Wheaton Public Library
Summer Reading Program

   TEEN - It's Showtime 2019       ADULT - It's Showtime 2019   
Upcoming Events
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Date
Monday, January 20, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Enjoy a relaxing evening with mixed medias as we drink hot cocoa (or cider in case of allergies!) and decorate paper or canvas with some displayed landscape images.
If you would like to bring your own materials, you are more than welcome to!
Location
Meeting Room C, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This workshop introduces little-known financial strategies parents can use to reduce college costs,
improve admissions chances and increase scholarship opportunities. Learn income, asset and borrowing
tools not addressed at other college planning seminars. Both parents are encouraged to attend this
complimentary seminar presented by experts from My College Planning Team.
Location
Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, January 27, 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!

Location
Meeting Room B, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
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 while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!
Currently watching The Rising Of The Shield Hero [Rated TV-PG for minor language]
Location
Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).
December - No-Sew T-Shirt Bags
Location
Teenspace, Main Floor
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Saturday, February 08, 2020
Time
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Find out what test day will really be like by taking a proctored practice exam from Wheaton Tutors. Bring a calculator and a snack for the break.
Location
Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Chopra Center certified instructor Stephanie Frantz teaches you a simple mindfulness meditation technique and a stress-buster breathing exercise to relax and increase your overall sense of wellbeing. Explore the benefits of developing a regular meditation practice to improve health, strengthen the immune system and release stress and anxiety.
Location
Meeting Room H, 2nd Floor
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
Location
Teenspace, Main Floor
Library
Wheaton Public Library

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Date
Monday, February 17, 2020
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come solo or work in a small group of 3, either way, prove you're smarter than a librarian as you compete in a trivia contest against your fellow contestants for the grand prize (plus bragging rights!)
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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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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