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June 13th - July 24th
Signup June 9th - July 17th

SPONSORS

A special THANK YOU
to all of our sponsors!

  • Applebee's - Shorewood
  • Brookfield Zoo
  • Burger King - Shorewood
  • Channahon Lanes
  • Chicago Bears
  • Chicago Blackhawks
  • Chicago White Sox
  • Chicago Wolves
  • CPX Sports
  • Family Fun Zone
  • Haunted Trails
  • Jimmy John's - Shorewood
  • LEGOLAND
  • Lion's Club of Shorewood
  • Lou Malnati's
  • Marcia Karol, CPA
  • Representative Mark Batnick
  • Shorewood Pediatrics
  • Shorewood Police Department
  • Taco Bell
  • Troy Fire Department
  • White Castle - Joliet
Lil' Sidekicks (ages 0-3)
Sign up and receive:
  • Your reading log
  • Yard sign
  • Weekly activity log (ages 2+)
  • Coupon pack (ages 2+)
 Complete your log
  • Practice literacy skills with a parent or caregiver by reading, singing, playing, and more!
Stop by the library to:
  • Play Plinko
  • Attend fun programs
Win prizes
  • Turn in your completed reading log to get a book & plush toy prize and enter our grand prize raffle drawing. Available prizes:
    • Boynton Rhino plush & book
    • Hungry Caterpillar plush & book
    • Llama Llama plush & book
  • Turn in your weekly activity logs (ages 2+), for a chance to win weekly raffle drawings. Available prizes:
    • White Sox tickets
    • Brookfield Zoo passes
    • and more!
Kids (ages 4-12)
Sign up and receive:
  • Your reading log
  • Yard sign
  • Weekly activity log
  • Coupon pack
Complete your log
  • For every 20 minutes you read, cross off or color in an action word (12 hrs. total)
Stop by the library to:
  • Pay Plinko
  • Attend fun programs
Win prizes
  • Turn in your completed reading log to enter our grand prize raffle drawing. Available prizes:
    • EzyRoller RideOn
    • Leap Frog 3 Tablet
    • 100 ct. Crayola Giant Art Kit
    • 790 ct. LEGO bin
    • Stop Motion Animation kit
    • 7-inch Android Tablet
  • Turn in your weekly activity logs for a chance to win weekly raffle drawings. Available prizes:
    • White Sox tickets
    • Brookfield Zoo passes
    • and more!
  • Visit the library's community garden or show your completed school log for extra prizes.
Teens (ages 13-18) & Adults (ages 19+)
The teen & adult programs have identical rules. The Kindle Fire grand prize and $50 Target gift card runner-up prize are separate for both programs. All other runner-up prize drawings are combined.
  • Sign up and receive:
    • Your 2-sided reading log
    • Scavenger hunt card
    • Yard sign
    • Tote bag

  •  Complete your log (Choose ONE side only)
    • Read 20 minutes over 20 days during the summer - ANY reading counts
    • OR, read 5 complete books (print, audiobooks, and e-books only)

  • Stop by the library
    • For every program you attend, receive one extra runner-up raffle ticket
    • Complete the Scavenger hunt to receive two extra runner-up raffle tickets.

  • Win prizes
    • Grand Prize: Kindle Fire
      • Earn ONE ticket by completing the "Light" (20 in 20) reading log
      • Earn FIVE tickets by completing the "Regular" (Read 5) reading log
    • Runner-Up Prizes: $50 Target gift card; Harry Potter DVD set*, Star Wars DVD set**; Marvel DVD set***
      • Non-winning grand prize tickets = runner up tickets
      • Supplemental reading log tickets = runner-up tickets
      • Program attendance = one runner-up ticket each
      • Completed scavenger hunt = two runner-up tickets (no duplicates) 

 

*Harry Potter DVD set includes all 8 films

**Star Wars DVD set includes all 6 films

***Marvel DVD set includes 8 Marvel films
(First 3 Spider-man films (Tobey Maguire version);
First 3 X-Men films; "The Avengers"; "Guardians of the Galaxy")