Kia ora and welcome to the 2019/20 Summer Reading Programme!

This is a free reading programme to keep the children reading over the summer holidays. Registrations open from Monday 16 December and is open to children aged 5-12 years.

To register, simply visit any of our branches. Once registered, you will receive a Summer Reading Programme booklet.

Getting started - hei timatanga 

Once you are registered you can start reading.

Reading can be:
• On your own
• With someone else (for those not yet reading on their own)
• With family
Every one hour of reading earns you an entry into the weekly draws.
Attend events or complete activities for extra entries.
Complete a line of the Bingo for your finale invitation.
All entries go into the major prize draw at our finale event at Hamilton Gardens on Thursday 23 January 2020.

Huge thanks to our sponsors Wheelers and Wheelers ePlatform.


Attend any of the events below and receive an entry into the weekly prize draws!

Upcoming Summer Reading Programme events

Summer Reading Programme

Summer Reading Programme Finale

23 January 2020

Hamilton Gardens

Summer Reading Programme

Join us to celebrate your summer of reading a universe of stories! Final prize draws will take place at the end of the evening.

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