Frequently Asked Questions about Summer Reading Program
Question: Do I have to sign up for the Summer Reading Program to attend events?
Answer: No, Library events are free and open for everyone. However, some programs are for specific age groups.
Question: Do I have to read library books?
Answer: No, any book, magazine, newspaper or even web page can be counted.
Question: Can I count audio books?
Answer: Sorry, but audio books do not count unless you follow along in the book.
Question: Do I have to have a library card to participate in the Summer Reading Program?
Answer: No, having a library card is not necessary to join. However, we encourage you to get one and take advantage of all the free materials and services we offer.
Question: My child doesn't read. Can he/she participate?
Answer: Anything the child reads or has read to him/her counts toward 500 minutes.
Question: If I read to my child can the minutes count for both of us?