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Summer Reading For All Ages

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Summer Reading for Kids

Booked Solid logoThe sun is warm and school is out - you know what that means! It’s time for Summer Reading at the WPL! This year the Children’s Room has two fantastic new programs so kids of all ages (babies included!) can join in the fun. Please call or stop by the Children’s Room with any questions. We look forward to seeing you this summer!

Rookie Readers: A Family Read-Together Program Just for Preschoolers
Get off the bench and learn to love reading with some of your favorite characters!

Booked Solid: A Summer Reading Program for Students Entering Grades 1-6
Join us for a summer program that is BOOKED SOLID with challenging riddles, games, brainteasers, and of course, reading!

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Summer Reading for Teens


Read ‘Em and Eat:

A Summer Reading Program for Adults 18 Years and Older

Kick back this summer with a good book and you will have the chance to treat yourself to one of Wallingford’s great restaurants! Pick up entry forms from the Information Desk beginning June 30th.

All you have to do is read or listen to a book and fill out an entry form to be eligible to win a $25.00 gift certificate to a local restaurant. Drawings will be held every two weeks beginning July 10th through September 4th. Read ‘Em and Eat aprons and other prizes will be given away at food-themed programs throughout the summer. A $50.00 grand prize gift certificate to one of the participating restaurants will be awarded at the conclusion of the program.

Read ‘Em and Eat this summer, and good luck everyone!

Drawing Dates

July 10th
July 24th
August 7th
August 21st
September 4th
Grand Prize Drawing September 10th

Participating Restaurants

The Eatery
Kender’s Indian Palace
Library Bistro & Café
Los Mariachis
Sirinan’s Thai & Japanese

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