Summer at IPL

Summer at the Library starts June 1st!

summer beyond the beaten path 2022

Summer Events

Reading Challenge - How It Works

Read, attend events, use your library, earn prizes.

Kids - birth through (finished) 3rd grade

  • Pick up a paper log at library front desk
  • Earn a spin on the prize wheel for every 7 days that you read
  • Complete the Reading Challenge to earn an awesome backpack
  • Complete the Discovery Challenge to earn 2 extra spins on the prize wheel

Tweens - (finished) 4th & 5th grade

  • Earn scratch tickets when you check items out from the library, attend library events, and turn in book reviews
  • Winning scratch tickets earn an immediate prize
  • Losing scratch tickets become raffle tickets for End-of-Summer Tween Grand Prizes

Teens - (finished) 6th through 12th grade

  • Earn scratch tickets when you check items out from the library, attend library events, and turn in book reviews
  • Winning scratch tickets earn an immediate prize
  • Losing scratch tickets become raffle tickets for End-of-Summer Teen Grand Prizes

Adults - age 18+

By Books

  • Pick up a paper log at the library front desk OR track your reading using the BEANSTACK app
  • Earn a raffle ticket for every 2 books that you read
  • Complete the Reading Challenge by reading 8 books
  • Earn extra raffle tickets by attending events and submitting book reviews

By Time

  • Pick up a paper log at the library front desk OR track your reading using the BEANSTACK app
  • Earn a raffle ticket for every 7 days that you read
  • Complete the Reading Challenge by reading for 4 weeks
  • Earn extra raffle tickets by attending events and submitting book reviews

Prizes

Read and attend events to earn prizes and complete the Reading Challenge.

Kids - birth through (finished) 3rd grade

Reading Challenge Completion

  • Summer 2022 themed drawstring backpack

Tweens - (finished) 4th & 5th grade

End-of-Summer Raffle Grand Prizes

  • Speech Bubble Message Board
  • Pizza Blanket
  • Trac-Ball Game
  • Unicorn Message Board
  • Karaoke Microphone
  • Inflatable Lounger
  • Cookie Blanket
  • Wireless Earbuds + Charging Case

Teens - (finished) 6th through 12th grade

End-of-Summer Raffle Grand Prizes

  • 16" Navina the Narwhal Squishmallow
  • 300 Piece Sticker Pack
  • 50 Piece Snack Box
  • Deluxe Art kit
  • Kodak Printomatic Instant Camera with Zinc Paper + Deluxe Case
  • $50 Amazon Gift Card
  • $50 Happy Teen Gift Card
  • $50 Happy Dining Gift Card
  • $25 Corner Sundry Gift Card
  • $25 Outside Scoop Gift Card

Adults - age 18+

Reading Challenge Completion

  • Pint glass with Summer 2022 design

End-of-Summer Raffle Grand Prize Basket Themes

  • Camping
  • Craft
  • Family Camp
  • Local Treats
  • Cozy