Wheaton Public Library
Summer Reading Program

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Upcoming Events
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Date
Monday, May 17, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Let's explore ideas for reforming our democracy such as ranked choice voting, changing the electoral college, drawing fairer electoral maps, and improving voter participation. Join the discussion to share your ideas on how to encourage active civic engagement. Provided in partnership with the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, May 17, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Over the course of the next few years, the college admissions process will look different due to the impact of COVID-19. Thomas Jaworski, founder of Quest College Consulting, will examine the effects of canceled standardized exams, virtual AP tests, high school transcripts and what college admissions might look like going forward during this virtual presentation.

Register here for the Zoom webinar invitation:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dHKg1BSbQt-Cwi9DatpOew

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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Time
6:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Description
Join us in the Virtual Teenspace Art Club Channel as we draw with Drawesome.uy! Drawesome is a collaborative art program that allows artists to team up and draw together on an online sketch board. Artists can also choose to play a drawing guessing game or collaborative art roleplay.

Sign up here to receive an invite to our Virtual Teenspace.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
It's that time again where the flowers are opening up, school is coming to an end, and we're still wearing these muggy face masks.
So instead of stressing, do some relaxing with some handmade Bath Bombs!
We'll provide the basics and teach you how it's done!
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Saturday, May 22, 2021
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Get an exclusive tour of the Dinosaur range with mammalian paleontologist William Simpson!

Register here for Zoom webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PSeubLMuQxWleVAq4cwYYw
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 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.

If you have already registered or joined before, no need to register again, just join us in our Kast viewing room.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for monthly D&D one-shot adventures. We’ll have rotating DMs and you can bring your own character sheets or use one of ours.

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

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Date
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

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

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Date
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

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

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Date
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Just before the first man landed on the moon, Charlie Brown and Snoopy soared through space with NASA’s Apollo 10 mission in May 1969. The exhibition To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA examines the history of Apollo 10 and the Peanuts characters’ role in that flight and in the NASA Manned Flight Awareness safety program. This travelling exhibit is organized by the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center in Santa Rosa, California.

Attendees will also get an exclusive tour of By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst which examines how the city has changed and grown over the past 165+ years.

Register here for Zoom webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_c7JaHXwlQt-fU_xmBmTQMw
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, June 02, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Saturday, June 05, 2021
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Register for our Teen Book Bag Subscription. You will receive books in June, July, and August. Enjoy a pre-selected Young Adult book each month. After registering, complete the form below to let us know what genres you love most. Pick up dates for bags will be:
Wednesdays: June 16, July 14, and August 18

Subscription Form

Valid Wheaton Public Library Card Required
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Saturday, June 05, 2021
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
June 16: Framed Self Portrait
July 14: Zine Kit

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
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Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 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.

If you have already registered or joined before, no need to register again, just join us in our Kast viewing room.
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for monthly D&D one-shot adventures. We’ll have rotating DMs and you can bring your own character sheets or use one of ours.

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

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Date
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

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