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Summer Reading Challenge

Event date: 10th July
Until: 8th September
Location: Civic Centre, Alma Pl, Redruth, TR15 2DA

The summer reading challenge is back and the theme for this year’s challenge is Ready, Set, Read!, which is all about games and sports.

All primary school-aged children can take part in the Summer Reading Challenge by visiting the library or signing up online.

The challenge is a flexible programme that has been designed for all levels of ability. Novels, fact books, picture books, graphic novels, joke books, eBooks and audiobooks all count towards completing the Challenge.

How to take part

At the library

  1. Visit your local library and sign up to the Challenge for free.
  2. Set a personal reading goal for the summer (we recommend six books).
  3. Choose, borrow, and read any books, eBooks or audiobooks.
  4. Collect special incentives from the library each time a book is finished.
  5. Earn a certificate and medal for reading six or more books.

In addition, libraries offer a wide variety of events and activities to enjoy through the Summer. Check out Redruth’s activities – https://www.facebook.com/redruthlis/events

Online

  1. Sign up at summerreadingchallenege.org.uk
  2. Set a personal reading goal for the summer (we recommend six books).
  3. Receive book recommendations and tips for accessing books for free online.
  4. Choose and read any books, eBooks or audiobooks.
  5. Collect digital badges and rewards each time a book is finished, added to their online profile and reviewed.
  6. Unlock a certificate for reading six or more books.

Children can also play games, enter competitions, share book recommendations, download activities and more on the free, safe, moderated platform

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