Adults

for Lemont Library cardholders, ages 18 and up

Adult Summer Reading 2014

Read for Life

Take the Life Long Learning Challenge this Summer

Week 1 & 2 June 8th -June 21st
Read about People
Read a biography, autobiography or memoir or a historical novel about a person.
Earn an extra entry if you watch a related movie, listen to a related CD, visit a related place, or use the Museum Adventure Pass.

Week 3 & 4 June 22nd – July 5th
Read about Events
Read about an event(s) in U.S. or world history or a historical novel about an event.
Earn an extra entryif you watch a related movie, listen to a CD, visit the place it happened or a related place or use the Museum Adventure Pass.

Week 5 & 6 July 6th – July 19th
Read a DIY Book
Read a do-it-yourself book: cookbooks; crafts; home improvement; repair; self-improvement. Earn an extra entry if you watch a related movie, send a photo of your DIY to the library, visit a related place, or use the Museum Adventure Pass. 

Week 7 & 8 July 20th – July 31st
Read a Classic
Read a classic in American or English literature, historical fiction, or literary fiction.
Earn an extra entry if you watch a related movie, visit a related place, listen to a related CD, or use the Museum Adventure Pass. 

Reading Log

Prizes: 1st, 2nd and 3rd

People: 1st Prize = 2 general admission tickets to The Field Museum

Events: 1st Prize = 2 general admission tickets to the Chicago History Museum

DIY: 1st Prize = 2 general admission tickets to the Museum of Science & Industry

Classics: 1st Prize = 2 general admission tickets to the Art Institute Chicago

2nd and 3rd prizes are an admission pass for one to the Morton Arboretum and a $15 gift card to Barnes & Noble, respectively. Entrants are limited to one prize during the eight week session.

Drawings are to be held on June 22nd, July 6th, July 20th and August 1st.