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Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge

Your library can help make reading fun for the whole family.


Are You Up for the Challenge? 

  1. Sign up at any KPL Location
  2. Read for at least 20 minutes a day
  3. Win terrific prizes!

How to Play

It’s simple! Read or listen to books for at least 20 minutes a day. Check off each day on your gameboard that you read 20 minutes. When you read 20 minutes a day for a total of 15 days, bring your gameboard to the library for a reward.

Note: The 15 days do not need to be consecutive. You qualify for a reward as soon as the number of days you read equals 15. 

Bonus Prizes

Readers of all ages can win bonus prizes by completing tasks on their bonus list. These age-appropriate challenges make this year’s Summer Reading Games the most fun yet!

Claiming Your Reward

When it’s time to claim a reward, simply bring your gameboard to any KPL location to report your progress. If you misplace your gameboard, don’t worry, you may receive a replacement from the library.


Please report all game play at least 15 minutes before the library closes. All rewards must be redeemed no later than Friday, August 28 at 6 pm. No exceptions.



Summer reading games are sponsored by Friends of Kalamazoo Public Library.