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Activating the theme – using the resource kit

Using the resource kit This year’s resource kit has been put together to enable you to support your reading/holiday program all summer long. In response to feedback, quantities of items have been reduced to accommodate smaller libraries with smaller participation

Curious Creatures Artwork

The poster image for this year’s Curious Creatures campaign has arrived and the SRC Team are smitten with the artwork. Final details are being made to the individual graphic assets and will be available for download from the SRC Dropbox shortly. For

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SRC On Display 2016

Heroes and Villains Unleashed in Libraries Thank you to all libraries that entered the 2016 Library Display competition. The competition was tough this year. A total of fifty-three entries were received! Click to see all library displays! This year 5 categories

SRC + VR Resources = Game On fun!

Virtual Reality (VR) is a rapidly expanding digital medium that presents exciting new possibilities for storytelling! Whilst it is still early days for VR platforms, most of which are quite expensive, libraries are in an important position to provide users

2017 Program Data Collection

The collection of SRC end of program data helps us to keep improving the quality of the program and resources, and to substantiate the key deliverables of the Summer Reading Club. Last year, libraries reported that in addition to sustaining literacy in

Graphic Suite for Teens

Are you looking for a way to reach out to the teen readers in your communities? As a trial for 2017, a second visual campaign targeted to connect and entice participation from your teen cohort, have been illustrated by Michael

Program delivery: promoting your SRC

When promoting your program, keep in mind that you may want to promote to non-library visitors and people that have not participated in a Summer Reading Club before as well as to existing library users. Here are some ideas: Library display

Program delivery: programming ideas

Activities and special SRC events attract children to the library. Plan activities that will appeal to children who are not regular library users as well as activities that will enrich the background of children who regularly attend and who are

Activating the Theme – Secret Decoding Glasses

Be the hero. Be the villain. Let’s get ready for action! Summer is fast approaching and so is the Summer Reading Club. Is this your first time delivering the SRC? Have you looked through your materials and are wondering how

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