September 1st - May 31st
How it works
Earn points and digital badges:
Read 1 minute = 1 point
By reading, completing challenges, attending library programs, or writing book reviews
Participants of all programs are eligible for prizes including fine waives, books, gift cards, and more!
$5.00 waive for every 100 points earned, up to 1,000 points
Finishers are eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing (a free membership or gift card of your choosing from the list, TBA)
1,000 Books finishers and those with 10,000 points in regular programs are eligible for Council recognition at the end of the year if they so choose
In-game certificate of completion
Additional Prizes by Program:
Pre-K & Kids
1 item from a pick bag of prizes for 1,500 points; 3,000 points; and 4,500 points. Prizes will include pencils, bookmarks, and food coupons.
1 free book for those who complete the program: 5,000 points
Teens & Adults
For those who logged minutes in the month, eligible for a raffle (1 per branch) to select a prize from the pick bag. Prizes include a variety of gift cards, phone rings, and pre-publication books.
For those who finish (5,000 points), will get to pick a prize from the pick bag.
Finish the Program:
For Great Adventures and Great Escapes, finishing the program takes 5,000 points by May 31st and earns you a great prize! For those in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program once you’ve reached 1,000 points receive a book bag and bookmark. Plus, receive a $5.00 waive for every 100 points read, up to 1,000 points!
Register for the program by visiting our READ!365 program software. Parents can register a single account for the whole family to keep things simple!