Kids SRC Sign Up Here

  1. Sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge between June 9 and July 28, 2018 at the Escondido Public Library or online using the link above.
  2. Read books, magazines, graphic novels, listen to audiobooks, or read to others. Win prizes for 5, 10, 15, and 20 or more hours of reading.
  3. Record your time spent reading during the Summer Reading Challenge on a paper log (available to pick up at the Library) or online using the link above.
  4. Come to the library to claim your prizes (while supplies last) after reading 5, 10, 15, and 20 hours or more. If you use the paper log be sure to bring it in to show completion.

Prizes are awarded beginning June 16 and must be claimed by August 4.

Signing up:

  1. Click on the banner at the top of this page to go to the Kids Summer Reading Challenge page.
  2. Click on “Register”in the upper right corner. Choose “Myself” for individual registration or “Myself and Children” for family registration, and answer the questions.
  3. For Family Registration, create the Adult account first, then answer the questions to add each child. After each child has been added, click on “Done Adding Children.”

 

Logging Your Reading:

  1. Click on the banner at the top of this page to go to the Kids Summer Reading Challenge page.
  2. Click the "log in" button in the upper right hand corner.
  3. Enter your username and password and click "login".
  4. Under “Log Activity”, choose “Enter Activity” and fill out the form. Click Submit.
  5. For Family Accounts, select the name of the child from the drop down menu under “Family Accounts.” Repeat step 3 for logging reading.

 

If you need assistance please visit or call the Youth Services Desk at 760-839-5456 and we will be happy to help!

Level 1: 5 hours or 300 minutes of reading: Coupon and Silver Treasure Chest

Level 2: 10 hours or 600 minutes of reading: Free Book!

Level 3: 15 hours or 900 minutes of reading: Gold Treasure Chest

Level 4: 20 hours or 1,200 minutes of reading: Free Book!

 

Thank You!

The Summer Reading Challenge would not be possible without the help of our wonderful sponsors! 

Click here to see the list.

 

Kids SRC Events

When: Monday, June 18, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Explore space by building a foam rocket. Once complete, countdown to blast off and see how far it soars!
When: Monday, June 25, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Use colored sharpie markers to create a piece of framed artwork that is uniquely you!
When: Monday, July 02, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, July 05, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Build a Creat-ure from your imagination. Design where is lives, what it eats, and so much more! These creat-ures will be part of a "Creat-ure Feature" on Social Media!
When: Monday, July 09, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Read aloud to certified Love on a Leash pet therapy dogs for fun or to help improve reading skills.

Children must know how to read. Pre-registration is required: library.escondido.org/register
When: Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

A wacky blend of magic, comedy, music and live exotic pets in an audience participation extravaganza guaranteed to amaze and amuse!
When: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Discover the endless slimy possibilities you can create with this awesome and squishy liquid!
When: Monday, July 23, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Join Annie Banannie as she shares a storytelling adventure of endless wonder with the use of balloons!
When: Monday, July 30, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.
When: Monday, August 06, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Learn to play or challenge your friends. All levels welcome. Ages 6-12 years.