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Summer Reading Challenge 2023
The Summer Reading Challenge for children runs from June 26 to August 11. Children ages 0-12 can participate either online or on paper, not both. Join us for fun events, crafts, reading, and more! Click here for more information.
Newport History Challenge
The Newport History Challenge is an independent, self-paced program that encourages kids to learn about the history of the City by the Sea through reading, watching educational videos, visiting local sites, and participating in creative, hands-on activities. This is for kids in grades K-8. Click here for more information.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a multi-year, self-paced, early literacy program that encourages parents to read 1000 books with their child before he/she enters school for ages 0-5. Earn prizes and read your child’s favorite books along the way! Click here for more information about this program.
500 Books Before Middle School
500 Books Before Middle School is a multi-year, self-paced, literacy program that encourages children to read 500 books before they enter middle school for ages 5-12. Earn prizes for reading books; audiobooks, books read by family or teachers, and re-reading some favorites all count! Click here for more information about this program.