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Reading by Design is inspired by the creativity that makes our world a more interesting, livable, accessible and beautiful place. Jump-start your own creativity with reading and activities when you register for this year’s Summer Reading Program.

 

Youth

  • Birth-Grade 8

  • Register at the Summer Reading Desk in the KidZone starting June 10. Join us for activities at the SRP Kickoff from 10 am-4 pm. See activities on the events calendar.

  • Last day to register: July 24
  • Summer Reading Finale: July 29, 10 am-4 pm
  • Last day to turn in logs and pick up prizes: July 31
  • Drawing for grand prizes: August 3

Prizes

Bring your reading log to the Summer Reading Desk in the KidZone after completing each level to receive a special prize and a Grand Prize drawing ticket. Level 1 prize pickup begins June 22 and level 2 prize pickup begins July 6. Complete the bonus round to earn an extra Grand Prize drawing ticket. There will be multiple grand prizes to choose from! Grand prizes will be viewable in the KidZone after the SRP Kickoff.

 


High School

  • Grades 9-12
  • Register at the Adult Desk starting June 10. Join us for activities at the SRP Kickoff from 10 am-4 pm. See activities on the events calendar.
  • Last day to register: July 24
  • Last day to turn in reading logs: July 31
  • Drawing for prizes: August 1

Grand Prizes

$75 Amazon giftcard

DIY prize pack (art supplies, craft kits, JoAnn Fabrics giftcard)

Bonus Drawing Prize

$25 Amazon giftcard

 

 

Adult

  • Ages 18 and older
  • Register at the Adult Desk starting June 10. Join us for activities at the SRP Kickoff from 10 am-4 pm. See activities on the events calendar.
  • Last day to register: July 24
  • Last day to turn in reading logs: July 31
  • Drawing for prizes: August 1

Grand Prizes

Sewer's gift basket (Brother sewing machine, thread, scissors, $50 JoAnn Fabrics giftcard)

Builder's gift basket (tool set, safety goggles, gloves, level, $75 Home Depot giftcard)

Reader's gift basket (Kindle Paperwhite, $50 Amazon giftcard)

Bonus Drawing Prize

$25 Amazon giftcard

 

Summer Reading Donors

Thank you for your generous contributions!

 

Arlington Lanes, Arlington Heights

Bowlero Bowling, Buffalo Grove

Culver’s, Buffalo Grove

Enchanted Castle, Lombard 

Illinois Railway Museum, Union

Lou Malnati’s, Buffalo Grove

McDonald’s, Wheeling

Oberweis Dairy, Arlington Heights

Portillo’s, Arlington Heights

Prospect Heights Park District

Rainforest Cafe, Schaumburg

River Trails Park District, Mount Prospect

Rockin' Jump, Buffalo Grove

Schaumburg Boomers

Shedd Aquarium, Chicago

Skyzone, Elmhurst

Subway, Buffalo Grove

Wa-pa-ghetti’s Pizza, Wheeling