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Kids Winter Reading Challenge
January 01 – February 29, 2024. Grades 6 & Under.
It’s the chilliest time of year! Grab your coziest blanket, your fuzziest socks, and warm up with a good book with our Winter Reading Challenge!
Read books to earn a free book and other prizes. Register on Beanstack and pick up your optional game sheet starting the week of January 1st. Stop in weekly to display your reading progress in Kids World. Read for 100 minutes to earn a plushie and 200 for a free book! At 200 minutes, Norridge and Harwood Heights residents will also be entered into a drawing for a Robox gift card!
Winter Reading for Adults & Teens
January 01 – February 29, 2024. Grade 7 & older.
For every book you read during January and February you’ll earn a coupon to redeem at our pop-up book shop and entry into a prize drawing. If you read five books, you’ll get a Winter Reading lapel pin. Read 25 and you’ll get a t-shirt! Shirts will be ordered after March 1st and you’ll be notified when they’re available to pick up.
Download and print or ask for your reading log at the Answers Desk to help you keep track of your reading.
Baby’s First Book Bag
Are you an expectant parent? Do you have a new child or grandchild? Live in Norridge or Harwood Heights? We’d love to help welcome the newest member of your family. Drop into Kids World with your Eisenhower Library card and your child’s name or due date to receive a complimentary book bag that comes with a book and information to start your baby in our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program.