Reading Challenges

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Bust those winter blues and warm up with a fantastic book! Whether you’re a seasoned reader or a budding bookworm, our Winter Reading Challenge has a spot for you. Join in the literary fun and let’s turn those chilly days into cozy adventures!

Winter Reading Kickoff - Friday, Dec. 1

Come celebrate the start of Winter Reading by picking up an insulated tumbler for adults and teens or book light for kids. 

Winnetka & Northfield Library: Friday, December 1, All Day

Kickoff Giveaways

Winter Reading Kickoff Prizes

To celebrate completing your challenge, you will receive a finishing prize and an entry into one of our grand prize drawings. Bring your completed log into the library or email a picture of your log to between January 8 and February 4.

Finishing Prizes

Adults and teens will receive a $5 gift card for Hometown Coffee & Juice and kids will receive a toy. All finishers can enter a drawing for one of the grand prizes below:

Kids’ Grand Prizes

  • Air Fort
  • $50 gift card to Northshore Pizza Company

(2 chances to win!)

Winter Reading Kids' Grand Prize

Teen Grand Prizes

  • P for Pizza game
  • Pizza Party Make It Miniverse kit
  • $50 gift card to Northshore Pizza Company

(2 chances to win!)

Winter Reading Teen Grand Prize

Adult Grand Prizes

  • Ticket to Ride board game
  • $50 gift card to Northshore Pizza Company

(2 chances to win)

Winter Reading Adult Grand Prize

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