Build a Better World is for readers age 11 and younger. Children receive prizes for reading or listening to stories at levels of 5, 15 and 30 hours. Awards include the S.C. Reading Medal, passes to local attractions, karate lessons and branch grand prizes. Enjoy nearly 700 programs that include live animals, storytellers, music and other exciting events.
Summer Reading for Babies is for pre-readers with activity sheets designed for caregivers and babies. Turn it in to win a board book and a free tote bag.
Build a Better World Reading Contest is for students entering grades 6-12. Read anything you like, and win cool prizes, free food, passes to local attractions and gift cards. There will be weekly prize drawings, grand prize drawings and rewards for reaching your reading goal. The more you read, the more you can win!
Seamless Summer Feeding Program
CCPL will serve free breakfast to children in need this summer through its participation in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program run by the Charleston County School District. There is no approval process required for participants to redeem free breakfast. Click here to learn more and view the branch schedule.
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