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Summer Reading Challenge

Thank you!

Thank you to all 4,665 of you readers from birth to age 90+ who participated in our 2023 Summer Reading program. We had a great summer with you!

The 2024 Summer Reading Challenge will take place June 3, 2024-August 4, 2024. Look for more details on this page in April 2024 about this year's program, including a new and easier to use reading tracker, called Beanstack!

Scroll down below to get a glimpse of all the fun that happened in Summer 2023. We look forward to reading with you this summer!


We extend our sincere gratitude to the 2023 Summer Reading underwriters who made all the magic happen:

Platinum Level Sponsor: Kiwanis of Harrisonburg

Gold Level Sponsors: Dollar General Literacy Foundation, Elkton Eyecare, Rockingham Insurance, Summit Community Bank

Silver Level Sponsors: LD&B, BotkinRose, LLC, DuPont Community Credit Union

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MRL's 2023 Summer Reading Program:

AGES 0 -11

  • 1 point = 1 minute of reading or listening to books.
  • Earn prizes, coupons for FREE food, and other goodies for every 120 minutes of reading/120 points.
  • Earn 600 points and you'll receive more coupons for FREE goodies, a FREE book, and a completion certificate you can print and share.
  • Every 60 points after, earns an entry into the grand prize drawing. 

AGES 12-17

  • 120 points = 1 book.
  • Earn prizes, coupons for FREE food, and other goodies for every book read/120 points.
  • Earn 600 points and you'll receive more coupons for FREE goodies and a FREE book.
  • Every book read after, earns an entry into the grand prize drawing. 

AGES 18+

  • Every book logged during the week enters you into the weekly prize drawing.
  • Every book logged during the summer enters you into the grand prize drawing at the end of the program.

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Have questions about Summer Reading for children (ages 0-17)? Email: dmunro@mrlib.org

Have questions about Summer Reading for adults (ages 18+)? Email kgrose@mrlib.org

Would you like to sponsor Summer Reading in 2024? Email mghughes@mrlib.org

 

2023 Summer Reading Program Prizes


Summer Reading 2023 Participation

  • Program Participants

    4,665

  • Books Read By Teens & Adults

    12,969

  • Minutes Read By Children Under 12

    1,295,212

  • Central
    Central
  • ECL
    ECL
  • GBL
    GBL
  • NRL
    NRL
  • PPL
    PPL
  • SCL
    SCL
  • Village
    Village
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