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Summer @ PVLD 2024

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Summer @ PVLD

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Join the Million Minute Community Challenge!
 Complete minutes of reading, activities, and more and contribute to the Peninsula community goal of 1,000,000 minutes!

Summer fun for ALL AGES!

Use the tabs on the left to navigate to our events this summer!

Picnic at the Peninsula

picnic on the peninsula 2024

Join us on Saturday, June 15th from 10 am - 2pm a fun-filled day for kids and adults alike! This all-ages event will feature live performances, a variety of classic cars, music, bubbles, crafts, activities, informational community booths, a photo booth and snacks, all provided free of charge.

Guests are encouraged to bring their favorite picnic lunch and make a day of it.

Event will be held at Malaga Cove School Grounds, located at 375 Via Almar, Palos Verdes Estates.


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How to participate:

From June 10th - August 17th, we invite everyone to participate in the Summer @ PVLD challenge!  

Complete reading and activities and reach the 1,000 minute challenge, earning entries into our end of summer grand prize raffle.  Earn souvenirs throughout the challenge by reaching specific minutes milestones.

Every minute you complete counts!  In addition to the individual 1,000 minute challenge, Summer @ PVLD is a community challenge!  Help the PV community reaching the community goal of completing 1,000,000 minutes this summer!

Some activities ideas include:
• Exploring the outdoors
• Writing ideas or thoughts
• Playing games
• Learning something new
• Exercising and moving
• Watching TV shows/movies
• Discovering your world
• Attending any library program

    To join PVLD's 2024 Summer challenge, select one of the two options below:

    Option #1:

    Come to any PVLD location and pick up a Summer Challenge Log:

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    Fill in a circle for every 25 minutes spent reading or doing an activity.  

    Bring the log back to the library every time you reach a 250 minute milestone for a souvenir and a Grand Prize Raffle entry.

    Reach the halfway point (500 minutes) by July 15 to be entered in the Midpoint Prize Raffle!

      Option #2:

      Join the Summer Challenge online! More information coming soon!

      How to Win:

      For every 250 minutes you complete, fill out the appropriate raffle ticket, selecting your preferred grand prize for an entry into that prize's raffle at the end of the summer challenge.  Bring in your raffle ticket to any PVLD branch to be entered and receive a souvenir as well!

      But wait there's more!  If you reach 500 minutes by the midpoint of the summer challenge (July 15th), you'll receive an entry into our Midpoint Raffle!  Select your preferred midpoint prize on the raffle ticket and return to any PVLD branch.

      Younger than TK?

      Don't worry, we have a year long program for you called 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten!

      Click below for more info.

      1000 Books Before Kindergarten logo

      1000 Books Before Kindergarten - Reading program for babies, toddlers and preschoolers

      Programs are subject to change without notice.

      Summer Events for Kids Click here for all of our summer events for kids!

      Teens Summer Events Click here for all of our summer events for teens!

      Summer @ PVLD Adult Events

      Click here for all of our summer events for adults!

      Prize Winners and Community Goals