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Kids: On Your Mark, Get Set... Read!

Summer Reading at your local WCCLS library is tons of fun for kids.

Registration starts on June 1st. Please sign up just once, and at one library.

Awesome Events

WCCLS brings great Summer Reading performers to visit each of our member libraries each year. See who's visiting this summer!

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

Rock out with the very first Americans to win a Latin Grammy! With smash-hits like “Thingamajig”,this bilingual duo is ready to show you why they’ve been named People magazine’s “#1 in COOLEST kids music”.

See dates and times for the band's performances.

Reptile Man

See real, live reptiles up-close-and-personal! Join Reptile Man Rich Ritchey for a fun and educational experience.

See dates and times for Reptile Man's performances.

Teatro Calamari

Tim and his puppet pal, Plumkin, retell the story of the Three Pigs with suggestions given by the audience. What kind of house will Pig Number One live in your show?

See dates and times for Teatro Calamari's performances.
 

 

WCCLS member libraries also have scheduled events for Summer Reading. See those here.

Cool Prizes (For participants up to age 18)

Just for signing up for Summer Reading, you'll get...

One FREE general admission ticket to a Portland Thorns or T2 soccer game

  • Receive one FREE general admission ticket or reserved ticket to one of the following Portland Thorns or T2 games listed below.
  • One general admission or reserved adult ticket must be co-purchased at the time of redemption – the FREE reader ticket will be of like value.
  • Redeem early! Forms must be turned in at the Providence Park box office for a Portland Thorns game or the Merlo Field box office for a T2 game.
  • Tickets are subject to availability.
  • Limit of two FREE ticket redemptions per paid adult, not valid with any other offer.
  • Providence Park box office:
    • Saturday, July 30 - 7:30 p.m. | Portland Thorns FC vs. Seattle Reign FC
    • Sunday, September 11 - 6:30 p.m. | Portland Thorns FC vs. Western New York Flash
  • Merlo Field box office:
    • Sunday, August 14 - 2:00 p.m. | T2 vs. Orange County Blues FC
    • Saturday, September 24 at 7:00 p.m. | T2 vs. Arizona United SC

Free fun at Bullwinkle's Family Fun Center

  • Receive one FREE round of miniature golf (18 holes) or Kidopolis Playland admission.
  • Coupon valid June 1 to September 30, 2016.

One FREE swim coupon to a Tualatin Hills Parks & Recreation pool

  • Kids ages 1-18 will receive a swim coupon good for one FREE admission at any of the eight THPRD pools.
  • Swim coupon may be used during regularly scheduled drop-in times between June 1 – December 31, 2016.
  • See www.thprd.org/pools for Pool rules and additional restrictions/details.

If you meet your Summer Reading goal, you'll get...

A Portland Trail Blazers ticket voucher for a 2016-17 eligible game

  • One adult ticket must be co-purchased at time of redemption – Reader ticket will be of like value.
  • Limit of two FREE tickets per paid adult, not valid with any other offers.
  • See www.trailblazers.com for eligible 2016-2017 game schedule after September 15th.

Oaks Amusement Park discounted Deluxe Ride Bracelet

  • Get a Deluxe Ride Bracelet (valued at $17) for only $6.50!
  • Valid during regular public hours August 3-28 or September 3, 4, 10, or 11.
  • Bracelet valid day of purchase only. Closed Mondays.
  • Go Carts, Games, and Miniature Golf sold separately.
  • Not valid with other offers or packages or Chipper’s Preschool Mornings. Height limits apply to rides.

Oregon State Fair FREE Kids Admission coupon and 2-for-1 Adult Admission coupon

  • Kids under 5 years old are always admitted FREE to the Oregon State Fair.
  • Kids ages 5 – 11 may use a FREE child's admission ticket to the 2016 Oregon State Fair.
  • Teens ages 12 to 18 may use a 2-for-1 adult admission ticket to the 2016 Oregon State Fair (this requires a $8 adult admission ticket co-purchase).