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Summer Reading June 1- August 13, 2022






Summer Reading for Kids & Teens: Oceans of Possibilities 

June 1 - August 13, 2022

Starting June 1st, pick up your Summer Reading packet at any of the four libraries (Main, Northeast, Pine Valley, and Pleasure Island). Visit the homepage for hours and locations details. Limit one per person, while supplies last. 

Participants (Birth- 18 years old) set individual reading goals and select which library programs to attend. Reward yourself with the packet prizes from our sponsors.*

Please, read whatever you want! Looking for recommendations? See below. 

 Optional: Create a READsquared account to track your reading, access virtual missions, and earn points to enter prize drawings. 



Saturday July 9, 2022  |  10:30 - 11:30 am
Fantastic Fish @ Northeast Library

Don't miss this presentation by the NC Aquarium at the Northeast Library. Pre-registration required. 

Saturday August 6, 2022  |  10:30 - 11:30 am OR 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Shark Tooth Hunting with Dr. Oliphant @ Pine Valley Library 

Fossil presentation and interactive fossil dig! Pre-registration is required. 

Book Review Raffle

August Book Reviews for students entering grades 2 - 12.

Write a book review on a library book you have enjoyed to win a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card!

Recommended book review length is one paragraph.

Complete the form here

Increase your chances of winning by writing lots of reviews!

If you give the library permission to post your review on our social media sites, ONE book review will count as TWO raffle tickets.

Book Recommendations - Ask a librarian for more!

Main Library & Law Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Northeast Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405

Pine Valley Library
3802 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412

Pleasure Island Library
1401 N. Lake Park Boulevard
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Call (910) 798-6300
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
Friday-Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 - 5 pm