The parish library of Rapides sets sail for summer reading
ALEXANDRIA, La. – Rapides Parish Library sets sail for 2022 Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Program.
June 1 marks the start of the journey! Participants can begin registration now by visiting any RPL location in person or virtually by downloading the Beanstack app to their smart device and entering their information. Registration is done in a few clicks.
In addition to avoiding reading setbacks and discovering an ocean of entertainment through library resources, participants have the opportunity to earn a treasure trove of loot, participate in a variety of crafts and activities inspired by the sea and enjoy free summer entertainment.
Children will receive a Summer Reading Program certificate after reading for 150 minutes, a sea creature gummy after 500 minutes, a sea life beach ball after 1000 minutes, and a keepsake medal after 1500 minutes. Teens will draw gift cards each week at places like Tamp & Grind, Little Cakes with Big Attitude, Caro’s Tacos Authentic Mexican Restaurant, Wayback’s Arcade, Play Cenla, Four Seasons, Key 2 Escape, Wildwood Pizza and Dolce Vita. Adult prizes will also be local giveaways. All winners will be announced by the end of the Summer Reading Program on July 31.
In addition to the abundance of prizes, there are fun special guest shows that are great for all ages:
- June 13 – 17: Didgeridoo Down Under
- June 27 – July 1: The Harvey Rabbit & Friends Show
- July 11 – 16: Magician David Leboeuf
- July 25 – 29: Brian & Terri Kinder
Discover even more programs and activities planned each week during the summer by visiting the Site of the parish library of Rapides. Get ready to set sail and dive deep to discover a ocean of possibilities: sign up for the 2022 summer reading program of the Rapides parish library!
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