Play the Summer Reading Game! Join us for Reading Takes You Everywhere. You’ll discover and explore new people, places, and things. Plus, win cool books and prizes. The all-ages game is fun, free, and easy to play. Share your summer reading fun on social media using the hashtag #AclSummer2018.
Visit any AC Library location to play with a game board. Can’t make it to the library? Visit summer.aclibrary.org to play online from June 1 - August 31.
Game boards are available now until August 4 at this location:
- Dublin Library
Game boards are available now until August 11 at these locations:
- Albany Library
- Alameda County Library Bookmobile
- Castro Valley Library
- Centerville Library
- Fremont Main Library
- Irvington Library
- Newark Library
- Niles Library
- REACH Ashland Youth Center
- San Lorenzo Library
- Union City Library
Kids, teens, and adults who play and complete the game will be entered into a drawing to win the following grand prizes. The drawings will take place at the end of the summer.
- Gaston Plush (Pre-readers)
- World Globe (Children)
- Google Home Mini (Teen)
- 24-Hour Emergency Grab & Go (Adult)
- Summer reading helps children and teens avoid summer learning loss. Summer learning loss is the loss of academic knowledge and skills over the summer.
- Research shows that students who read over the summer return to school better equipped to continue with their studies.
- Enjoy a fun and free family activity.
- Get to know your local community and library.
- Enjoy reading for pleasure.
- Find a new hobby or interest.
THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:
This program is presented by the Alameda County Library and the Alameda County Library Foundation. Other sponsors include:
- Fremont Bank Foundation
- Kinder Morgan Foundation
- Hjordis Fox
- Chabot Space & Science Center
- Lawrence Hall of Science
- Oakland A’s