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Marion County Reads, Imagine Your Story: A Million Minutes of Reading

Bear with book Marion County readers of all ages are invited to join in a community reading challenge for this summer's "Marion County Reads: A Million Minutes of Reading."
     Can we, the more than 350,000 residents of Marion County, read for a community total of one million minutes from June 15-July 31? Yes, we can!
     1. Get a reading log here, pick one up at any library location or record your minutes online here.
     2. Set your reading goals and log the minutes you spend reading or the minutes someone reads to you.
     3. Submit your completed reading log to any library location or log your minutes online to be eligible to win a gift card from Barnes & Noble.
     4. Prize drawings will be held on Aug. 7. Prize winners will be notified.
     5. Four grand prize winners will be drawn for each of these categories: Preschool (0-5 years old), children (grades K-6), teens (grades 7-12) and adults.

Check out Facebook for virtual story times and virtual programs for all ages!



More Summer Fun!

Check out Page Turner Adventures! Each week discover new videos with crafts, entertainment and chats with authors!

Be sure to visit Adventure Awaits S.T.E.A.M. activities, provided by the Marion County Public Schools.




Marion County Reads minutes counter, week three