Each summer, hundreds of thousands of parents throughout Iowa are faced with the same old question: What do I do to keep my kids occupied this summer? The Carnegie-Stout Library has the answer: get them reading! Thanks to our generous sponsors, we have lots of great prizes to make it even more interesting! So, find yourself a good read and a comfortable spot, and start reading!
Dig Into Reading -- June 10 - August 9, 2013
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The State of Iowa is a member of the nationwide summer reading cooperative, the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP). Through this partnership, the Carnegie-Stout Library encourages children and teens to improve their reading skills by reading and using their public library.
How the Program Works
Special thanks to all of our sponsors:
Sign up at the library or online to receive your reading log. On the reading log each symbol is worth ½ hour of reading. Only one symbol can be colored in each day. For every 7 symbols or every 3.5 hours of reading you reach another level. One reading log per child.
Level 1 - Bag with coupons
Level 2 - Prize
Level 3 - Prize
Level 4 - Free book, enter drawing for grand prize and 1 free pool admission.
DuTrac, Texas Roadhouse, Crystal Lake Cave, Grand Harbor Water Park, River Lights 2nd Edition Bookstore, Naughty Dog Cafe & Coffee Bar, Accessorize Me, Beecher's Ice Cream and Yogurt, The Hanger, Chocolaterie Stam, Skate Country, Shot Tower Inn, Comic World, Donut Boy, National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium and Gift Shop, Jumpin' Janes, Big Apple Bagel, Yo So Sweet Yogurt Bar, Applebee's, Mindframe Theater, Red Robin, Dubuque Karate Club, HyVee, Dairy Queen, Walmart, Mystique Community Ice Center, Video Games Etc., and the Leisure Services Department – plus our Friends of the Library, for their continued support of our activities.