Here Be Treasure – Summer Reading Program

Keep track of the books you have read in your Pirate Logbook  and earn points. toward prizes. Write a book report or draw a picture about what you read and earn extra points. Attend any movie, craft, MakerSpace workshop, party or storytime event and collect bonus points. Points may be redeemed for prizes at any Branch. Additional details will be available upon registration or online at

Registration for the Summer Reading Program will start Tuesday July 3rd.  Book reports may be submitted to any NCPL Branch until closing on Saturday August 18, 2018. Prizes must be claimed by August 18, 2018.

Tuesday July 3 through Saturday July 7,

Hoist the Jolly Roger and let the fun begin! Drop into your favourite Branch of the NCPL this week and

  • Register as a “Book”aneer and get a Log Book to keep track of the books you read and the points you earn.
  • Dress like a Pirate! Take a self-portrait to add to your Log Book. Costume and props are available at the Library. Staff can help with the photos if required.
  • Vote in the Battle of the Book Characters by reading two stories at the Library and choosing your favourite. Everyone can vote as many times as they like.
  • Find Captain Read’s long lost treasure. Pick up a treasure map and list of clues and search for hidden jewels in the Library.
  • Check out the list of Makerspace activities and other events that require registration and sign up.