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Summer Reading

Sign up for Summer Reading today! Remember to pick up your prizes by July 28.


Reading Challenges & Prizes

The last day to collect your prizes is July 28.

Palmetto Basics Activities Challenge
  1. Register online.
  2. Pick up or print out your Summer Reading log.
  3. Complete 10 Palmetto Basics activities and log your success in your online Summer Reading profile.
Prizes
  • One board book per household, daycare or group. Titles may vary.
Saturday, July 28 is the last day to collect your completion prize.
Reading Challenge
  1. Register online.
  2. Pick up or print out your Summer Reading log.
  3. Read for 12 hours or read 48 books and log your success in your online Summer Reading profile.
Prizes
* While supplies last. Substitutes may be offered. Saturday, July 28 is the last day to collect your completion prize.
 
Please Note
Once you've earned a Greenville Drive ticket voucher, your voucher must be redeemed for an actual gameday ticket to the Sunday, Aug 19, 2018, Greenville Drive Reading All-Star Game, presented by Michelin.
To redeem your voucher, go to GreenvilleDrive.com/RAS. You can also enter for a chance to be chosen to:
 
  • Throw out the Ceremonial First Pitch (ages 8+)
  • Be the Honorary Bat Boy/Girl (ages 11+)
  • Have your name displayed on the DriveVision (children and/or teens)
Reading Challenge
  1. Register online.
  2. Pick up or print out your Summer Reading log.
  3. Read or listen for 12 hours and log your success in your online Summer Reading profile.
Prizes
  • Ticket voucher to a Greenville Drive baseball game* **
  • Greenville Drive apparel compliments of Michelin
  • Breakout Games drawing for two full games (8 spots each game)
  • Coupon for a free 1-topping Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza *
  • Coupon for a free Pop from King of Pops *
  • Earbuds (with case) or Noise Putty *
* While supplies last. Substitutes may be offered. Saturday, July 28 is the last day to collect your completion prize.
 
Please Note
Once you've earned a Greenville Drive ticket voucher, your voucher must be redeemed for an actual gameday ticket to the Sunday, Aug 19, 2018, Greenville Drive Reading All-Star Game, presented by Michelin.
To redeem your voucher, go to GreenvilleDrive.com/RAS. You can also enter for a chance to be chosen to:
 
  • Throw out the Ceremonial First Pitch (ages 8+)
  • Be the Honorary Bat Boy/Girl (ages 11+)
  • Have your name displayed on the DriveVision (children and/or teens)
Reading Challenge
  1. Register online.
  2. Pick up or print out your Summer Reading log.
  3. Choose and complete 5 Library activities and log your success in your online Summer Reading profile.
Prizes
Completion Prize
Bring your completed reading log into any library location and receive a coupon for a free coffee at the Swamp Rabbit Cafe & Grocery! *
Branch Drawing (12 winners)
Entered to win a drawing for a Greenville Yoga pass for 7 days of unlimited yoga and a gift bag from the Greenville Drive.
Grand Prize Drawing (1 winner)
Entered to win a Swamp Rabbit Hockey Family Pack (includes 4 tickets to Opening Night Game), 2 tickets to see Anastasia at The Peace Center, a membership to the Carolina Music Museum, and a family membership to the Roper Mountain Science Center.
* While supplies last. Substitutes may be offered. Saturday, July 28 is the last day to collect your completion prize.

FAQ

I ordered a Summer Reading t-shirt, when will I get it?
If you have not yet picked up your Summer Reading t-shirt(s), you may find it at the desk of the location you chose for pickup. Please contact Michelle Hannon at mhannon@greenvillelibrary.org if you have questions about your t-shirt order.
Can I still get a Summer Reading t-shirt?
We're so sorry! Summer Reading t-shirts are sold out.
Who can participate?
Babies, children, teens & adults — everyone! Summer Reading is free, open to the public and does not require a Library card.
Can I count books that I read on my computer or e-reader?
Of course!
Where do I pick up my prize?
Pick up your prize at the library location most convenient to you. The last day to collect your prizes is July 28.
Can I count audiobooks?
You bet!
Can I join the program after its official start date?
Absolutely! While you may begin as soon as June 1, you have until July 28 to complete your challenge and pick up your prize(s).
Can I count reading that I’ve done before the official start date?
We ask that you only count reading you’ve done within the official dates of the program.
Do I need to track my Summer Reading progress as I go?
Although you may wish to track your progress throughout the summer, you may also wait to record your work until after you have completed your Summer Reading challenge.

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