Summer Reading

Illustration of a person reading a book while kayaking next to CSLP slogan on light gray-green water

Summer Reading 2022

Oceans of Possibilities : Océanos de Posibilidades

June 1st - August 1st

Talking Books patrons of all ages are invited to ride the high seas or explore the ocean depths with "Oceans of Possibilities : Océanos de Posibilidades."

By registering for summer reading, you’ll be entered to win one of our weekly prizes. You must reach the reading goal specific to your age group to be eligible for our Grand Prize drawing. One grand prize will be awarded for each age group.

The reading goal for adults is 5 books read for the duration of the program. Youth patrons, ages 0-17, have a reading goal of 60 minutes per week.

Prizes are generously donated by the Kansas Advisory Council for Talking Books Services and we thank the council for their support.

To register for the summer reading program, please call us at 1-800-362-0699, email KTB@ks.gov, or fill out our online sign up form.

Weekly Themes

Welcome to Tails and Tales. Check back weekly to find reading lists and activities related to our weekly themes. Happy reading!

  • Week 1: All about the Ocean
  • Week 2: Sea Creatures
  • Week 3: Exploration and Navigation
  • Week 4: Ocean Mythology
  • Week 5: Pirate's Life for Me
  • Week 6: Oh Ship!
  • Week 7: Ocean Battles
  • Week 8: Waters of Life
  • Week 9: We're Gonna Need a Bigger Book!

Weekly Reading Recommendations & Activities