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Charleston County Public Library's summer reading program is for children ages 11 and younger. Enjoy this FREE program at any CCPL location from June 1 through July 31. Register online or at a CCPL branch, and keep track of points earned by reading or listening to a story. One page or one minute = one point. Earn prizes when you reach 300 points (5 hours), 900 points (15 hours) and 1800 points (30 hours). 

Students reading for school this summer may also count that as reading for CCPL simply by logging their progress through their online accounts. It's a win-win!

 
Helpful Summer Reading Links: 


Download the Summer Reading brochure


 
Find events near you I Storytime Schedule 

Reading recommendations I Download the Spanish brochure 

Summer Reading Prize Categories: 


5 hours/300 points
 ~
 reading certificate, bookmark and Charleston RiverDogs game pass. 

15 hours/900 points ~ S.C. Reading Medal, a community partner prize and an entry in the Charleston RiverDogs' 
Field of Dreams raffle.

30 hours/1800 points ~ entry in the Grand Prize Drawing, South Carolina Aquarium ticket, Sky Zone jump pass and a McDonald's Happy Meal coupon. 

Grand Prize Drawing 
Sixteen lucky winners, one from each branch, will receive an amazing package that includes prizes from all of our generous sponsors. 
Winners will be selected Aug. 1.

Summer Reading for Babies: 

Enjoy this free program designed especially for pre-readers to help build early literacy skills with simple, fun activities that parents and children can do together. Register and complete tasks to collect a board book and tote bag.
Learn why Summer Reading is so important: 


Build a Better World PSA in 
English and Spanish I Avoid the Summer Slide 

Summer Reading Sponsors: