Alice Springs Public Library


Sum­mer Read­ing Club

A free club for both ADULTS & KIDS that rewards you for reading!

Why not be reward­ed for read­ing over Sum­mer? Alice Springs Pub­lic Library’s Sum­mer Read­ing Club is back and stronger than ever now that it will be open to ALL AGES! Yes you heard right, whole fam­i­lies can reg­is­ter and join in the fun. Club ben­e­fits include:

  • A prize for all mem­bers for their first 5 hours of read­ing, plus
  • Week­ly prize draws
  • Major prizes at the end of summer
  • A free pool par­ty & BBQ celebration

The Sum­mer Read­ing Club launched 6 Decem­ber 2019 and cul­mi­nates with a par­ty, BBQ & major prize draws at the Alice Springs Aquat­ic & Leisure Cen­tre on the 25 Jan­u­ary 2020.

Come see the friend­ly staff at the Library to sign up at any time. Going away? You can still join the par­tic­i­pate and win prizes. Talk to one of our friend­ly Library staff at the Library before you go or give us a call on (08) 8950 0555.

Read­ing makes your mind stronger, broad­ens your per­spec­tive, stim­u­lates lit­er­a­cy devel­op­ment, helps you relax and is the per­fect way to beat the sum­mer heat!

It is an essen­tial skill for peo­ple of all ages.

Alice Springs Pub­lic Library is not only invest­ed in sup­port­ing the devel­op­ment of ear­ly lit­er­a­cy skills of chil­dren from birth, they are also keen advo­cates for sus­tain­ing lit­er­a­cy and pro­mot­ing the impor­tance of recre­ation­al read­ing across all ages.

A loss of learn­ing over the sum­mer months is often referred to as the Sum­mer Slide.’ As free, pub­lic, com­mu­ni­ty spaces, with access to a vari­ety of read­ing mate­ri­als and resources for all inter­ests libraries are best placed to help fam­i­lies com­bat the Sum­mer Slide.

Major Prizes:

Adults: Din­ner & Show for two at Earth Sanc­tu­ary- val­ued at $350!

Sec­ondary: Tech Box of Good­ies includ­ing: uni­ver­sal air buds, micro­phone, vir­tu­al real­i­ty head­set, blue­tooth par­ty speak­er, portable charg­er & desk­top pow­er station

Pri­ma­ry: Huffy Green Machine vehicle

Preschool: Leap­Pad, edu­ca­tion­al tablet -incl. $150 of apps

Sum­mer School Hol­i­days @ the Library

It’s near­ly school hol­i­day time again in Alice Springs. Here at the Library we are delight­ed to bring you a Sum­mer soaked School Hol­i­day Pro­gram!
So join us as we get crafty, relax with a movie or two and play some games…all in air con­di­tioned comfort!

Some of the events require book­ings, so make sure you get in quick — book­ings open now!

Down­load the com­plete Sum­mer School Hol­i­day Pro­gram * here *

Sum­mer School Hol­i­day bookings

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