Para los niños más pequeños de 0 a 4 años y sus cuidadores, a quienes les gustaría jugar el Juego de Lectura de verano completando actividades para ayudar a los niños a convertirse en lectores.
Earn prizes, discover exciting challenges, earn badges, and attend fun events for even more points at your local library.
1 point = 1 minute of reading
At 500 points
At 750 points
At 1000 points
Kids birth to 11 will be automatically entered into the Grand Prize drawing (which will take place August 2) for one of 20 family memberships to the Children's Museum of Phoenix, the Phoenix Zoo, the Phoenix Art Museum, the Heard Museum, or the Arizona Science Center.
Kids who earn at least 140 points in a week will be eligible for weekly drawing prizes.
Children and teens may earn up to $50 per person in $5 off fine reduction coupons during summer reading.Every 100 points earns $5 off. See library staff for details.
Badge secret codes
Attend programs, visit the library and more for badge secret codes that are worth points! See library staff for details.
Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for daily library news, features, and for bonus badge secret codes.
Para niños de 5 a 11 años que están listos para jugar el Juego de Lectura de verano contando cuántos minutos leen (o ellos fueron leídos).
Sign up today and log your reading minutes to be eligible for these and other drawings.
Para lectores de todas las edades que deseen jugar el Juego de Lectura de verano completando actividades de alfabetización.
Keep an eye on our calendar for summer programs you can attend virtually.
It's time for Storytime on IGTV. Watch storytime in your own home via Instagram. Grab your kiddos and get ready to sing, play and read.
Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at firstthingsfirst.org.
Track your progress, discover new favorites, complete online challenges, win prizes and more!
You will get to choose a free gently-used book to keep (Note: prize distribution is on hold at the moment until libraries reopen).
Log 140 minutes each week to be entered into weekly drawings for Changing Hands Bookstore gift cards.
Complete the reading game and you will get to select a free new book to keep!
Complete online challenges in the online game to earn extra points towards your goal.
Keep an eye out for secret codes in virtual programs, on social media, and more. Enter those secret codes in the online game and earn extra points towards your goal.
Congratulations! You've earned the "Visit the Library Website" badge!
Here is your secret code: cinderella.
Kids who don't read over the summer lose skills which puts them at a disadvantage when school starts back up again. Prevent this summer learning loss by participating in the summer reading program, by encouraging children to read 20 minutes every day and by modeling your own reading behavior. Reading isn't homework! Make it fun! Read what you want!
The summer reading game is for ALL ages! Join us. Read for you. Read to entertain yourself, educate yourself, and to help you get where you want to be. Need a place to start? Visit our Books page.
Yes! Younger children will enjoy following along with the paper gameboard. We recommend hanging them on the refrigerator or some other visible place so that kids stay excited about reaching their goal. Please see above for links to our printable gameboard.
The game runs from June 1 through August 15, 2020.
Yes! Visit your local library location and pick up a summer reading gameboard for your young reader or pre-reader. Play at home with the gameboard and bring it in for a library staff person to log your minutes for your child.