Wheaton Public Library
Summer Reading Program

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Upcoming Events
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Date
Monday, June 08, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

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Wheaton Public Library

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Monday, June 08, 2020
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Doodling is playful, relaxing and unleashes your creativity. Join us for a fun hour of doodling prompts with artist Pam Garrison who insists, "You can't make a mistake!" Additional videos in the Creativebug database allow you to continue your exploration of this joyful, expressive outlet.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

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Wheaton Public Library

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for some virtual games! This month we'll be playing 'Bring Your Own Book' - similar to Apples to Apples, but instead of choosing from cards players find words or phrases from the book of their choice. All players will need to have a book ready to go.

Register with the best email to send you an invite to our programming space.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 12, 2020
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Find on our Youtube page (wheatonlibrary.org/youtube) every Friday at 3pm.

Easy recipes in 5 ingredients or less!
May 29: Quesadillas
June 5: Avocado Toast
June 12: Mac & Cheese
June 19: Peanut Butter Fudge
June 26: Whip Cream
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 12, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Gather your "QuaranTeam" and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome.

Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions. Latecomers will be remain in our waiting room until the beginning of the next round.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 12, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Have you created a Five-Star Island yet? Are you just starting out, and need a hand? Maybe you just want to grumble about Gulliver. We've got an island set-up where you can come visit and we'll hold gift-exchanges and small competitions for prizes!
Please bring a wrapped gift (gift wrap can be found in Nook's Cranny) that you believe others will enjoy for the exchange (be it Bells, Recipes, Golden Tools, Furniture, or Clothes)!
*You will need a Nintendo Online Subscription to play Nintendo games online with others*

Register with the best email address to send you an invite to our virtual programming space.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, June 15, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Be an active participant in respectful discourse with other individuals interested in controversial or complex policy issues. Does "big money" overly influence our elections and the actions of elected officials? Shouldn't corporate leaders be able to use funds to advance their ideas? Come share your thoughts on this timely topic.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Lesley Gena, Director of Art Programs at the People’s Resource Center will walk us through creating the inside pages and attaching the covers of our own accordion style books. Examples and suggestions for embellishing the covers and journal pages will be provided.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Can't wait for the next Wonder Woman movie to come out? Still looking to discuss the finer details of Avengers: Endgame (and really the whole franchise)? Want to delve into Picard and how he's the best Star Trek captain (or not)? Join us to talk about whatever you geek out over. Each meeting we'll focus on a different topic, however, but all geek talk is still welcome!

June 18: Minecraft

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 19, 2020
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Find on our Youtube page (wheatonlibrary.org/youtube) every Friday at 3pm.

Easy recipes in 5 ingredients or less!
May 29: Quesadillas
June 5: Avocado Toast
June 12: Mac & Cheese
June 19: Peanut Butter Fudge
June 26: Whip Cream
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 19, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Do you want to watch some movies online with others? Join us as we host a Zoom party and watch some awesome flicks.

Register with the best email address to send you an invite to our programming space.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, June 22, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, June 22, 2020
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Celebrate Little Women's 150th anniversary! Read (ebook always available) and/or watch any of the video versions of the classic tale of four sisters navigating gender roles, sibling rivalry, love and loss. Join us for a discussion of this story's enduring appeal.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Join Chef Susan Maddox for a cooking demo via Zoom! She will be preparing two recipes utilizing mostly ingredients from the pantry, refrigerator, and garden. She will explain various preparation methods and techniques while utilizing ingredients that most consumers may already have available to them without going to the grocery stores and markets.

Register here for Zoom webinar link:
https://https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mpgHpkP6Rg6VbaFA00IN1Q
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Are you interested in playing some trivia online with others, and earning some candy or a free book as a prize? We'll be playing some quizzes on Kahoot where you can earn some bragging rights and make it a sweet victory!
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Friday, June 26, 2020
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Find on our Youtube page (wheatonlibrary.org/youtube) every Friday at 3pm.

Easy recipes in 5 ingredients or less!
May 29: Quesadillas
June 5: Avocado Toast
June 12: Mac & Cheese
June 19: Peanut Butter Fudge
June 26: Whip Cream
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Gather your "QuaranTeam" and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome.

Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions. Latecomers will be remain in our waiting room until the beginning of the next round.
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Thursday, July 02, 2020
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Can't wait for the next Wonder Woman movie to come out? Still looking to discuss the finer details of Avengers: Endgame (and really the whole franchise)? Want to delve into Picard and how he's the best Star Trek captain (or not)? Join us to talk about whatever you geek out over.
Can't wait for the next Wonder Woman movie to come out? Still looking to discuss the finer details of Avengers: Endgame (and really the whole franchise)? Want to delve into Picard and how he's the best Star Trek captain (or not)? Join us to talk about whatever you geek out over. Each meeting we'll focus on a different topic, however, but all geek talk is still welcome!

July 2: D&D (Discussion, not game play)

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 03, 2020
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Find on our Youtube page (wheatonlibrary.org/youtube) every Friday at 3pm.

Easy recipes in 5 ingredients or less!
May 29: Quesadillas
June 5: Avocado Toast
June 12: Mac & Cheese
June 19: Peanut Butter Fudge
June 26: Whip Cream
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Teen Summer Reading Challenge


Email note: If you are using your school (cusd200.org) email you may not receive notifications from the summer reading program. If you have a personal (gmail, yahoo, etc) email, you may want to update it.

Get a free t-shirt when you sign-up!*
T-shirts can be picked up beginning June 5th.

Keep track of the hours you've read and earn prizes!

Prizes at 15, 30, and 50 hours.
Weekly drawings for submitting book reviews.
Grand prize drawings held at the end of the summer for hours read and reviews submitted!
Prizes can be picked up at the reference desk on the second floor.


Reading Rewards
Prize pick up begins June 17th.

15 Hours – Ticket to County Fair
30 Hours – Ice Cream Scoop from Kimmer's or Free Beverage from Five & Hoek Coffee
50 Hours – Golden ticket for a free book at our Scholastic Book Fair

Weekly Drawings - 2 Classic Cinemas Movie Passes

End of Program Prizes
For every hour you read and book review you write your name will be entered into our final prize drawings.
Grand Prizes:
• Fandango Gift cards
• Amazon Gift cards


*T-shirts and sizes available while supplies last.

Questions?
Email: teenread@wheatonlibrary.org


Reviews
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Review
This book delves into the life of a foreign worker in Afghanistan. The author lived in Afghanistan for 5 years and recounts conversations she had and the culture she came across  Find this in the WPL catalog.
Title
In the land of blue burqas
Author
Kate McCord
ISBN
9780802408143
Rating
0
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You must read this if you like random, but funny, things.  Find this in the WPL catalog.
Title
Fortunately the Milk
Author
Neil Geiman
ISBN
9780062224071
Rating
5
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This book was so funny.  Find this in the WPL catalog.
Title
The Terrible Two
Author
Mac Barnett and Jory John
ISBN
9781419714917
Rating
5
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