It is that time of year when Essex County Council challenge local children to join in The Summer Reading Challenge.
All Essex Libraries take part to motivate children to read and develop their book interest through the summer holidays, it is Free to join at your local library and you can sign up at any time from 15 July 2017 until 2nd of September 2017.
The theme is Animal Agents aimed at children aged three to 12 solving clues and becoming detectives. plus for children over 10 years there will be a new Imagination challenge!
Colchester Zoo are offering a free child voucher when they sign up to the challenge (T&C’s apply), Children need to read or share 6 books to earn rewards and a certificate and join in with a treasure hunt on the Animal Agents Website.
For more see; inflibraries.essex.gov.uk