iRead Summer Reading Program: Read, Renew, Repeat

Get ready to dive into a summer of reading and conservation with the iRead Summer Reading Program! Running from June 24 - August 30, this program is designed for readers of all ages and will be held every Wednesday at the Convergence Zone. Preschool sessions are from 12:30-1:30 pm and school-age sessions from 3:30-4:30 pm.

Open to all eligible patrons, the program aims to promote the concept of conservation, focusing on protecting species, maintaining habitats, enhancing ecosystem services, and preserving biological diversity. iREAD : Read, Renew, Repeat encourages reading as a restorative method of self-improvement and self-preservation.

To participate and track your reading minutes, sign up at For any questions, visit the Convergence Zone in person or call (360) 257-2432.

Join us weekly for a themed book and activity session. Here’s what we have lined up:

Week 1: June 26
Book: Kindness Rocks
Theme: Rocks
Craft & Activity: Rock Painting (Both Ages)

Week 2: July 3
Book: All the Insects in the World
Theme: Insects
Craft & Activity: DIY Butterfly (Preschool), Bug in a Jar (School Age)

Week 3: July 10
Book: A Tree for All Seasons
Theme: Trees
Craft & Activity: Puzzle Piece Tree Art (Both Ages)

Week 4: July 17
Book: Earth Ninja
Theme: Planet
Craft & Activity: Earth Craft (Preschool), Milkweed Seed Bombs (School Age)

Week 5: July 24
Book: The Man in the Moon
Theme: Imagination
Craft & Activity: Mindfulness Glitter Jars (Both Ages)

Week 6: July 31
Book: The Adventures of a Plastic Bottle
Theme: Recycling
Craft & Activity: Recycled Milk Carton Parking Garage (Preschool), Water Bottle Suncatchers (School Age)

Week 7: August 7
Book: You are Never Alone
Theme: Nature
Craft & Activity: Recycled Rainbows (Preschool), Mini Terrariums (School Age)

Week 8: August 14
Book: The Plant Pals, Happy to Be Me
Theme: Gardening
Craft & Activity: Wind Farm (Preschool), Hydroponic Gardening (School Age)

Celebrate reading and conservation with us this summer. Happy Reading!