We had a fantastic Summer Reading Program this year, and we extend Congratulations to all of our successful summer readers! A total of 92 participated in Preston Public Library’s “One World Many Stories” reading program. Little ones in the Cuddle Me group logged 384 days of being read to.  Kids in the Read-To-Me group enjoyed a total of 1,628 books. Readers read 55,440 minutes. In addition, Teens read 33,740 pages.

In the Read-To-Me group, the following children had over 100 books read to them:  Marley Andersen-Harmening, Aeric Fontenello, Max McHan, Nathan Pfremmer, Annakate Wingert. Those who read the most minutes in the elementary Readers group were:  Jonathan Anderson, (4860), Miranda Cox, (4500), Hannah Rolfs, (3420), Xavier Peterson, (3240), Xia Peterson, (3240). In the Teen group Katelin Easley read 17,077 pages.

 Chic’s Pizza and the Preston Public Library donated grand Prizes for the summer reading program. Additional weekly treats and prizes were donated by the following businesses:

B & B Bowl, Weber & Judd Pharmacy, Preston Foods, Sweet Stop, Trailhead Inn, Uncommon Charm, and the Preston Motor Mart. Thank You for your donations!  The children really appreciated the prizes.

Grand Prize winners:

  • $10  Preston Bucks — Lillian H
  • Pizza from Chics — Kyra A
  • Tote bag — Angela V
  • Tote bag — Leah S
  • T-shirt — Madalyn K
  • T-shirt — William H
  • Waterbottle — Katelin E
  • Waterbottle — Hannah R
  • Please pick up your prizes by September 30th.