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Manhattan Public Library Summer Reading 2019
June 1 – July 31


  • Create an account with a username and password you will remember.
  • Keep track of the time you spend reading or listening to books.
  • Log in on this page and enter your time online. You can also keep track of your time using a paper reading chart from the library.
  • Check in at the library’s Prize Desk to pick up prizes you’ve earned.
  • The last day to pick up prizes is August 7.
-Sign up = get a plastic book bag, and a paper reading chart if you want one
-200 minutes = Sticker + gift certificate + FREE BOOK
• Choose any book from our big cart of prize books
• Choose a certificate for a free dounut from Varsity Donuts or free Vista ice cream cone
-400 minutes = Sticker + gift certificate + FREE BOOK
• Choose any book from our big cart of prize books
• Choose a certificate for a free day pass to Sunset Zoo or Flint Hills Discovery Center, or a free meal from Chick-Fil-A, or Papa Murphy’s.
-Keep Reading = Sticker for every 200 minutes
• Add a sticker to our cardboard rocket in the Children’s Room and help us reach our group goal of 1 million minutes!
-Weekly Challenges = Prize drawings for more free stuff
• Log in to your Summer Reading account to complete a new challenge every week
• Drawing winners will get to choose a small prize.

"Reading time" refers to any time spent reading or listening to books. This includes listening to stories read by parents and friends, or listening to audiobooks.
Read anything you enjoy, such as picture books, graphic novels, magazines, fiction, non-fiction, game manuals…ANYTHING!

Call (785) 776-4741 ext.400
Email kidstaff@mhklibrary.org
THANK YOU to our Summer Reading sponsors:

Auntie Mae’s
Cool Care Club
Community First National Bank
Eastside & Westside Markets
Flint Hills Discovery Center
Goblin Games
Leiszler Oil Company
Manhattan Broadcasting Company
Manhattan Kiwanis
Manhattan Library Association
Manhattan Library Foundation
Manhattan Parks and Recreation
Manhattan Town Center
Panera Bread
Papa Murphy’s Take N’ Bake Pizza
Pediatric Associates
Sunset Zoo
Texas Roadhouse
Varsity Donuts
Vista Drive In
Widgets Family Fun