Stockton - San Joaquin County Winter Reading Program


Feed the Curious Mind | Read the Books | Win the Prizes
 Winter Reading







Pick up your reading logs today at your local SSJCPL branch. 


Winter Reading

and a chance to RIDE THE ZAMBONI during game break!
Made possible by the
Stockton Heat Hockey Team!

Winter Reading


Check out the calendar of events for a listing of Winter Reading Events!

Special thanks for the funding of Winter Reading to The Stockton Heat!!

 Stockton Heat


Stockton Heat Player Appearances:


The Stockton Heat Players will be appearing at the following branches at these date and times! They will be reading books and visiting with patrons of all ages. Come out and show your support for the Stockton Heat! 


Stribley: Thursday, December 5 from 4p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Van Buskirk: Friday, December 6 from 4p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Angelou: Monday, December 9 from 4:30p.m. to 5p.m.

Fair Oaks: Tuesday, December 17 from 3:30p.m. to 4p.m.

Troke: Monday, January 6 from 3:30p.m. to 4p.m.

Chavez: Tuesday, January 7 from 3:30p.m. to 4p.m.

Arnold Rue: Wednesday, January 22 from 3:30p.m. to 4p.m.

Weston Ranch: Thursday, January 23 from 3:30p.m. to 4p.m.


Prize Details:
Kids ages 0-12 are required to read 10 books to be added to our Winter Reading “Smart as a Fox” list and be recognized on social media + earn a voucher for you and one parent (additional tickets can be purchased) to the Stockton Heat Hockey Game on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 6:00pm against the Tucson Roadrunners! Turn in 1 or more cards to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing for a chance to ride on the Zamboni during that same night! List the book titles on the reading log, and return the log to your library branch to be entered. Ticket Vouchers must be redeemed at SMG Box Office located at 248 W. Fremont Street, Stockton, 95203. Vouchers available while supplies last.

Reading log turn in dates as well as grand prize announcement dates TBD. Winners will be notified by phone as provided on the reading log. Library account should be in good standing in order to win. Children 5 years or younger must be accompanied by an adult if selected for grand prize drawing ride on the zamboni.