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Rocklin Library's Summer Reading Program



Rocklin, CA -- "Paws to Read" is this summer's theme for the Rocklin Library's Summer Reading Program (SRP) to run from June 2 through August 2.

Visit the Rocklin Library on or after June 2 and sign up for the SRP.  You'll be given a reading log that guides you to a summer of reading.  After you've completed all or portions of the log, come back to the library to receive tickets which you can enter into a drawing for fabulous gift baskets! Extra tickets can be earned by completing "reading recess" challenges, so keep coming back for more chances to win.

A key component of the SRP is self selection of reading materials, which motivates struggling readers and helps them to become better readers, writers and spellers. 8 out of 10 studies indicate students who read recreationally out-perform those who don't.

Summer is the most difficult time for parents to find things for kids to do.  The SRP allows for summer reading opportunities and activities that are fun, easily available and "free." 

The SRP is sponsored by Rocklin Friends of the Library.

Schedule of Events

  • June 2 10:00 a.m. Reading log available for pick up - all ages Rocklin Library
  • June 7 1:00 p.m. Party Palooza - all ages Rocklin Library
  • June 10 11:00 a.m. Sidewalk Chalk Art - all ages Rocklin Library
  • June 11 1:00 p.m. Characters to Crow About Writing Workshop - ages 8-12 Rocklin Library
  • June 14 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • June 17 11:00 a.m. Farm Animal Food Workshop - ages 3-8 Rocklin Library
  • June 21 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • June 24 11:00 a.m. Pete the Cat's Groovy Storytime - ages 3-5 Rocklin Library
  • June 28 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • July 3 11:30 a.m. Red, White, and Blue Storytime - ages 3-5 Rocklin Library
  • July 5 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • July 8 11:00 a.m. Drum and Dance - all ages Clarke-Dominguez
  • July 11 1:00 p.m. Characters to Crow About Writing Workshop - ages 8-12 Rocklin Library
  • July 15 11:00 a.m. Mad Science - all ages Clarke-Dominguez
  • July 17 5:00 p.m. Paws to Slumber - ages 3-5 Rocklin Library
  • July 19 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • July 22 11:00 a.m. Wild Things! Rescued Animal Rescue - all ages Clarke-Dominguez
  • July 26 1:00 p.m. Movie Matinee Saturday - all ages Rocklin Library
  • Aug 2 1:00 p.m. Summer Reading Program Wrap-up Party - all ages Rocklin Library




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