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Mon – Thur: 9AM to 9PM | Fri – Sat: 9AM to 5PM | Sun: 1PM to 5PM
4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 | 708-867-7828
Mon – Thur: 9AM to 9PM
Fri – Sat: 9AM to 5PM
Sun: 1PM to 5PM
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 708-867-7828

Mon – Thur: 9AM to 9PM | Fri – Sat: 9AM to 5PM | Sun: 1PM to 5PM

Summer Reading 2021: Color Your World

Summer Reading 2021



Get the Beanstack mobile app for iOS and Android devices

 

June 07–July 31


This summer, you can use the summer reading website and mobile app, Beanstack to track your reading progress. Families can all sign in under one account for easy tracking of the books you read. You can also log summer reading activities, earn badges, redeem prizes, and write reviews.

If you can’t access the Beanstack website or app, give us a call at 708-867-7828 and we’ll help you get registered for the Summer Reading Challenge.

Kids Summer Reading Challenge

Birth – Going into Grade 6


Add color, culture, and diversity into your reading this summer. When you join our Summer Reading Challenge, you’ll earn a toy, STEAM activity kit, or book for every 100 minutes you read up to 500 minutes. An extra prize will be awarded at 1000 minutes. You can also win prizes by completing activity challenges like drawing a picture, singing a song, or organizing a home dance party!



Teen and Adults Summer Reading

Teens Grades 6 – 12 and Adults Age 18 & up


Sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge and pick up your yard sign and tote bag at the Answers Desk or through curbside pickup/home delivery. While supplies last you’ll also receive a book when your register. Get to work tracking your reading and writing book reviews on Beanstack. At the end of summer, lucky readers will be chosen at random to win gift cards from Michaels’ or Joann craft stores.



Tote Bags

While supplies last, you’ll earn your first prize just by registering. It’s a sweet canvas tote bag featuring artwork by children’s book illustrator, Rafael López along with a set of fabric markers. Color your tote bag and share photos of your finished artwork on social media with the hashtag #IkeSummerReading.



Summer Reading Tote Bag


Summer Reading Yard Sign

Yard Signs

When you register, you’ll also receive a Summer Reading yard sign. Place the sign in your yard to proudly announce your status as a superstar reader. Share photos of your sign on social media with the hashtag #IkeSummerReading.


Borrowing Books


Ebooks & Audiobooks

Norridge and Harwood Heights residents can also borrow ebooks and audiobooks with our digital services Libby/Overdrive, Hoopla, and Tumblebooks to complete Summer Reading Challenges.

Physical Books

During the pandemic, we are open for browsing with some limited services and shortened hours.

Books can also be picked up curbside or delivered directly to homes within Norridge and Harwood Heights.

Get Your Library Card

Categories: Adults, Blog, Kids, Teens, and Upcoming Events.

Summer Reading 2021: Color Your World

Summer Reading 2021



Get the Beanstack mobile app for iOS and Android devices

 

June 07–July 31


This summer, you can use the summer reading website and mobile app, Beanstack to track your reading progress. Families can all sign in under one account for easy tracking of the books you read. You can also log summer reading activities, earn badges, redeem prizes, and write reviews.

If you can’t access the Beanstack website or app, give us a call at 708-867-7828 and we’ll help you get registered for the Summer Reading Challenge.

Kids Summer Reading Challenge

Birth – Going into Grade 6


Add color, culture, and diversity into your reading this summer. When you join our Summer Reading Challenge, you’ll earn a toy, STEAM activity kit, or book for every 100 minutes you read up to 500 minutes. An extra prize will be awarded at 1000 minutes. You can also win prizes by completing activity challenges like drawing a picture, singing a song, or organizing a home dance party!



Teen and Adults Summer Reading

Teens Grades 6 – 12 and Adults Age 18 & up


Sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge and pick up your yard sign and tote bag at the Answers Desk or through curbside pickup/home delivery. While supplies last you’ll also receive a book when your register. Get to work tracking your reading and writing book reviews on Beanstack. At the end of summer, lucky readers will be chosen at random to win gift cards from Michaels’ or Joann craft stores.



Tote Bags

While supplies last, you’ll earn your first prize just by registering. It’s a sweet canvas tote bag featuring artwork by children’s book illustrator, Rafael López along with a set of fabric markers. Color your tote bag and share photos of your finished artwork on social media with the hashtag #IkeSummerReading.



Summer Reading Tote Bag


Summer Reading Yard Sign

Yard Signs

When you register, you’ll also receive a Summer Reading yard sign. Place the sign in your yard to proudly announce your status as a superstar reader. Share photos of your sign on social media with the hashtag #IkeSummerReading.


Borrowing Books


Ebooks & Audiobooks

Norridge and Harwood Heights residents can also borrow ebooks and audiobooks with our digital services Libby/Overdrive, Hoopla, and Tumblebooks to complete Summer Reading Challenges.

Physical Books

During the pandemic, we are open for browsing with some limited services and shortened hours.

Books can also be picked up curbside or delivered directly to homes within Norridge and Harwood Heights.

Get Your Library Card

Categories: Adults, Blog, Kids, Teens, and Upcoming Events.