Summer Reading Program


The Roswell Public Library invites you to participate in the 2021 Summer Reading Program: Tails and Tales.  The two month reading program begins Tuesday, June 1st and concludes on Saturday, July 31st. 

Beginning 10 am, on June 1, come in and sign up at the Roswell Public Library registration table and pick up your swag bag.  

As soon as you sign up you may begin reading library books and tracking your reading. In the online at  
https://roswell-nm.beanstack.org/
Whale with book and words Tails & Tales

Weekly Prizes

Earn one prize per week of the program.

  • Children listening or reading picture books earn a prize from the treasure chest for checking out and reading 10 picture books per week. 
  • Children reading chapter books from the Juvenile Fiction collection earn a prize from the treasure chest for reading 1 book per week.
  • Teens reading books from the main collection or the Young Adult collection earn a ticket for a weekly drawing for a Domino's Pizza coupon.
  • Adult reading books from the main collection earn a ticket for a weekly drawing for a gift basket.

Grand Prizes Drawing

Children who have earned 6 prizes from the treasure chest will receive additional prizes and be entered in the Grand prize drawing from Whataburger.  The Grand Prize drawing will be held on Tuesday, August 3, 2021.  You need not be present to win.  

All prizes must be picked up by Saturday, August 21. 2021

Feeling Lucky?

Come in and enter a drawing for 4 tickets to the Amarillo Sod Poodle Minor League Baseball game.  Drawing will be held Wednesday, June 30.   

Summer Activities

Please come in or call 575-622-7101 to register for the activities. 
All activities will be held outside, weather permitting:

Henna Tattoos, on Saturday, June 19 at 10:30 am
Exploring Ocean Creatures & Shells, a STEM Activity, on Saturday, June 26 at 10:30 am
Solar Oven Cooking, a STEM Activity, on Wednesday, July 14 at 10:30 am
Tie Dye (Bring your own cotton t-shirt), on Wednesday, July 21 at 10:30 am
Paper Circuits, a STEM Activity, on Wednesday, July 28 at 10:30 am

A Huge Thank You

Eastern New Mexico University for arranging for the prizes from Whataburger, Domino's Pizza and the Amarillo Sod Poodle Minor League Baseball tickets.