Summer Challenge 2020: Imagine Your Story

How does it work?

  • Read for at least 15 minutes every day during the summer.
  • Complete 5 or more logbook activities, including scavenger hunts, math challenges & more (download) and report your activities.
  • Participate in live virtual library programming at, and watch original video content at FFL Kids on YouTube 
  • Chat with library staff at Burlington meal sites: South Meadow, Franklin Square, Riverside, Bobbin Mill, North Avenue Alliance, Sustainability Academy, Edmunds, Champlain Elementary, Salmon Run, Northgate, Boys & Girls Club 
  • Have fun!

Registration begins June 15th and continues through August 21st.

View summer programs & events on our calendar.

Required summer reading for Burlington middle school students: 

Edmunds rising 6th, 7th & 8th graders:

Read & Write!

  • Read a book, then write to your teacher using the provided stationery and stamped envelope.
  • Visit the EMS Library website for more reading resources.


Hunt rising 6th graders:

Read & Write!

  • Free books will be distributed in August, courtesy of Hunt Middle School
  • Write to your teacher on the enclosed stamped postcard
  • Join the Hunt Middle School Library reading community through Google Classroom

Hunt Middle School Library Remote Learning Page:

Hunt rising 7th & 8th graders:

Read two books (at your level) of your choice.

Helpful Links:

Still have questions?

Check out our FAQs and Summer Challenge presentation (ppt) (pdf

Kids' Summer Challenge   |   Teen/Tween Summer Challenge  

Summer Badge Challenge

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