Summer Reading Program: Preschoolers

preschool summer

Join us at the Oceans of Ice Cream Party at 10:30 am on Monday, June 6 for the summer reading kickoff!

Looking for other ages? Kids | Teens | Adults


  • Parents or guardians count the time spent reading to or with their child toward the goal of 250 minutes.
  • Reading logs can be picked up at the library. Our SRP program can also be done online this summer! Sign up for an account and keep track of what you read this summer here: [Link live June 6!]


  • To win, you need to do at least fifteen of the twenty activities.
  • Bingo cards can be picked up at the library or downloaded here: [Link live June 6!].
  • Everyone who completes their Bingo card will get more prizes, plus an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing!
  • Bingo activity links: Classic Rhymes | Motion Rhymes | Bounce Rhymes


  • All Ages Events - Beach Animals with ECO Discovery, Virtual Aquarium with Cleveland Aquarium, Shark Stories with the Toledo Zoo, Water Games, and our finale: An Ocean of Music with the Music Lady! 
  • In-Person Storytimes - Beach Storytime, Fish & Coral Reef Storytime, Mythical Creatures Storytime, and Shark Storytime!
  • Storytime Kits - Pick up your free book and activity packet at the library! 
  • Scavenger Hunt - The hunt comes in two parts, both of which can be done around Swanton! 
  • Interactive Movie Kits - Pick up a Moana kit! Each kit comes with treats and activities to do while watching, enough for four watchers.


  • Read 125 minutes: A free ice cream cone from Honey Bear. 
  • Read 250 minutes: A free book, a free pizza from Pisanello’s, water toys, a completion certificate, an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing, and more!
  • BINGO: A free book, Burger King certificates, a shark glider, and an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing. 
  • Grand Prizes: Games, books, puzzles, squid hats, stuffed sharks, gift cards, and more!