Alexandria Library SummerQuest and SummerQuest Jr.

Calling all kids! Beginning Monday, June 16, 2014, you can sign up for Alexandria Library's summer reading program! This year's theme is "Fizz, Boom, Read!" From Oobleck to building robots, books hold the key to preventing summer boredom!

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SummerQuest Jr.   

Ages 0-5   


Ages 6-12

Spark a Reaction

Ages 12-18

If you are between the ages of just born and five years old, you can sign up for SummerQuest, Jr. You will receive an early literacy activity sheet. When you are finished, show us your completed sheet and receive a surprise! SummerQuest, Jr. also features fun programs such as funny puppet shows and lively music concerts. Check the events calendar for more information on the special events.


Starting on June 16th, kids between the ages of 6 and 12 get to sign up for the SummerQuest reading challenge. SummerQuest participants also track the books they read and receive a special prize after reading ten books. Prizes may be picked up between July 14th and August 30th. The Library has also invited a group of special guests to entertain with music, magic and much more!

Students between the ages of 12-18 may register for the "Spark a Reaction" Teen Reading Challenge. After logging in 5 or more books, their names will be entered in a raffle to win one of four $50 gift cards. Rising 6th and 7th grade students may sign up for either "Fizz, Boom, Read" for ages 6-12 or for the teen program, "Spark a Reaction."


Upcoming SummerQuest and SummerQuest, Jr. events at Alexandria Library