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NAPL Summer Quest 2021 - Children's Programs

Read books. Do fun activities. Win prizes!

How it works

NEW!  Track your reading online at Reader Zone.  Go to readerzone.com 
or download the Reader Zone App.  Create your account. 
Enter our code - 784cc and choose the correct program.

If you prefer paper, that's ok too!  You can download PDF versions
of the reading logs under each department.

Some programs will be in person.  Other programs will be virtual. 

Videos will premiere on the date and time of the event listing. 
They will premiere on Facebook and YouTube.

What You Need to Know:

When can I start? The program runs from June 5 - August 7, 2021. 

What books count? Books from home, library books, e-books, magazines,
graphic novels, and audiobooks all count.

What prizes can I earn? Fun toys, Crayola, Themed baskets.

How do I redeem prizes? Watch for additional information about how to redeem your
reading time for prizes on this web page  Prize quantities are limited.        

 

Activities

Summer Reading

Read-to-Me: Complete at least four summer activities in any order on the challenge sheet.  Bring your sheet in and claim your prize within the appropriate dates.

Animal Week (6/21-6/26)
Red, White and Blue Week (6/28-7/1)
Bubbles & Balls Week (7/5-7/10)
Notepads & Pens Week (7/12-7/17)
Duck Week (7/19-7/24)
Smiley Week (7/26-7/31)
Outside Week (8/2-8/7)

Treasure Week (8/9-8/14)

Independent Readers: Complete at least four summer activities in any order on the challenge sheet.  Bring your sheet in and claim your prize within the appropriate dates.

Animal Week (6/21-6/26)
Red, White and Blue Week (6/28-7/1)
Bubbles & Balls Week (7/5-7/10)
Notepads & Pens Week (7/12-7/17)
Duck Week (7/19-7/24)
Smiley Week (7/26-7/31)
Outside Week (8/2-8/7)

Treasure Week (8/9-8/14)

Reader Zone (June 5 - August 14)
Reader Zone is our new online program to track reading achievements. You will be tracking your minutes read.  Reader Zone is easy.  Download the app to your phone, create your account.  Then use our code – 784cc to join our reading quest.  

Programs

 Outdoor Toddler Storytime - Tuesdays @ 10am (starting June 22)   Feel free to bring a blanket and a chair as we have a socially distant story time. Drop-in event- no registration required. 

 


 

Outdoor Preschool Storytime - Wednesdays @ 10am (starting June 23)   Feel free to bring a blanket and a chair as we have a socially distant story time. Drop-in event- no registration required. 

 


 

 Camp Storytime - July 8 & July 22 @ 6pm - (geared toward school aged children who can read independently) - Join us for an outdoor camp environment for elementary aged independent readers.  Bring a blanket, flashlight and a book for independent reading and activity!  Registration is required for this program.

 



 Sun Prints - July 1 @ 6pm - (Grades 3 - 5) - Using sensitized paper, arranging leaves, sticks, etc. and leaving them in the sun to make a photographic collage.  This program will be held outdoors as weather permits.  Registration is required for this program.



 

 Little Red Riding Hood CSI - July 15 @ 6pm - (Grades 3 - 5) - Participate in this fun whodunit of the classic fairy tale.  Will be outdoors as weather permits.  Registration is required for this program.

 

 

 Owl Pellet Dissection - July 29 @ 6pm - (Ages 5 and up) Will be outdoors as weather permits.  Registration is required for this program.

 


 

 Story Character Scavenger Hunt - August 12 @ 6pm - (Grades 2 - 5) - Find characters and solve the riddles.  Will be outdoors weather permitting.  Registration is required for this program.

 

 

Virtual Programming


Play K Storytime with Miss Sarah  (1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month)

Stories and songs suitable for families.  

New virtual Family Storytime video program will launch on our Facebook page and YouTube Channel



Storyoga with Miss Alyssa   (2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month)

Stories, songs and playful yoga stretches for 3 to 6 year olds.

New Storyoga video program will launch on our Facebook page and YouTube Channel



Wonderful Ones with Miss Alyssa (1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month)

Stories and play time providing early literacy and language opportunities for little ones from 10 months to 2 years old.

New virtual Wonderful Ones video program will launch on our Facebook page and YouTube Channel.

 

Summer Quest Crafts (Preschool - 2nd Grade)

Crafts bags with story suggestions available for curbside pickup.  There will be a different craft every week.   Limit 2 per family.