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2019 Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories

2019 Summer Reading program for kids, teens, and adults.


Summer Reading - A Universe of Stories

June 1–July 31


Track your reading online on ReadSquared for a chance to earn prizes, unlock games, and more! To register and track your reading, visit wblibrary.readsquared.com. Or visit the library to pick up paper logs. 

Any and all reading counts! Reading to your child, listening to audiobooks, reading a newspaper, and more may be counted in your reading log.


Pre-K (ages 0-4)
First log prize (300 minutes): Rubber Duckie
Every 300 minutes: Raffle prize entry
900 Minutes: Drawstring Bag, Book and Certificate

Kids (ages 5-10):
First log prize (600 minutes): Prize from the prize box
Every 600 minutes: Raffle prize entry
1,800 points: Drawstring Bag, Book and Certificate

Teens (ages 11-17):
First log prize (240 minutes): Galaxy Ball
Every 240 minutes: Raffle prize entry
4,320 points: Drawstring Bag, Book and Certificate

Adults (ages 18+):
Earn a  raffle prize entry for every 240 points.
Complete the program at 4,320 points.

Missions & Reading Challenges for All Ages
Earn additional points for completing tasks in one of our themed activity missions or reading challenges!

Summer Special Events

Registration required for all events below.
Visit wblibrary.eventbrite.com to register.
Registration begins 2 weeks prior to program.

Saturday 6/1 at 10:30am Daniel G. Benes Science Show
Friday 6/7 at 6:30pm First Friday: Planetarium Programs
Saturday 6/15 at 2:00pm Chemistry Roadshow
Friday 6/21 at 11:00am Space Celebration (Toddler & Pre-K)
Friday 6/21 at 1:00pm Amazing Aerodynamics (K-5)
Saturday 6/22 at 10:00am Donuts with Dads
Tuesday 7/2 at 6:00pm Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Theater
Friday 7/5 at 6:30pm First Friday: Mark Shelton Percussion
Friday 7/12 at 6:30pm Meet a NASA Scientist (Mars Exploration)
Sunday 7/14 at 4:30pm Cody Fisher Variety Show
Tuesday 7/26 at 10:30am July Rob Duquette Concert
Saturday 7/27 at 10:00am Mr. Pitts Cartooning Workshop

Adult Prizes

Grand Prize: Reader's Basket, including Kindle e-Reader, book light, engraved bookmark, space-themed snacks, Starry Night tote bag, and $10 gift certificate to Bill Miller BBQ
2nd Prize:  Astronomy Basket, including LEGO Women of NASA set, MetalEarth 3D models, stargazing book with planisphere, space-themed snacks, and $10 gift certificate to Bill Miller BBQ

Kids & Teen Raffle Prizes

Row 1: Pre-K (ages 0-4), Row 2: Kids (5-10), Row 3: Teen (11-17)

Summer Reading Sponsors

Thanks to our Summer Reading sponsors!