Pondathon II: Presenting the Pondathon Garden Showcase!

Pondathon II is a year-long gardening-themed readathon hosted by The Quiet Pond! Help us restore the forest by reading to earn plants and decorate your own garden. For more information about Pondathon, read our Readathon Information Post or check out our Pondathon II Portal.

The story:

There seems to be some pomp and circumstance at the Pond today. A sign welcoming visitors has been erected, flowers of all colours line the pathway, and it looks like the Pond friends seem to be wearing their best!

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Pondathon II: Prologue – We’re Going to Save the Forest! [Readathon Information]

Pondathon II: The Quiet Pond's Story-Driven Readathon

Pondathon II is a year-long gardening-themed readathon hosted by The Quiet Pond! Help us restore the forest by reading to earn plants and decorate your own garden. For more information about Pondathon, read our Readathon Information Post or check out our Pondathon II Portal.

The story:

It’s a warm morning when you decide to visit your friends at the Pond. It’s been awhile since you’ve seen them; you miss everyone’s smiles, and if the letter you received, a message scrawled on a single oak leaf, is any indication, you have a feeling that they miss you too.

“Friend,” the letter begins (and you can hear Xiaolong’s voice), “It’s been awhile since we’ve seen you. Gen asks how you’ve been! Can you come visit us sometime? We are having a Very Important Pond Meeting and it’s important that you’re there too!”

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Pondathon II Announcement: A Preview of Our 2022 Story-Driven Gardening-Themed Readathon

Pondathon II: The Quiet Pond's Story-Driven Readathon

Early last year, The Quiet Pond hosted a month-long readathon called Pondathon, a story-driven readathon where participants helped the Pond friends protect the forest and defeat a wicked evil. I had so much fun putting the Pondathon readathon together, and I loved how the readathon was able to inspire or rekindle a love for reading — so much, that I wanted to bring it back for a second time.

I am thrilled to announce that we will finally be hosting the sequel readathon: Pondathon II!

Today, Xiaolong and friends will be taking you on a tour across all the new and exciting things that you can expect in Pondathon II. It’s going to be a long post, so, without further ado, let’s talk to Xiaolong!

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