Our Summer Challenge encourages kids to keep reading and learning all summer long with free activities, programs, and incentives. With activities designed especially for teens (Ages 13-18) and tweens (Ages 10-12), there’s something for everyone at the library this summer!

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Summer Challenge 2018: Libraries Rock!

  • Register online or at the library and get a FREE BOOK! (Get books from the Teen Librarian Sunday - Thursday at the Teen Space)
  • Enter the raffle for a chance to win awesome prizes! Get a raffle ticket for every 2 hours you read, or each program you attend. Make sure you fill out the raffle ticket completely!
  • Participate in library programs like open mics, Makerspace, Movie Nights and more.
  • Check out the Libraries Rock! program at Burlington schools, Rec & Nutrition sites, and community centers! 
  • Have fun!

Registration begins June 18th, 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.


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 Middle School


Summer Challenge starts Monday, June 18th. Click here to register!