Summer Reading Challenge

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Summer Reading Challenge

June 5, 2023 - August 4, 2023

It’s back! The Chester County Library’s Summer Reading Challenge returns on June 5, 2023.

The Summer Reading Challenge is an annual event to encourage all of Chester County to read. Everyone from 0 to 99+ are invited to participate in this challenge. 

How do I participate?

1.) Register at your local library branch or on our new beanstack site: Those who stop by the library will receive a packet with a reading log and other goodies.

      Children 0 to 5 – read 10 books
      Ages 6+ – read 600 minutes ( 10 mins/day)

3.) When you have met the reading goal, come to the library to claim your prizes!

What prizes can I win?

All Children Who Finish will receive the following:

-Summer Reading Prize Medal*
-One Prize from the Toy Treasure Chest
-A Certificate of Completion
-A certificate for free ice cream from McDonald’s
-An entry into a prize drawing**

* 6 to 17 year-olds will receive a medal. 0-5 is given on a case by case basis.
There will be prize giveaways throughout the month of July.

The more you read, the better your chance is to win.

We will offer the following Grand Prizes:

1) Child who Reads the Most Minutes- $100 Gift Card and Lunch at an August Rotary Meeting

2) Teen who reads the Most Minutes – $100 Gift Card and Lunch at an August Rotary Meeting

3) Family Who Reads the Most Minutes- Free Weekend stay in cabin at Chester State Park and a Free Park Pass


June 5, 2023
August 4, 2023
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