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Summer Reading Program

Ennis Public Library
Summer Reading Program 2016


Summer Reading Requirements

K-6th Grade

      1.  REGISTER at the LIBRARY:

  • Children grades K-6 can register for the Summer Reading Program.
  • Get a library card for FREE, or renew the card you already have.  (Children MUST have their own card.   Parent applies for the card).

2.   Attend Cool Shows:

  • The Summer Reading Program starts June 7th.  Shows are held two times a day on Tuesdays and Thursdays for children in K-6th grades.  Younger children are encouraged to attend Wednesday programming.  
  • Sign in each time you arrive for a show.
  • Goal: 6 shows

3.   Read Books:

  • Use your library card to check out books from the library!
  • For every 10 minutes you read, color in a flag on the reading log.  (Reading logs are given out at the library.)
  • Turn in your completed reading logs before shows to have your name entered into the prize drawing done at the end of the show.
  • Last day to turn in reading lods is Tuesday, July 19th by 5 p.m.
  • Goal: Read 720 minutes

Goal:  Read 720 minutes

4.    Enjoy Rewards:

  • Read 1000 minutes to receive special recognition and trophy at the Awards Ceremony on Thursday, July 21st.
  • Read 720 minutes and attend 6 shows to receive recognition and an invitation to the End-of-Summer Water Party on Tuesday, July 26th!

*** To receive an invitation to the end-of-summer party, qualifying children must have their own valid (unexpired) library card and no outstanding fees or fines.***


  • Babies through Pre-K children are invited to attend “Pre-K Wednesday” shows at 10:00 am. 
  • Pre-K Wednesday Summer Reading Program begins June 18th
  • No registration is required.

Registration Form

June 2016 Summer Reading Program Calendar

July 2016 Summer Reading Program Calendar

Reading Logs

Pictures of 2016 Summer Reading Program