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Teens: Get in the Game... Read!

Summer Reading rocks at your local WCCLS library!

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

Awesome Events

WCCLS brings a great activity for teens to each member library. Check out what we have this year!

en Taiko

Feel the power of the Taiko rhythm! Create your own rhythms and learn aspects of Japanese Taiko drum playing such as stance, traditional rhythms and playing with partners. Be prepared to be LOUD!


June 30 at 1:00 PM: Cedar Mill @ Bethany, Bethany Fountain

July 12 at 6:00 PM: Beaverton Main Library

July 13 at 2:00 PM: Tualatin Public Library, Tualatin Commons

July 14 at 3:00 PM: North Plains Public Library, Jessie Mays Community Center

July 14 at 6:30 PM: Hillsboro Main Library

July 16 at 2:00 PM: Forest Grove Library, Rogers Room

July 18 at 2:00 PM: Tigard Public Library, Burgess Community Room

July 19 at 2:00 PM: Cornelius Public Library

July 20 at 3:00 PM: Garden Home Library

July 21 at 3:00 PM: West Slope Library, Valley Community Presbyterian Church Gym

July 22 at 4:00 PM: Hillsboro Shute Park Branch, Shute Park Ampitheatre

July 25 at 2:00 PM: Aloha Community Library, Mt. Olivet Baptist Church

July 28 at 2:00 PM: Banks Public Library, Sunset Park

August 16 at 2:00 PMSherwood Public Library, Cannery Square

August 17 at 2:00 PM: Cedar Mill Main Library, Lewis & Clark Rooms

August 18 at 6:30 PM: Beaverton Murray Scholls

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


Cool Prizes

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

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

  • Each participant, up to age 18, will receive a FREE general admission ticket ($10 value) or reserved ticket ($17 value) to one of the following games
  • One $10 or $17 adult ticket must be co-purchased at the time of redemption
  • Redemption form must be turned in at the Providence Park box office on the day of game. Subject to availability. Redeem early!

Saturday, July 30 - 7:30 p.m. | Portland Thorns FC vs. Seattle Reign FC
Sunday, August 14 - 2:00 p.m. | T2 vs. Orange County Blues FC
Sunday, September 11 - 6:30 p.m. | Portland Thorns FC vs. Western New York Flash
Saturday, September 24 at 7:00 p.m. | T2 vs. Arizona United SC

Free fun at Bullwinkle's Family Fun Center

  • Free round of miniature golf or Kidopolis Playland admission
  • Valid June 1 to September 30

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

  • Kids ages 1-18 will receive a swim coupon good for a free admission at any THPRD pool
  • Swim coupon may be used during regularly scheduled drop-in times between June 1 – December 31, 2016

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

A Portland Trail Blazers ticket voucher for a pre-season game

  • One adult ticket must be purchased at the time of redemption

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.
  • Go Carts, Games, and Miniature Golf sold separately.

Oregon State Fair coupon

  • Kids under 5 years old are always free.
  • 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 ticket co-purchase).