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NAPL Summer Quest 2022 - 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 - 4031f 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.

Programs will be in person.  

 

What You Need to Know:

When can I start? The program runs from June 4 - August 13, 2022. 

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

What prizes can I earn? Assorted prizes all summer long!

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

Reader Zone (June 4 - August 13)
Reader Zone is our 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 – 4031f to join our reading quest.  

Weekly Programs

Baby Lapsit Storytime - Tuesdays @ 10:30am (starting June 28) - If you have children ages 0-24 months, you are most welcome to join our lapsit where you can continue to bond with your children through stories, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays. Learn the best age appropriate things to teach your children and have fun while doing it!  Should the weather cooperate, we will be outside. If not, we will need to utilize the community room.  For safety, space is limited. Please register your children here; you don't have to register yourself as a parent or guardian.

 

 Toddler Storytime - Wednesdays @ 10am (starting June 29)   Toddlers come on! We're going to have a storytime!  Stories, rhymes, songs, and movement abound for our 18-36 month olds, as we finally get together again. Watch your children learn and have fun while doing it!  Should the weather cooperate, we will be outside. If not, we will need to utilize the community room.  For safety, space is limited. Please register your children here; you don't have to register yourself as a parent or guardian.


 

Preschool Storytime - Thursdays @ 10am (starting June 30) - Bring your 3-5 year-olds to preschool storytime again!  Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, and more. Your children will learn and have fun doing it!  Should the weather cooperate, we will be outside. If not, we will need to utilize the community room.  For safety, space is limited. Please register your children here; you don't have to register yourself as a parent or guardian.

 


 

Special Programs

 Seashell Identification - Monday, June 27 @ 10am - (Kindergarden - 5th Grade) -Join Miss Tessa and Miss Mayzi to learn more about seashells and identify the different types of sheashells.  This program is a great way to get ready for a trip to the shore!  Watercolor craft included in the program.  Registration is required for this program.

 


 Talk like a Pirate - Monday, July 11 @ 10am - (Grades 3 - 5) - Join Miss Tessa and Miss Mayzi to learn all about pirates including how to make seafarers knots!  Children will learn how to talk like a pirate and get a temporary tattoo at the pirate tattoo parlor.  Registration required.
 

 

 Sink or Float - Monday, July 25 @ 10am - (Kindergarden - 5th Grade) - Join Miss Tessa and Miss Mayzi to find out if all kinds of household items will sink or float!  Bring items that you think will float and we can test it out.  Craft included in this program.  Registration is required for this program.

 


 Shark Week! - Monday, August 8 @ 10am - (Kindergarden - 5th Grade) - Join Miss Tessa and Miss Mayzi to learn all about sharks as well as how they swim in the ocean.  Program includes a shark float demonstration and a glittery shark.  Craft included in this program.  Registration is required for this program.

 


 Beach Ball Bingo - August 22 @ 10am - (Kindergarden - 5th Grade) Join Miss Tessa and Miss Mayzi to close out summer reading with beach ball bingo!  Have one last hurrah before school starts back up.  Registration is required for this program.

 


 

Monthly Programs

Kids' Book Club (Grades 3 - 5) - 1st Thursday of the month @ 6pm Book Club is for students in 3rd through 5th grade who enjoy reading and socializing with other young readers.  Members will read, discuss, and participate in activities based on chapter books from a variety of genres.  Registration required.  We will contact you when we have the book available for you.
July's title:  "Shirley and Jamila save their Summer" by Gillian Goerz
August's Title: "Beyond the Bright Sea" by Lauren Wolk

 

 Kids' Game Club (Grades 3 - 5) - 2nd Thursday of the month @ 6pm - If you enjoy a large variey of games...board games, group games, word games and Wii, join us for Game Club.  Registration required.

 

 

 STEAM Craft CLub (Grades 3 - 5) - 3rd Thrusday of the month @ 6pm - We will discuss a STEAM related topic and make a craft related to the topic.  Topics this summer include Sand Clay Handprints, Layers of the Ocean jar and Coastal Erosion Experiment.  Registration required.

 


 Storycraft (Kindergarden - 2nd Grade) - 4th Thursday of the month (times may vary) - Enjoy stories, creative crafts & fun.  For children in Kindergarten through 2nd grade.  Registration is required.

 

 

Summer Quest Crafts (Preschool - 2nd Grade)

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