Summer reading club


You can join the club in person at the children's department in the library or online any time. In-person registration at the library opens June 10. 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 read each day: 15 minutes, 30 minutes or even an hour!

Register online

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Summer reading club activities & events

Kick-off party at the library

Thursday, June 20, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
City Library

Jumpstart your summer reading with a fun, festive party in Civic Plaza! Pick up your reading record and stay for music, games and prizes! All are welcome.

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Medal ceremony at the library

Saturday, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 
City Library

Join us for free music, popcorn and games on the plaza as we celebrate a summer of reading! All Summer Reading Club participants are invited to City Library's medal ceremony. Bring your completed reading record to earn your final stickers and medal. Younger Read-to-Me Club members will receive a book prize!


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.

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.

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 June 29.

Win prizes!

Summer Reading Club members can enter a weekly prize draw! Beginning June 29, stop into the library and enter to win a gift card to Kidsbooks. More prizes will be announced soon! Check the library calendar regularly to find SRC programs all summer long.

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

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