Alhambra Civic Center Library

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Summer Reading 2019: A Universe of Stories!

Universe of Stories

Celebrate a Universe of Stories at the Alhambra Library!

Summer Reading 2019:  June 10th - July 28th


Book Rocket

Adult Program: Adults ages 18+ sign up for Summer Reading and earn great prizes! Attend one of our many Summer Events and earn a ticket to win one of our end-of-summer giveaway prize baskets. You can register in Summer Reading Central on the 1st Floor of the library, or download the reading logs from home in English, Spanish, and Chinese

Prize Baskets include movie passes, gift cards to local businesses, a Los Angeles Arboretum membership, and the ever-poular "I Love My Library" basket (complete with your very own Summer Reading Shirt!). There are many incentives, so report your reading and attend an event for your chance to win! 


Astronaut reading

Teen Program: Teens ages 13-18, complete weekly reading goals to earn giveaways and opportunity tickets. Grand prize bundles will be given away at the end of the program! Earn extra opportunity tickets by attending special Teen Events every Thursday at 2pm during the program. Register in Summer Reading Central, or download and print a program log from home and get started today! 

Grand prize bundles for teens include an "Alchemist Prize Bundle", a "Bookworm Prize Bundle", a "Cinephile Prize Bundle", and a  "Music Enthusiast Prize Bundle". Stop by Summer Reading Central to check out all that you might win! 



Children's Program: Children ages 0-12 report 100 minutes of reading each week to earn a prize! Attend special Children's events* every Monday at 3:30pm! Register on the first floor of the Library, or download and print your reading log at home and bring it in to claim your weekly prize. 

*Wristbands are required for all children's events. Wristbands are handed out on a first-come, first-served basis each Monday beginning at 2pm. Programs cannot accommodate large groups such as summer camps or daycare centers. 



Thank you to our generous sponsors! 


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