June 3-August 5, 2017 


Kids Summer Challenge

Summer Challenge Logo

Ages Birth - Grade 6

Get Started

Starting June 3, visit us at the Kids & Teens Ask Us Desk to pick up a participation log, including the new challenges, or click the links below to print them at home.

Set Your Goal

This year, we are introducing four new challenges! Kids in grades K–6 can participate in the Reading Challenge, the STEM Challenge, and/or the Art Challenge. Kids birth-K can participate in the Early Literacy Challenge. Each challenge has 25 activities.

To successfully complete a challenge, you must complete 10 of the activities. You can complete one or more of the challenges.

Submit Your Log Online or In-Person

Drop by the library to submit your challenge log. If you can't make it to the library, you can also submit your log online. Use the links below to open the online forms.

Art Challenge

Reading Challenge

STEM Challenge

Claim Your Rewards

When you complete a challenge, you will receive one free book of your choosing and a ticket for a grand prize drawing. For every additional challenge completed, you will receive another raffle ticket. To redeem this offer, participants are encouraged to attend the Prize Fair, or you can show your completed log to staff at any time.

Attend the Prize Fair

Mon., July 31–Sat. Aug. 5
For any child who completes their challenge. Stop in anytime during this week. Choose your book and raffle prizes. Collect goodies and congratulations!


Teen Summer Challenge

Teen Summer Challenge Logo

Grades 7-12

Complete the following steps for your chance to win a $25 gift card to Anderson’s Bookshop, Barbara’s Bookstore, or Graham Crackers Comics.

  1. Get your Summer Challenge punch card at the library.
  2. Read a book/graphic novel or attend a library program.
  3. Get your card punched at the library each time you complete Step 2.
  4. After five punches, enter your card in the drawing and select a free book (free book for first entry only).
  5. Repeat steps 1–4.

Adult Summer Challenge

Complete the following steps for your chance to win a themed gift basket. Prizes include gift cards to Barbara's Bookstore, AMC Theatres, and Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants.

  1. Get your Summer Challenge punch card at the library.
  2. Read a book, watch a movie, or attend a library program.
  3. Get your card punched at the library each time you complete Step 2.
  4. After 10 punches, enter your card in the drawing.
  5. Repeat steps 1–4.

Summer Events & Classes

Register and find out more about what we are offering this summer on our online calendar:

Boiling Flask, Tomato, Gear