Teens Summer Reading Program 2019

Update, August 7: Congratulations to this year's Summer Reading prize basket winners!

Art: Laila M.

Book Lover: Noah D.

Camera: Jaren V., Chloe-Marie M., Gracie P., Destiny T., and Allison L.

Food: Evelyn M.

Harry Potter: Ethan T.

School Supplies: Brooke H.

Shop: Ava G., Owen F., Makayla S., and Alanna S.

Blast off into a Universe of Stories with our 2019 Teen Summer Reading Program!

May 24-July 31

For grades 6-12

Reminder: August 5 is the last day to turn in reading logs.

How does it work?

Read a book, log it, and get a point. Use each point as a raffle ticket for a drawing.

Enter to win amazing prizes (seen below)!

Read 5 books and get a coupon for a free Crispy Taco from Taco Johns.

Register and get a coupon for a free Fuddruckers shake.

Log into ReadSquared here to track your reading!

Ask about our summer events at your local branch!

Check out the calendar of events just for teens.

Attend teen programs and you could win a free movie pass to Cinemark Theatres or a free coupon for laser tag at Galaxy Gaming.

Update, July 29: Most popular prize baskets, by number of raffle tickets entered

Shopping (Gift cards) 1136
Camera 1196
Harry Potter 480
Art 549
School Supplies 402
Food 403
Book Lover 429

Prize Baskets


Paint-by-number, art kit, one book, and markers

 Book Lover

Tote, bookends, bookmarks, bookplates, Siouxland Libraries mug, and five books


FujiFilm Instax Camera and film


Coloring book, pizza socks, one book, donut pillow, and assorted junk food

Harry Potter

Muggle mug, poster, bookmarks, mini castle, two books, and a backpack

 School Supplies

Journal pens, pencil case, emoji erasers, two books, tape dispenser, and Sharpies


Assorted gift cards and one book

*Items in prize packages may vary

Summer Reading List

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