Do you ever find yourself picking up your phone and mindlessly scrolling Instagram? Meanwhile, accomplishing your Goodreads reading goal is looking less and less likely. It can feel disheartening when you’re not being as productive as the people posting constant homemade bread pictures on Facebook. With these tips, you can overcome that reading slump and get back on track. Continue reading How to Overcome a Reading Slump
Do you ever wonder how much reading you actually do?There are many ways to track your reading habits, and different styles work for different people. Lets take a look at how you can measure your reading and different tracking methods. Continue reading Ways to Track Reading
You may have heard others talk about their yearly reading goals, or maybe you’re one of those goal-setters. Whether it’s tracking the number of books through Goodreads or sampling different genres through a Pinterest challenge, there are many different types of reading goals. Should you set reading goals? Are they really a good idea, or is it better to just read whatever and whenever? Continue reading Should you set reading goals?
Have you been taking time to read this summer? With the Summer Reading Club going on, it is a perfect opportunity to grab a book and relax (and possibly win some prizes…). Not sure what to read? Take a look at the staff’s summer reads for suggestions! Continue reading #StaffPick: Staff Summer Reads
Are you taking on some of the Teen/Adult Challenges for our Summer Reading Clubs? Having trouble? We’ve compiled a list of resources to help you with all the challenges on your list! Continue reading SRC for all! Teen & Adult Challenge Resources
It’s true – Summer Reading Clubs are coming! We have a club for everyone of every age and stage of reading, and we are so excited to be still bringing these programs to you this summer. Read-to-Me Club– for those pre-readers who still need a little help – ages 0-5 Summer Reading Club – our provincial club for those reading on their own – ages 6-12 Teen Summer Challenge – just for teens, and it’s better than ever this year! –ages 13-18 Adult Summer Reading Club – because we deserve some fun in the summer too –ages 18+ More information … Continue reading Space Chickens! (Summer Reading Clubs are Coming!)
If you’re like me, you saw our Kids Book Bingo challenge last month and were pretty jealous. So our staff have put together a new reading challenge for everyone over the age of 12! Continue reading A Contest for the Rest of Us!
We’re launching a kids book bingo card for ages 6-12 for the month of April! Colour or cross off the squares as you complete them, then send us your completed card by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Draw date and prize TBA. … Continue reading Kids Book Bingo!