Children's Summer Reading Program Signup

Sunday, June 24, 2018
Mount Pleasant Public Library

Event Details

Click here to sign up for our 2018 Summer Reading Program. 

  • Pre-readers participate by having books read to them.
  • Readers in Pre-K through 4thgrade.


Sign Up:  Begins June 4.   Sign up for reading program and Kick-off Event.

Kick-Off: Friday, June 22 at 1:00pm or 2:30 pm, your choice, to see "The National Circus Project" (see below).

Reporting: June 25 through August 3

 HOW? (Choose one)

  1. In person: at the Main Library in Pleasantville or the Branch Library in Valhalla.
  2. By phone:  (914) 769-0548 x3 (Main Library) or (914) 741-0276 (Branch Library).
  3. Online: Register here starting June 4th

Kick-Off Program (June 22) Main Library: "The National Circus Project"  

There will be two shows and sign up is required:

Click here to register for the 1:00pm show

Click here to register for the 2:30pm show. 


  • Drawstring Backpack – Get a backpack when you sign up (while supplies last).
  • Timed Reading Record – Each child will be given a reading record with stickers. Time spent reading should be recorded by adding a mini sticker for each 30 minute increment.
  • Collect Trading Cards – Get a Pete the Cat trading card each time you visit the library.
  • Prizes – T-shirts, toys, books, and more will be raffled off weekly. Get a raffle ticket each time you visit the library and have added a new sticker(s) to your reading record for reading 30 minutes or more.
  • Grand Prize Raffle – You may win a Kindle Fire kid’s edition! The more you read the more chances you’ll have to win.

Other exciting events this summer include:

  • Lego Building Workshop (Wed. July 11)
  • "Dinosaurs Rock" dig for real fossils (Wed. July 25)
  • Maritime Aquarium: "Meet the Animals" (Meet the Animals" (Wed. July 18)
  • Tom Sieling family concert "Take a Tromp through the Swamp." (Thurs. August 2)
  • Puppets to Go (Thurs. August 9)

Event Type(s): Children, Children (Branch)