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Summer Reading at KDL

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Summer reading starts June 4 this year and runs through Aug. 11.

Sign up online at READsquared starting June 1 or pick up a paper form at your nearest KDL branch. Log your summer reading activity and earn prizes!

Prizes will be available for pickup at your nearest KDL branch starting Tuesday, July 3. (If you finish earlier than that, please wait until July 3 to claim your prize.)

In addition, everyone who completes summer reading will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one of 10 iPad minis!

Reading Logs

Babies (Younger than Age 2)

Complete 24 activities based on the five early literacy practices that every child needs to get ready to read, listen and write. The prize for this program is a free book.

Log your baby's activities online or in print:

Youth (Ages 2-10)

Read at least 20 minutes a day for 30 days. The prize for this program is a free book and coupons (while supplies last) from various local businesses.

Log your reading online or in print:

Teen (ages 11-17)

Earn 500 points by reading (100 points per title), attending KDL programs (50 points per program; visit our Events page for our program listings) and/or completing recommended activities (25 points per activity). The prize for this program is a free book and coupons (while supplies last) from various local businesses.

Log your activities online or in print:

Adult (age 18 and older)

Earn 500 points by reading (100 points per title), attending KDL programs (50 points per program; visit our Events page for our program listings) and/or completing recommended activities (25 points per activity). The prize for this program is a Summer Reading at KDL bag.

2018 summer reading prize bag for adults

Log your activities online or in print:

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    Sponsors

    We thank our sponsors for their commitment to advancing literacy in the communities we serve and helping make this year’s summer reading program a great success! 

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