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Reading by Design

So far, the Library has had 704 people register for the Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design. That’s great! That includes: 251 adults (age 18 and older), 64 teens (ages 13-17), 255 children (ages 6-12), and 134 pre-readers (age 0-5).







If you’d like to see some of the photos of our Summer Reading Program Storytimes at the Library, please click here to visit the Library page.

Reading is cool stuff! Scientists, engineers, architects, and technology folks do it all the time. How about you?


Imagine.  Read.  Design.

Reading by Design, the DoD’s Summer Reading Program, begins Thursday, June 1, and ends with a party on the library lawn on Saturday, July 29.

Register any time before the program ends and track your reading time online at https://petersonafblibrary.beanstack.org. As you log your reading time you will earn digital badges and automatically be entered to win prize drawings throughout the program. You will even earn a digital badge and a T-shirt just for registering! If you sign up outside of the library, please stop by to confirm registration and pick up your T-shirt.

Don’t forget our weekly Storytime at 10 a.m. Wednesdays featuring S.T.E.M. themes and guest readers.

For more information, call the Library at 719-556-7462.

Thank you to our loyal sponsors and partners for their generous support of our Summer Reading Program.
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10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 29, Library Conference Room

Make this your child’s best school year ever! This workshop, which starts at 10:30 a.m. and lasts about one hour, explores how parents of children ages 5-18 can help improve their child’s school performance.  It provides common sense tips and research-based approaches explaining how children learn and ways to best prepare them to learn. 

It will be held in the Library’s Conference Room, Bldg. 1171. Attendees will get free school supplies for their child at the end of the workshop.

For more information, call the School Liaison Officer at A&FRC, 719-556-6141.



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