Library launches summer reading challenge
Library has launched a new summer holiday reading challenge for
Somerset Libraries initiative aims to encourage children to read
during the summer holidays, a time when a childs reading
habits typically reduce.
years theme is The Big Friendly Read, celebrating
the 100 year anniversary of Roal Dhal.
Big Friendly Read, the Summer Reading Challenge 2016, is your
childs free chance to join in the celebrations of 100 years
of Roald Dahl," a spokeswoman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
the Summer Reading Challenge, we ask each child to read at least
six library books. They can be any books they like novels,
facts books and audio books, they all count and your library
will have staff and volunteers on hand to help your children choose
books they will really enjoy."
they read their books, each child will receive collector cards
that make up a set to complete their folder."
build to become a unique record of your childs Summer Reading
Challenge. Read six books and they get a unique medal."
cards feature fun scratch n sniff smells for young readers to
discover. Call into Burnham-On-Sea library in Princess Street
for more details.