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If you want to volunteer this summer, you MUST complete an application and attend an orientation session.

For students entering grades 6 - 12 in Fall 2017.

Open to Riverside residents and all D96 and RBHS students.

Registration for orientation starts on May 9.

Orientation Dates:
Saturday, May 20 at 11 am
Thursday, May 25 at 3:45 pm
Wednesday, May 31 at 3:45 pm
Thursday, June 1 at 7 pm
Monday, June 5 at 3:45 pm
It is time for Summer Reading!

  • Come to our Kick Off Party on June 7 and eat your own custom ice cream sundae from 6-8 pm.
  • Read and do building activities to complete the program by August 4. Finishers can enter drawings for amazing prizes like Lego kits, a sewing machine, a doll house and much more.
  • Find Popcorn, our travelling desk dog, to enter our weekly drawing.
  • Fill your days playing in our Construction Zone or challenge yourself with Hands-On Engineering.
  • Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone at our Harry Potter Day (June 27, 2-8:30 pm)
  • Make merry at our Christmas in July with gingerbread houses, origami, crafts and an evening hot cocoa story-time! (July 24 & 25)
  • There is so much to do!

Visit our Summer Reading page to get started.