Summer Reading Challenge for Little Readers

We have developed a special summer reading program for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers!

1. Click on the game that matches your child’s age and development and print it off. You can also pick up a game at any GRPL location.

2. Visit the library for books to read with your child all summer long and attend our fun, free events. Be sure to stop by our storytime classes this summer for extra fun!

3. Bring in your completed game board between July 23 and September 9 to pick up your child’s prize.

Printable Game Boards

Storytimes

Baby Time

Parents and caregivers are invited to introduce their babies, birth through 18 months, to music, movement, and language in these 30-minute classes designed just for their specific developmental stages. Babies will enjoy hearing a story and learning songs and rhymes. Playtime after enhances the development of social skills.

Mondays, June 4 – 25, July 9 – 23
11:00 am | Main Library

Wednesdays, June 6 – 27, July 11 – 25
11:00 am | Yankee Clipper Branch

Pajama Time

Get cozy in your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animals or blanket, and come listen to the library for a special bedtime event! Listen to stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out before bed. Great for working parents!

Mondays, June 4 – 25, July 9 – 23
6:30 pm | Main Library

Summer Storytimes for Families

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children up to 5 years old to this exciting class featuring literacy rich activities such as stories, songs, fingerplays, and hands-on fun. Classes end with a fun and creative art activity.

Wednesdays, June 6 – 27, July 11 – 25
11:00 am | West Leonard Branch

Thursdays, June 7 – 28, July 13 – 26
10:30 am | Seymour Branch

Thursdays, June 7 – 28, July 13 – 26
11:00 am | Yankee Clipper Branch