The Adventure Begins at the Desert Foothills Library this Summer!
June 1–August 1, 2024

Join in the fun for reading fun and programs for kids of all ages! Earn points for reading and win prizes!

How to Play:

  • The Summer Reading Challenge is for all ages! Pre-readers, Kids, Teens, and Adults can earn prizes throughout the summer by reading.
  • Register online at (Only one account per person)
  • Log reading minutes in your online account (a paper gameboard is available for children ages 0-12, but all activity must also be entered into your online account to earn prizes)

How to Earn Points and Win Prizes:

  • Earn points by reading (1 minute = 1 point), completing online challenges, participating in community experiences, attending library programs, and collecting secret codes.
  • Win prizes throughout the challenge. Prizes are available while supplies last and are subject to change. Pick up prizes as they are earned.

Read 20 minutes a day

Log your minutes online

Earn rewards along the way!



Summer Reading Program at the Desert Foothills Library

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Reading for 20 minutes a day helps build a strong lifelong reading habit. Reading is fundamental for developing literacy skills!