2013 Summer Reading Challenge!

Grand Rapids Public Library Summe Reading Challenge: Memorial Day to Labor Day

Thanks for participating in the Summer Reading Challenge. We had fun and hope you did too. Check back soon to learn more about next year’s program.


Are you up to the challenge this summer?

Are you ready to dig into some good books? Will you discover what lies beneath the surface of that book cover? The Grand Rapids Public Library challenges all kids in the city under the age of 18 to read. Completing some levels will unlock bonus prizes. Victory is yours for the taking. Will you rise to the challenge?

Register starting May 15

I am a Summer Reading Challenger! Sign me up!

Add to your Challenge Log May 28 – September 2

The more you read, the more levels you complete! Keep track of the time you read to meet each challenge. Log in now!  Completing some levels will unlock bonus prizes. Saturday, September 7 is the last day to pick up prizes.

Find your fun!

We’ve got loads of special events planned for kids and teens and even a few that babies might enjoy!

Thank you! Thank you! And you… and you too…

The Summer Reading Challenge was made possible by loads of sponsors and community partners. So many that we’ve dedicated a whole web page to sharing them with the world. Take a look. It’s a beautiful thing when a community comes together to do good stuff (you know, like encouraging kids to read).