Kids' Summer Reading


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 Visit your library, get a library card, and participate in the annual Bookawocky summer library reading program,  June 10-August 12, 2017.



  • Pick up a Bookawocky Activity Card and complete 10 literacy activities to earn a completion reward and have your name added to the Library’s Wall of Fame. Open to children 0 to 11. One completion reward per child.
  • Complete the Read Write Draw activity by writing a review or drawing a picture about a book you read or listen to this summer . Bring your completed review to the library for a chance to win prizes, including: 
    • 4-packs of tickets to a Minnesota Twins “Reading All Stars” game. Games will be against the Toronto Blue Jays on either Friday September 15 , 7:10 pm OR Saturday September 16, 6:10 pm.
    • 4-packs of tickets to the Minnesota State Fair.
    • 4-packs of of tickets to Crayola Experience at MOA
  • Attend fun programs at the library.  
  • Branch events and programs guides: Hardwood Creek, Oakdale, Park Grove, R.H. Stafford, Valley, Wildwood 
  • Don't forget about our summer reading programs for teens and adults.

The Bookawocky Summer Reading Program is made possible by the cooperation of Washington County; Washington County Library; MELSA, the Metropolitan Library Service Agency, and the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund. Additional sponsors include KARE 11, the Minnesota State Fair, the Minnesota Twins, Crayola Experience, and the Star Tribune.