Specially curated selections from our librarians

Regularly updated lists of books, ebooks, magazines and more. These include physical items you can borrow from the library and digital items you can enjoy on your devices at home or on the go. Click on a book to learn more or choose your preferred format.

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Participate & win prizes

How do I participate?

Read every day for seven weeks to earn your own reading club medal! Pick up your reading record and welcome packet at the children's department or register online beginning June 13.

You'll earn a sticker to add to your reading record for each week you read. Come into the library for your weekly sticker, starting July 2.

Win prizes!

Summer Reading Club members can enter a weekly prize draw! Beginning July 2, stop into the library and enter to win a gift card to Kidsbooks or the grand prize: a family pass to MONOVA! Check the library calendar regularly to find SRC programs like a drawing workshop with this year's illustrator, Elaine Chen!

If you have a question, ask us or call 604-998-3450

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