Everyone who signs up receives:

  • Time log (8 hours)
  • Activity sheet
  • Pencil

After completing their first time log or activity sheet each child will receive:

  • Prize or a free book
  • Symbol for the prize drawing (make sure full name & phone number is on symbol)
  • Reading certificate


Welcome to the 2018 Summer Reading Program Adventure! Sign up and log your reading to enjoy adventures, take on challenges, earn badges, and attend events!

Kids can keep track of time logs and activity sheets at home, but must turn in completed sheets in order to receive a prize.
If they want a 2nd time log, write 2nd on the time log. If they want a 3rd time log, write 3rd, etc.

Children who finish two or more time logs are eligible to win a weekly prize. The first day to turn in completed time logs or incentive sheets for a prize is Monday, June 11th. The last day to turn in time logs is Tuesday, July 31st There will be a prize drawing on Wednesday, August 1st. Prizes will be awarded at the Grand Finale. *Children need to be present in order to collect prizes.


Download the Time Log Here

Download the Incentive Game Here


Like the GFPL Children’s Dept. Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/gfplchildren 

Prizes are donated from sponsors or from sponsor funds. Thank you to all of our 2018 Children’s Summer Reading Program sponsors. To become a sponsor, please contact 701-772-8116 ext. 13 or email aaron.stefanich@gflibrary.com


Thank you to the Friends for their support of children’s programs.

Thank you to the Verizon Foundation for their generous grant to sponsor our summer STEM coding program.

Thank you to the Dakota Science Center for providing STEM education at the library!

Thank you NASA! The Grand Forks Public Library is a NASA@ My Library partner. The NASA@ My Library initiative engages public audiences nationwide in informal and lifelong learning with the excitement of NASA exploration and discovery.


Registration starts in June of 2018.