Summer reading 2012 final reportPresentation Transcript
Summer Reading Wrap-Up 2012
What it’s all about…
A summer to remember!
Registrations: At each location, children are invited to sign up for Summer Reading. The following numbers represent the children whosigned up to participant in the 2012 Summer Reading Program.
System-wide Registration By Location
Attendance:Attendance measured the amount of people who came to programs offered at our libraries during Summer Reading 2012.
Summer Reading Promotional Puppet Show 2012: This year’s puppet show, Tales From the Swamp, was performed at schools all across Huntsville and Madison County as well as at Panoply. The total number of attendees at our 2012 puppet show was: 5,236
Summer Reading 2012: The Big PictureThe total number of people who attendedSummer Reading promotional programs andprograms during June-July 2012: 36,453
Circulation Many circulation records were broken duringthe summer of 2012, with children’s and teen’s materials being no exception!
That’s a 10% increase in circulation for summer 2012!
System Wide Sponsors:• Madison County Commission• Northrop Grumman• Huntsville Library Foundation• International Paper• The Junior League of Huntsville• Friends of the Library groups THANK YOU!
System Wide Partnerships:• Hudson Alpha• NASA• Waymon Krugh• NEEMA International Performing Arts Center• Alabama Youth Ballet Theater• Jared Baker, Animal Tales• Amber Skantz, Nomadic Tapestry• Curt Cearley, The Owl Guy• National Speleological Society• Von Braun Astronomical Society• Rolling Arsenal of Derby• Susan Hixson, rock climbing• The Little Gym of Huntsville
System Wide Donors:• Tennessee Aquarium• Point Mallard• Huntsville Museum of Art• Peggy Ann Bakery• Huntsville Iceplex• Pump It Up of Huntsville• My Spirited Art• Auntie Anne’s Pretzels• Lake Winnepesaukah