2017 Adult Summer Reading

Memorial Day Weekend to Friday, August 18

Explore, discover, and participate in a new shorter reading program.

  • Write reviews of the books you’ve read or listened to for prize drawing entries.
  • Each review earns you an entry for the drawings.
  • Drawings will be held every other Friday beginning June 9. The Grand prize, a $50 Portsmouth Ala Carte gift card provided by the Friends, will be the final drawing on Friday, August 18. All entries will be included in the final drawing. Explore new ideas, discover new skills, build a better world: READ.

Featured Prizes from Local Businesses

Grand Prize provided by the Friends of the Library

June 9: Winners choose from prize box

June 23: Whims & Whatnots: $15 gift certificate

July 7: Breakfast Hill Country Club: Round of Golf for 2 people

July 21: Rolling Green Nursery: $25 gift certificate

August 4: Breakfast Hill Country Club: Round of Golf for 2 people

August 18: $50 Portsmouth Ala Carte Gift Card


2017 Teen/Tween Summer Reading

Summer Reading for Tweens and Teens Entering Grades 5 & up

Tweens and teens may enter raffle tickets for each book read, library visit or program attended this year.   Sign-ups start Thursday, June 29 at our Kick-Off Event.

Prizes include passes to Water Country, Captain’s Cove Adventure Golf, Michael’s Gift Cards and more.   In addition, a raffle is held at each teen program for Water Country Passes and a $5 gift card.

Prizes are provided by the Friends of the Weeks Public Library, Water Country and Captain’s Cove Adventure Golf.


2017 Children’s Library Summer Club

Library Summer Club for Grades Pre-K – 4th

Join the Library Summer Club. Sign-ups start at our kick-off event, Tuesday, June 27 at 11  a.m. or again at 6:30 p.m. You can also join any time after that date. All participants will have a card on file at the library. When you visit the library, have your card stamped. You will earn a small prize on your third visit. Three visits equal one small prize. Younger non-readers may also join. Attending a library program counts as a visit.

Stop in to the library this summer. Pick out some great books. Attend a cool program. Earn prizes. What could be better!

Prizes are provided by the Friends of the Library.