Get ready to blast off to a universe of stories this summer! With programs like Aliens: Escape from Earth, Apollo 11: One Giant Leap, Smarty Pants: Balloon Space Odyssey and much more, there's something for everyone. And there will be prizes for all ages just for reading!  How easy is that? We are grateful for our fabulous sponsors: Brookfield Zoo, Chicago Dogs Baseball, Clarendon Hills Bank, Chipotle, Enchanted Castle, Kane County Cougars, 7-Eleven, Sky Zone, Suburbanite Bowl, Tivoli Theater and Wendy's.

Here's what you do:

Age: Birth to 36 months

Program: Read to Me Summer Reading Club
Complete eight activities listed in the booklet; your little one earns a prize. Complete another eight activities (total of 16); your child earns a board book to keep!

Age: Preschool through entering 5th grade

Program: Youth Summer Reading
For every ten days a child reads up to 30 days, they earn a prize coupon. For every five days of reading beyond the initial 30, they earn bonus chances to win more prizes. Participants must read 15 minutes per day to count.

Age: Entering Grades 6-12

Program: Young Adult Summer Reading
Participating young adults earn their choice of a prize coupon for every two completed books (up to four books). After four books, young adults earn raffle tickets for a chance to win a $50 cash prize!

Age: 18 and up

Program: Adult Summer Reading
Adults earn a raffle ticket with every completed book.Win one of three prizes: $50 Trader Joe's gift card, $50 gift certificate to Talley's Kitchen & Bar Restaurant, or a $50 Visa gift card.
Adult Summer Reading Entry Form - Fill out one per book read and return to the Check Out Desk.

For everyone

Anyone can earn prizes simply for coming to the library!  Each week for the eight weeks of summer reading, there will be a prize drawing for a $10 gift card to an area business.  Just fill out an entry form when you come in. (Limited to one entry per day per person.)
List of Weekly Prizes