Summer Reading 2021

Kids in Grades K – 6:

  • Sign up at scrantonlibrary.readsquared.com starting June 28th.
  • Read 30 minutes a day for 7 weeks (or 1470 minutes in 7 weeks in whatever chunks of time work for you).
  • Collect your mystery ticket for a prize at the beginning, middle, and end of the program. Readsquared will tell you when you’ve earned a ticket. Pick them up at the library in the Children’s Department to find out what prize you’ve earned!
  • Stop by the library starting on June 28th to pick up your Library BINGO card! Each card contains missions you need to complete in order to earn a raffle ticket for our grand prize. Once you’ve completed a card, come back to the library to fill out your raffle ticket!
  • Missions include things like helping your parents make dinner, working in the garden, and cleaning up the neighborhood.
  • We are excited to announce that our grand prize for our K-6 program this summer is a LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox! Bring your LEGO® creations to life with the new LEGO BOOST Creative Toolbox—a fun and easy way for your builder to learn the basics of coding, engineering, and robotics. Simply choose one of the 5 models available with the BOOST set, download the free, easy-to-use app and you’re ready to go! 

For Pre-readers ages 3 and up:

  • Sign up at scrantonlibrary.readsquared.com starting June 28th or come to the library to pick up a paper log.
  • Read 10 books a week for 7 weeks.
  • Collect your mystery ticket for a prize at the beginning, middle, and end of the program. Readsquared will tell you when you’ve earned a ticket. Pick them up at the library in the Children’s Department to find out what prize you’ve earned!
  • Stop by the library starting on June 28th to pick up your Library BINGO card! Each card contains missions you need to complete in order to earn a raffle ticket for our grand prize. Once you’ve completed a card, come back to the library to fill out your raffle ticket!
  • Missions include things like helping your parents make dinner, working in the garden, and cleaning up the neighborhood.
  • We are excited to announce that our grand prize for our Pre-K program this summer is a KidzLane Floor Piano Mag (6 ft)!
    Skip and hop on the colorful keys to make some music! With a full 6 feet of touch-sensitive keys and a selection of 8 different instrumental sounds, you can play almost any song you like – if your feet are fast enough!