Summer Reading

The Challenge

The Challenge

Read for at least 18 hours (1080 minutes) between June 7 and August 1. That’s only 20 minutes a day! Any reading – books, graphic novels/comic books, magazines, audiobooks, eBooks/eAudiobooks – counts towards your goal.

Come Visit

Come Visit

Receive a free branded tote bag just for registering!

Ping Pong Drop for Kids

(Beginning Friday, June 7)

Ping Pong Drop for Kids

(Beginning Friday, June 7)

For every hour read, drop a ping pong ball in our tower and watch it fill as everyone reads over the summer!

Halfway Prize for Kids

(beginning Monday, June 17)

Halfway Prize for Kids

(beginning Monday, June 17)

Visit the Library after you’ve logged at least 9 hours of reading and make a personalized button to celebrate your achievement!

The Finish

The Finish

Kids: Log your 18 hours of reading online, and you’ll receive a book of your choice as well as coupons for treats at local businesses. You will also be automatically entered in a drawing for an awesome toy basket donated by Village Toy Shop in Winnetka and the Children’s Gift Shop in Northfield.

Teens: Log your 18 hours of reading online, and you’ll receive a book of your choice as well as coupons for treats at local businesses. You will also be automatically entered in a drawing for a movie prize basket.

Adults: Log your 18 hours of reading online, and you’ll be automatically entered in a drawing for a gift certificate from a local restaurant.

If you have questions, check our FAQ, or send an email to Amanda Garrity, Interim Head of Youth Services, at agarrity@winnetkalibrary.org and she will be happy to answer your question.