Coupon Katie Morings with Fox 43: Several Free Rewards for Readers This Summer!

Welcome to Coupon Katie!  If you are visiting after seeing me on the Fox 43 Morning show this morning,  or if you want to know what we talked about, here is the round up of  the Summer Reading Programs going on this year!

1. Tennessee Smokies

The Tennessee Smokies Summer Reading Program is for Smokies fans 12-and-under. There are five levels of participation that can be completed by each child . To complete a level all your child has to do is read 10 books, 10 chapters, or have 10 books read to him/her (if your child is not reading yet). Once your child has completed his/her first level, bring the Level 1 reading program form to the ticket office at Smokies Park, and exchange it for prizes and 2 free tickets to a Smokies game.

You can earn two free tickets for each level and there are other great prizes like a ticket to the Knoxville Zoo, Shoney’s treats and more. This program runs through August 8th.

2.Knox County Library

Knox county children can register as a Reader or a Listener online or at any library location. Readers read for 15 hours. Listeners (for those not quite reading yet) listen to 30 books being read to them. Keep track of your books and time on your reading log (for Readers or for Listeners). Once you’ve completed your log return it to the library and pick up your prize between June 11 – July 31.

Younger readers (4 and under) win a Dream Big watercolor painting kit provided by the Children’s Reading Foundation and the Rewards Book.Older readers (5 and up) win a finger-light beam ring and the  Rewards Book.

The Rewards book is worth over $100 and rewards include admission to: Knoxville Zoo, East Tennessee Discovery Center, Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, East Tennessee History Center,  YMCA Swimming Pool, Blount Mansion. Food or prizes from Rita’s Italian Ice, Bruster’s,  Magpies Bakery, Ijams Nature Center,  Bowling at Strike & Spare Family Fun Center and more!

3.Blount County Summer Reading Club

For all of you in Blount County your library’s Summer Reading Club kicks off Saturday June 2nd! It is on their events calendar but other info is not up yet!

4.Chuck E. Cheese

Earn 10 Free tokens every time your child reads for 2 weeks in a row. Just fill out the form and bring it in to claim your free tokens.

5. PBS Kids Summer Reading Challenge 

This challenge kicks off on June 6th and includes a Free six week reading program and the chance for your kids to win daily prizes for their participation.

 6. Barnes and Noble

Barnes and Noble will be running their Summer Reading program again this year! It kicks off 5/22/12 and runs until 9/4/12. Students the chance to receive a free book once they read 8 titles and tell B&N about it in their Summer Reading journal.


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