Wheaton Public Library
Summer Reading Program

   TEEN - It's Showtime 2019       ADULT - It's Showtime 2019   
Upcoming Events
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Date
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Learn how to create basic 3D designs in Tinkercad that you can send to our 3D printer.
Location
Computer Classroom, 2nd Floor
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us on the last Tuesday of every month for Anime Club. Do you prefer Subbed or Dubbed? Are you a fan of Shojo or Shonen? Are you up to the latest episode of My Hero Academia, or are you more of a fan of classics like Initial D?
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Planning and making sound financial decisions over an extended period of time can make for a comfortable
stress free lifestyle. During this Intersession we will touch on the basics of saving, investing, compounding, stocks,
bonds, retirement account options, use of credit, mortgage application, and much much more.
Location
Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Planning and making sound financial decisions over an extended period of time can make for a comfortable
stress free lifestyle. During this Intersession we will touch on the basics of saving, investing, compounding, stocks,
bonds, retirement account options, use of credit, mortgage application, and much much more.
Location
Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Grades 4-8
Join the club for all things Harry Potter. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, September 30, 2019
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Are you curious about the world of Dungeons and Dragons, but unsure how to gather a group or start a campaign?
Stop by and we’ll provide pre-made characters (or provide one yourself) and we’ll teach you the basics of how a group of heroes can save (or destroy) the world!
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
Time
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Don’t miss the opportunity to learn new tools available to families for planning, saving, or paying for college—strategies that can save you thousands of dollars while also optimizing admissions and scholarship opportunities. Includes new material about recent changes in tax and financial aid policies affecting higher education. Both parents are encouraged to attend.
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Need to rant about the film? Gotta let loose about X-Men Dark Phoenix, or trade theories about Star Wars Rise of Skywalker? Want the inside scoop on trending videogames and graphic novels? This is your place to talk, laugh, or be annoyed. Get some snacks and get your nerd on.
Joker premiere October 4th
Can't make it (or just want more Geek Talk)? Glen Ellyn Public Library will be hosting the event on October 8th at 3:30pm.
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Chopra Center certified instructor Stephanie Frantz teaches you a simple mindfulness meditation technique and a breathing exercise to relax, reduce stress, and increase your overall sense of wellbeing.
Location
Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Getting ready for the cold or for Spooky Times, come in and decorate a mug that you can use yourself or gift to another.
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
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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Review
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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