Galax-Carroll Regional Library

Summer Reading Program

How does the Summer Reading Program work?

INSTRUCTIONS

Step 1: Register   

This year we will have two registration options.

OPTION 1: Register online. Online registration will begin on Monday, June 7th.

OPTION 2: Come by the Galax or Carroll County Public Library, pick up a registration slip at the Summer Reading Program display, and submit at the Circulation Desk.

 

Step 2: Track Your Reading

Participants of all ages must track their reading with Entry Slips (for teens & adults) or Reading Logs (for kids).

For Teens & Adults: Fill out a Teen Entry Slip  or Adult Entry Slip (whether online or paper format) for every book you’ve read

  • A weekly drawing will be held every Monday at 12:00 p.m.
  • Entry forms will be removed after each weekly drawing and be saved for the grand prize drawing on Monday, July 26th.

For Kids (0-12): Fill out a Kids Reading Log (whether online or paper format) for every book you’ve read

  • For preschoolers, count the number of books that have been read to them.
  • If a child reads to another child the book read may be counted for both children.
  • A child must read at least 10 picture books or 3-5 chapter books in order to get a Prize Bag beginning July 26th.
    • After you complete one reading log, begin another online or pick up one at the library, Keep Reading!
  • Participate in FUN FREE events & WIN prizes!
  • Pick up a weekly Take & Make Kit from the library every other Monday, beginning June 14th.
  • Logs MUST be turned in by 5:00 pm on Friday, July 23rd.
  • Come pick up your PRIZE BAG for all of your AWESOME reading this Summer!  Pick up your prize bag beginning July 26th. 

 

Step 3: PRIZES!!

  • Teen & Adult participants who fill out completed Entry Slips will be eligible for winning a weekly drawing held every Monday at 12:00 pm.
    • All Teen & Adult Entry Slips will be removed after each weekly drawing & be saved for the Grand Prize Drawings on Monday, July 26th.
  • Kids who have completed at least 1 reading log (with 10 picture books or 3-5 chapter books) will get an AWESOME PRIZE BAG!
  • Pick up your prize bag beginning July 26th.
  • Galax Public Library

    Galax Public Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276)236-2351
    Fax: (276) 236-5153

    Branch Manager : Jessi Campbell

  • Get in touch

    Galax-Carroll Regional Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276) 236-2351

    Regional Director:
    Trish Fore

    Assistant Regional Director:
    Sarah Largen

    Youth Services Coordinator:
    Angie LeNoir

  • Find us

    Carroll County Public Library
    101 Beaver Dam Road
    P.O. Box 1629
    Hillsville, Virginia 24343
    Business Office: (276) 728-2228
    Circulation Desk: (276) 728-3334
    Fax: (276) 728-3830

    Branch Manager: June Pike

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