Frequently Asked Questions
Who can participate? Babies, toddlers, preschoolers, kids, and tweens & teens who either live in Sumter County or their family works in Sumter County, and those who are visiting with family in Sumter County during the summer. Children too young to read by themselves are welcome to participate by having a parent or caretaker sign them up and read to them.
Can I count books that I read on my computer or e-reader?
Can I count time that I spend reading to my kids?
Yes! We love when you read to your kids!
Can I count audiobooks?
Can I join the program after its official start date?
Can I count reading that I’ve done before the official start date?
Please count only reading you’ve done within the official dates of the program.