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Unmask! Every Hero has a Story!:  Dripping Springs Community Library's Teen Summer Reading Program


Teens! We are facing a superhuman challenge.  We have been challenged to out-read the tweens and adults!

To participate, sign up beginning June 8, 2015, read - or listen to - books for 15 minutes a day or more and earn one entry ticket for each hour you spend reading.

You can choose which fabulous gift bag or bags you would like to win. Drawings will be held July 27th – 31st!

What you need to know:

  • Begins June 8, 2015
  • To enter, sign up at the Dripping Springs Community Library or down below.
  • Pick up a Every Hero has a Story Reading Log with a supply of entry tickets at the Dripping Springs Community Library.

Read - or listen to - a book and earn one chance ticket for every title.  The contest does include eAudiobooks and eBooks too!  

Bring your reading log with you to the Library each time you visit. Once it is initialed, you can drop in the containers provided for each of the prizes and pick up another Reading Log.

Click here to Register!

Bonus!Take 5 & Skip 10 Reviews!

Review any book you have read in 5 words without using the Villain Words listed here using the Bonus Entry Review Tickets.

Fill out the entry tickets...Stuff them in the deignated container...Cross your fingers and keep reading!

The last day to exchange your reading log titles for entry tickets is July 30, 2015, the day of the final drawing. 

Click here for Take 5 Skip 10! forms

Contact Young Adult Services by calling 512-858-7825 or by emailing  SuzAnne  for more information.

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July 25 - On My Own: Writing (and Publishing) Books

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Saturday, July 25

1:00pm - 2:00pm

For tweens, Teens & Adults

Blogger Elizabeth McKinney wrote her first book when she was in 6th grade.
Now the author has two published books and is working on a third while completing her freshman year of college.
Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about writing and publishing from someone who has done it
-- while attending high school in Dripping Springs!

Click Here to Register for the Event

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DSCL Summer 2015: Every Hero Has A Story!

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Summer! It's just around the corner!  This year's summer reading calendar is so full of activities for children, tweens, teens, and adults!  
Click Here To Go To the Summer 2015 Home Page!  Where you can find links to the reading programs and events for all ages!

 Registration through website for June and July events has begun!
Note to Interested Teens and Adult Volunteers: Do you want to volunteer again this summer? It's time to email your library contact (Marie, Pat, or SuzAnne) about your summer plans!

Click here to view the Summer 2015 Events Calendar!





Looking for something to read, but you're not quite sure what?

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