Teen Summer Reading Club

2018 Teen Summer Reading Club

June 20, 2018 - August 8, 2018


Registration begins Wednesday, June 20. Pick up your reading log and summer book tote in the Children's Room at the Verona Community Center Annex (880 Bloomfield Ave.)

After that, sign up for the club anytime at the Community Center Annex or  online.


 Teen_English_colored.jpgMiddle School & Teen Readers:

READ IT:  Fiction or nonfiction, graphic novels, comic books, audio books, eBooks – read whatever YOU want to read this summer!

RATE IT:  Fill out a book review form – rate your book, then write a short review.  Did you love it?  Hate it? 

WIN IT: We are doing a point system.  For every 20 pages read, you will receive 1 point.  You get 1 point for every review you submit. Cash in 5 points once a week for a prize (one prize per week). Prizes include fidget spinners, Chipotle gift cards, tote bags, VR viewers and more!

If you earn 30 points by August 8, you will score an invitation to our Teen Exclusive Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party on August 9 @ 2pm. There will be lots of ice cream, games, and prize raffles.

Register Online


Come to these fun programs and learn how to make music, code your own app, or flex your Minecraft skills.  Events are for Grades 4+ .

Space and supplies are limited, registration is required

All Programs being at 2:00 PM

7/10          Slime Bonanza

                      Make clay, cosmic, glow-in-the-dark, kinetic sand, and fluffy slime!


7/17          Soundwave Art

                      Create unique pieces of art using a  computer, microphone and soundwaves.


7/24          Build a Soundboard App

                     Learn how to use Android App Inventor to build your very own soundboard app.


Weekly Programs


Mondays (Beginning 7/2)  - Coding Challenge

Stretch your coding muscles with weekly activities and challenges. 


Thursdays (Beginning 7/5)—Minecraft Challenge

Take on a building or survival challenge. You must have your own Minecraft account and tablet or phone to participate.



Teen Exclusive Wrap-Up Party

August 9  - 2:00 PM

Earn 30 points by August 8 and score an invitation to this exclusive event in the Verona Community Center.  There will be lots of ice cream, games, prize raffles, and more!