Reading Challenge

Reading Challenge

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Join Tompkins County Public Library for our 2018 Reading Challenge!

How many books do you want to read in 2018? Set your goal, track your books, and share with others who are taking the challenge. You'll be eligible for monthly and grand prize drawings!

Join our TCPL 2018 Reading Challenge Group on Goodreads for online book reviews, recommendations and discussions.


May Mystery Mini-Challenge

(through May 31st)

May is Mystery Month! Put your sleuthing skills to work!

Read a mystery, write a review, and add it to TCPL’s 2018 Reading Challenge Group Bookshelf to be entered in a random drawing for tickets to Escape Ithaca, a prize valued at $60.00!

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Steps:
1. Add a book with your rating and review to your own Goodreads page. Put it on your "Read" bookshelf.
2. Come back to TCPL's Reading Challenge group and add it to our bookshelf.
3. Give it a star rating
4. Tag it "May-mystery-mini-challenge" (Tags are on the left side of the page.)


The year-long Reading Challenge runs January 1 through December 15, 2018. Stay tuned for our Summer Reading Challenge announcement and our Community Read program.

Let us know what you're reading!


Thank you to all our prize donors and supporters of the 2018 Adult Reading Challenge.

 

 

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Upcoming Book Club Events

Next Chapter Book Club

June 21, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

June 28, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

July 5, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

July 12, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

July 19, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

July 26, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Next Chapter Book Club

August 2, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Summer Book Club for Adults

August 2, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Reading Challenge
Description:
Join us Thursday, August 2, to discuss the book, Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel.The book club is part of our 2018 Libraries Rock! Adult Summer Reading Program.. A limited number of copies will be available for preregistered participants...