Adult Summer Reading Program 2018

Starting Tuesday, May 29 and ending Friday, July 20, 2018

Libraries Rock... and so does our Adult Summer Reading Program!  Anyone, age 18 and older, can register to participate. 

The more you READ the more chances you have to win prizes!  It's FREE, FUN, and EASY to participate!

Here's how it all plays out:

  1. REGISTER at the Reference desk on the 3rd floor and receive a prize!  That's right, you get a prize just for registering!
  2. READ a book. (Sorry, no children's picture books, board books, or magazines.)
  3. RECORD the your contact information along with the book title and author on a READING SHEET. (click here to print reading sheets)
  4. CIRCLE the number of your preferred grand prize, at the bottom of the reading sheet ( 1 2 3 4 or 5).
  5. RETURN completed reading sheets to the READ box located on the 3rd floor Reference desk.
  6. ATTEND any special adult event for fun giveaways and receive an additional entry ticket for the grand prize drawings!
  7. REPEAT steps 2-6 as many times as possible before 6:00 pm on Friday, July 20.  The more entries you have, the more chances to win!

*The first 25 people to register have their choice of an advanced reader copy (soon-to-be-published) book!*

Adult Grand Prize Packs: Each prize pack comes in a Libraries Rock! cotton canvas tote bag and is valued at approximately $100!

#1 - Rock N Roll Hall of Fame: 1 Adult Membership to the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame and Museum with Tshirt and decal, Rock Hall in Concert (Blu-Ray), British Invasion Gold (CD), and Cleveland Rocks Trivia by Steven Miller (book).

#2 - House of Blues (CLE): A $50 gift card, House of Blues harmonica, Blues Brothers (DVD), All Time Greatest Blues Songs (CD), and Deep Blues by Robert Palmer (book).

#3 - Playhouse Square: A $50 gift card, Compact Binoculars by Skygenius, Five Film Collection: Jersey Boys, Joyful Noise, Rock of Ages, Little Shop of Horrors, Hairspray (DVD), Aladdin: Original Broadway Soundtrack (CD), and Wicked (novel) by Gregory Maguire.

#4 - Longhorn Country: A $50 Longhorn Steakhouse gift card, picnic backpack set, Walk the Line (DVD), Classic Country Gold (CD), and The Little Book of Country Music Wisdom by Chris Parton (book).

#5 - Compadres y Familia: A $50 Compadres Mexican Restaurant gift card, Fiesta Style Dipping Bowls with Metal Stand, Disney's Coco (DVD), Local Musician Justo Saborit: Blue Nocturne (CD), and Unbreakable: My Story, My Way by Jenni Rivera (book).

*prizes are subject to changes


Registration Prizes:

Libraries Rock! browsing bag 16"x12"x6"

Rock Star Bandanas 20"

Libraries Rock! spiral notebook

High-Speed USB hub with 4 USB 2.0 inputs

USB Flexi-Light 10"white LED

Phone Stand with Ear Buds

Rock Star Guitar keychains


For our Homebound Patrons:

  1. READ any book.
  2. RECORD your name, book information and facility (if not currently at home) on a reading sheet. click here to print reading sheets
  3. RETURN reading sheets with your July and August deliveries.

Homebound Prize Pack: Cleveland's Rock and Roll Roots, Images of America by Deanna Adams (book), 100 Hits - Fabulous 50s, various artists (CD collection), Blue Hawaii starring Elvis Presley (DVD), and Cleveland Landmarks souvenir playing cards.

*The Homebound winner will receive their prize pack with the September delivery. 

Good Luck to All! And, Happy Reading!

Any questions?  Contact a Reference Librarian or the Reference Desk at 440-352-3383 for help.  You can learn more about our upcoming events on our Adult Programs page.  We hope to see you in the library this summer!