2022 Summer Reading Program

Smithton Public Library District’s
2022 Summer Reading Program

FOR AGES 0-100+!

Visit the library to sign up the whole family, beginning Monday, May 23, 2022. Everything you need to complete the reading program is in the folder!

A few notes:

  • Please read at or above your reading level.
  • When determining your age, please use the age you will be as of July 31, 2022.

*A maximum of 4 completed logs per person may be turned in for prizes.

The Summer Reading Program will run from Monday, May 23, 2022 to Saturday, July 28, 2022 at 5 pm.

The final day to turn in Reading Logs for prizes is Thursday, July 28, 2022 by 5 pm.  No exceptions will be made for this deadline.

Please do not put paper forms in the book drop!


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register for the Summer Reading Program?

Visit the library anytime after May 23, 2022 to fill out a sign up slip! This is for the WHOLE family, so adults, you can sign up, too and win fantastic prizes!

Can I record the same book multiple times?

No.  We ask that you record each book only once. 

Can I LISTEN to audiobooks and count them as reading?

Yes, of course!

I need help picking out books!

Please ask us!  We LOVE to help readers find their next favorite book! (618) 233-8057 or email smithtonpl at smithtonpl.org, and include your name, barcode and any books you’ve recently loved (or even hated).

Do you know? We have a blog!  Visit www.smithtonpl.org/blog for librarian recommendations.

How do I register for programs that require registration?

Call us or visit the library to register. If you are unable to attend, we ask that you notify us as soon as possible, because spots are limited. We will have a waiting list if our original list fills up.

I have a question that isn’t addressed here.  How can I contact the library?

Call us at 618 233 8057.  Email: smithtonpl (at) smithtonpl.org.

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Smithton Public Library

The Smithton Public Library District is located in southern Illinois, near St. Louis, MO. The library serves nearly 5,000 residents. We hope you visit us soon!