Reading Takes You Everywhere

Reading Takes You Everywhere logo2018 Summer Reading Program

Sunday, June 10–Sunday, August 12

With reading programs designed for kids, teens, and adults, the 2018 Summer Reading Program is your passport to the world. Read, log books, and complete activities for the chance to win prizes throughout the summer. Register on June 10 at the annual Summer Reading Kick-Off Festival or online. NOTE: If you used Beanstack during previous summer or winter reading programs, your login information is the same. Contact Reader or Youth Services for assistance or questions regarding your username and/or password.


Summer Reading Kick-Off Festival

Sunday, June 10, 1:30-4 PM • Community Room & First Floor
Your adventure begins here. Register for the program and win prizes. Be sure to pick up a map to discover all the places reading can take you in the Library during the festival.


Summer Reading Lounge

Tuesdays, June 12—August 7, 10-11:30 AM & 4-5:30 PM • Youth Program Room

The Summer Reading Lounge is back. Drop in for a twenty-minute session to practice literacy and fluency skills in a casual setting with a Summer Literacy Volunteer. First-come, first-served and subject to volunteer availability.


Summer Reading Volunteers

Are you interested in volunteering to assist children and their families with the Summer Reading Program? Find out more.


Library On the Go!

Reading Takes the Library Everywhere, too. Be sure to keep an eye out for Library staff throughout the community this summer at Jackman Park, the train station, and at these events:

Glenview Chamber of Commerce Summer Fest
Saturday, June 30, 9 AM-3:30 PM • Lehigh Avenue and Jackman Park

Glenview Park District Farmer’s Market
Saturday, July 7, 8 AM-Noon • Historic Wagner Farm