Explore our fun online reading clubs and enjoy actvities, challenges, reading surprises and so much more! 

1000 books before kindergarten

Ages 5 and under with a caregiver
Join the club at waterloo.readsquared.com

Explore the world of early literacy with your preschooler. The mission is simple: Read!

Click here to create an account with us where you and your child can track all of the books you read together. Each week, new missions to help you build literacy skills for life will appear in your account.

Read, write, sing, talk and play with these missions for hours of fun together. Graduates of the program will receive a special gift and certificate. For more information about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, click here.

Forest of reading evergreen award club

Adults
Join the club at waterloo.readsquared.com

Participate in one of Canada's largest recreational reading programs of its kind while reading some of Canada's best titles in fiction and non-fiction. The 2021 Ontario Library Association Forest of Reading Evergreen Award Nominees are selected each year by a committee of library professionals. Sign up with WPL this summer to read these great titles, participate in activities and then vote for your favourite Evergreen nominee for a chance to win some cool prizes. The winners will be announced in the fall.