libraries rock poster**The Teen Summer Challenge ends Friday, August 23rd. Winners will be contacted starting the week of September 15th**

Summer Challenge 2019: A Universe of Stories

  • Register online or at the library and get a FREE T-SHIRT! (available first come first serve in the Teen Space)
  • Enter the raffle for a chance to win awesome prizes like movie theater tickets, books, gift cards, an Amazon Kindle Fire, and more! Enter the raffle for every 2 hours you read, book you finish, or each program you attend. Available in the Teen Space starting 6/17/2019. Make sure you fill out the raffle ticket completely!
  • Participate in library programs like Movie Mondays, Crafternoon, coding workshops, and more. See the Summer Challenge flier (pdf) for a complete list of raffle eligible programs.
  • Check out the Summer Challenge program at Burlington schools, Rec & Nutrition sites, and community centers! 
  • Have fun!

Registration begins June 17th, in person or online.

See our Summer Challenge flier (PDF) or view summer programs & events on our calendar.

Lunch at the Library for everyone 18 & under, Mondays-Thursdays, June 25-August 15.


Burlington high school students:

There is no required reading. Required community service to graduate is 40 hours. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Abby, the Tween/Teen Librarian ( for possible volunteer opportunities. Thanks!


Required summer reading for Burlington middle school students: 

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

Three books total.

Hunt rising 6th graders:

Three books total.

Hunt rising 7th & 8th graders:

Read 30 minutes a day, 5 times a week with 2 weeks off. (Summer Reading Contract & Calendar)


Summer Reading Blogs:

Edmunds 6th Graders

Edmunds 7th & 8th Graders

Hunt 6th Graders