Save the Date: Summer Reading 2020!

Teens and tweens, Summer Reading is almost here!

The 2020 Summer Reading Program runs from Monday, June 15 through Monday, July 24.

If you are entering grades 5 -12 (ages 9 -17), a resident of Verona, and/or have a Verona Public Library card you are eligible to register for our Summer Reading Program! If you don’t have a library card, apply for a library card online. You can read any books, magazines, comic books, graphic novels, or listen to any audio-books you want. If you have read it before you should re-read it during the Summer Reading Club dates to have it count for the program.

Once you’ve earned at least 500 points you’ll receive a completion certificate you can print and share AND be entered into the grand prize raffle!

Here’s how you earn points:

Each book read earn 100 points

Each book review earn 50 points

Each Read Squared Mission Completed earn various points

Each Book Club you earn 200 points

Each Virtual Event you attend earn 50 points

Now the fun stuff, this year there are five grand prize packs that you have an opportunity to win! The more you read, the more points you earn, the more grand prize raffle entries you accumulate. At the end of the program, there will be a random drawing for each prize pack. Winners will be notified by email and/or phone call. 

At the Movies Prize Pack

  • A forthcoming book(s) to movies/tv show bundle featuring: His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman and Artemis Fowl Books1-3 by Chris Colfer
  • $20 Gift Card
  • Candy, popcorn & 2-liter of soda

Video Gaming Prize Pack

  • Featuring $30 GameStop gift card
  • 2-liter of soda
  • Lmeison Anime Cartoon Luminous Backpack with USB Charger Port and Lock & Pencil Case
  • $30 Gift Card to The Guac Spot

Harry Potter Geek Prize Pack

  • Harry Potter Coloring Book
  • Harry Potter: The Illustrated Collection Books 1-3
  • Harry Potter Journal & Wand Pen
  • Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans

Book Lover Prize Pack

  • OwlCrate Box
  • $30 Gift Card (Blue Hippo)

Stranger Things Geek Prize Pack

  • $30 Time Warp Comics  gift card
  • Stranger Things Sticker Pack
  • Stranger Things Monopoly
  • Suspicious Minds  by Gwenda Bond
  • Funko Pop Eleven Figure
  • Stranger Things Board Game

Learn more and register online. 

Check out the Library’s Events Calendar to register for programs just for teens and tweens, including book clubs, virtual Dungeons and Dragons, Harry Potter Trivia and more!