The rules of Reading with the Rays presented by Suncoast Credit Union are simple:
On the back of the card, keep track of your favorite books and articles you read this summer. Read around the bases - 24 hours total!
Read 3 hours to get from Home Plate to First Base
Reward: Reading with the Rays Poster featuring Evan Longoria
Read 5 more hours to get from First to Second Base
Reward: Reading with the Rays Jelly Bracelet
Read 7 more hours to get from Second to Third Base
Reward: Rays Sunglasses
Read 9 more hours to get from Third Base to Home Plate
Reward: Official Reading with the Rays Certificate. Two (2) tickets to a Rays home game. See your game card for details (based upon availability).
Reading with the Rays is supported by the Rays Baseball Foundation, Suncoast Credit Union and the Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education.
Find a participating library near you in the following counties:
Charlotte County - http://www.charlottecountyfl.com/Library/
Citrus County - http://www.citruslibraries.org/
Hernando County - http://www.hcpl.lib.fl.us/
Hillsborough County - http://www.thpl.org/
Manatee County - http://www.mymanatee.org/library
Pasco County - http://pascolibraries.org/
Pinellas County - http://www.pinellascounty.org/library.htm
Polk County - http://www.mypclc.org/
Sarasota County - https://www.scgov.net/library/Pages/default.aspx
Program details and prize information are listed on Reading with the Rays game cards, available at a library near you after June 12.