Kids Summer Program 2017 - Reading Program and Events Calendar

Welcome to the Kids Summer Program: 

             Build A Better World!
Sign up and log your reading minutes HERE!
Check out our Summer Events Calendar by clicking HERE!
Here is how our summer program works this year:
-The program begins on Monday, June 26 and ends on Saturday, August 12.  All prizes must be picked up by Saturday, August 12 before 11:30am.
-Children ages birth through entering grade 5 may participate. There is also a Teen program and even an Adult Summer Reading Program!
-Sign up online at
-You may register individually, or a parent/guardian/provider may register for you.  Families can register together!
-Save your login name and password! If you lose your login information, call the library at 401-333-2552 extension 3 and we can help you.
-It’s all about minutes! We will be counting the number of minutes read, 20 minutes at a time.  Any reading you do is fantastic: books, magazines, audiobooks, someone reading to you, or you reading to someone else!
-For every 20 minutes of reading that you do, you will earn 20 points.
-You can log your minutes from anywhere, even if you are on vacation. You can also come to the library and use the library computers to log your minutes.
-You can earn up to 900 points through reading over the summer!  Come to the library during certain hours to shop at our “Library Store” for small prizes, or spend your points on a donation option to help us support the children of war-torn Syria!
-As you visit the "Library Store" throughout the 6 week program, pick up your free/discounted admission coupons to fun places across Rhode Island!
-The Library Store opens on Wednesday, July 5 and will be open through Saturday, August 12.
The Library Store Schedule is:
Monday through Thursday from:  9:30-11:30am, 2:00-4:00pm, and 5:30-7:30pm
Fridays from 9:30-11:30am and 2:00-4:00pm
Saturdays from 9:30-11:30am
-Complete missions and other fun activities to earn raffle tickets for some cool prizes!
-Anyone who completes 900 minutes (15 hours) of reading by Saturday, August 12 will complete our program and get to choose a free book. You can keep logging your reading through the first day of school though, and your awesome work will be shared with your schools!  
-Don't forget to pick up your prizes from our Library Store by Saturday, August 12 before 11:30am!

-Don't forget about all our fun activities this summer.
Check out our Summer Events Calendar HERE!