Beneath the Surface

open bookWelcome to the 2013 summer reading program page for kids in grades 6 through12!

Sign Up to Read This Summer!

Register to participate in this summer's reading program. Sign up today!

Here's how it works:

  • Complete 6 reading-related activities listed on the reading grid per week.
  • Turn in your record for a cool prize and a grand prize drawing slip.
  • You may complete up to 8 grids during the program.
  • Earn an extra grand prize drawing slip when you write a book review.

Take a look at the Book Blog for recommendations for great teen reads.

Events for Teens

CSI with Metro Police
Tuesday, June 18, 1:30PM 
Little Chute Library
Do you have what it takes to solve a crime? Test your detective skills as a police officer leads you through the process of investigating a crime scene.

Guitar Clinic with Heid Music
Tuesday, June 25, 1:30-2:30PM
Kimberly Library
Jason from Heid Music will play and demonstrate guitar techniques. Bring your own guitar to play along, or come to learn about this rock star instrument.

Food Tasting with Noodles & Company
Tuesday, July 9, 1:30-2:30PM
Kimberly Library
Chefs from Noodles and Company will create three of their yummy dishes for you, so be sure to come hungry. For teens in grades 6-12 only.

Warm Bodies Movie (PG-13) and Pizza
Tuesday, July 16, 1:30-3:30PM
Little Chute Library
Your zombie heart and taste buds will come alive while you watch Warm Bodies and enjoy pizza with fellow zombie friends.

Art from Down Under
Tuesday, July 23, 1:30-3:00PM
Kimberly Library
Artist Mary Tooley will help you create cool aboriginal art. You’ll make a project to take home and one for a mural.

scrabble tile artScrabble Tile Jewelry
Tuesday, July 30, 1:30-2:30PM
Little Chute Library
Create a necklace, key chain, or locker magnets using tiles and pictures from magazines.


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