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Summer Reading and Writing Programs for Children and Adults

In partnership with the Institute of Reading Development (IRD), a leading developer of reading curricula, Bradley University is pleased to host the Summer Reading and Writing Program.  Designed and taught by IRD instructors,  the Summer Reading and Writing Program offers nine classes for all ages - from 4-year-olds to adults.  Bradley University has offered this program with the IRD since 2003.  Not only are the classes enjoyable, they offer lifelong benefits. 

Location.  All classes are held on the campus of Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. 

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Parking.  During the summer months, campus parking is open and free to the public.

Program Details.  Find out more about the program that matches your interests by following the links below.   You may also register for a program by choosing the "Sign Up Online" option at the bottom of each program's description, or select "Register" from the left side of this page.

Program

Dates

Times

Tuition

4-Year-Olds and Entering Kindergartners

June 16 – July 14

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

$249 + materials fee

 Entering 1st Graders

 June 16 – July 14

10:30 - 12:15 p.m.

$299 + materials fee

 Entering 2nd Graders

  June 17 – July 15

10:00 - 11:45 a.m.

$299 + materials fee

 Entering 3rd Graders

  June 16 – July 14

1:00 - 2:45 p.m.

$299 + materials fee

 Entering 4th Graders

 June 17 – July 15

12:15 - 2:30 p.m.

$299 + materials fee

 Entering 5th Graders

 June 15 – July 13

11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

$299 + materials fee

 Entering 6th - 8th Graders

 June 15 - July 13

9:00 - 11:15 a.m.

$299 + materials fee

Entering 9th - 11th Graders

June 15 - July 13

2:30 - 4:45 p.m.

$299 + materials fee

Entering 12th Graders, College Students, and Adults

June 17 - July 15 3:00 - 5:15 p.m. $299 + materials fee

For more information, call the Institute of Reading Development at (800) 964-8888.