Summer Reading Challenge
Register for the Summer Reading Challenge during the entire month of June!
Upon registering for the Torrington Library’s Summer Reading Challenge, each student will receive a summer reading packet which will include a library reading log.
In order to complete the challenge and receive raffle tickets to use at the End of Summer Reading Party, each student must:
Incentives will be provided for students who go above and beyond. For each addition 200 pages read a student will receive a raffle ticket to use at the End of Summer Reading Party.
Likewise, for every additional visit to the library the student will receive a raffle ticket to use at the End of Summer Reading Party. For example, if a student visits the library an extra four times, the students receives four more raffle tickets.
*For those who cannot attend the End of Summer Reading Party, raffle tickets will be distributed equally amongst the prizes so each student, present or not, will have a chance to win an awesome prize!
Summer Reading Events
Registration begins June 15th
Mod Podge Creations
Wednesday, July 1st from 4:00-5:00
Make some super awesome decorations using regular household items and giving them a little “kapow!” to make them look more awesome!
Superhero Pop Art
Tuesday, July 7th from 4:00-5:00
Create a “wow!” piece of artwork that looks like it came straight out of the comics!
DYI Super Hero Photo Blocks
Thursday, July 16th from 6:30-7:30
“Wham!” Make a cool looking photo block to display pics of you and your superhero buddies!
While the City Slept
Wednesday, July 22nd from 4:00-5:00
Create cityscape murals that look like they are straight out of a comic book or marvel movie! They will add that perfect “bam!” to your walls!
Tuesday, July 28th from 4:00-5:00
Get stylish and beat the heat with your new, super cool superhero shirt! Teens must provide a light colored tank or t-shirt!
Superhero Christmas Ornaments
Thursday, August 6th from 6:30-7:30
“Ahhh!” did someone say Christmas? Get ready early by creating sparkly, colorful, and powerful ornaments.
All events are free to attend for students entering into grades 7-12. Registration in required and limited.
To register call 860.489.6684 or complete the form below. You may register for multiple events at a time.
12 Daycoeton Place
Torrington, CT 06790
10:00am-6:00pm - Monday, Tuesday, Friday
10:00am-8:00pm - Wednesday and Thursday
10:00am-3:00pm - Saturday*
*10:00am-1:00pm - Saturdays in July and August