Summer Reading Kick-Off Party Tuesday, May 28 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party Tuesday, May 28 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Join us as we kick off another fun-filled Summer Reading Club! This year’s theme is A Universe of Stories. Register for the Summer Reading Club today!
An Evening with Jerry Ross

An Evening with Jerry Ross

We are excited to host Crown Point native, Purdue alum, and record-setting astronaut Jerry Ross at the library for our summer reading program, A Universe of Stories. Join us on Wednesday, June 19, at 6:30 p.m. to hear Colonel Ross speak about his experiences and answer questions. Copies of both of his books will be available for purchase and autographs.

Prizes and more!

Prizes and more!

Summer Reading isn’t complete without a chance to win some great prizes! We have prizes for Kids, Teens, and Adults!

 – Sign up for Summer Reading –

 – Frequently Asked Questions –

When does registration for 2019 Summer Reading Club begin?

You can register starting on May 1 and begin tracking your reading on May 28.

How do I register for Summer Reading Club?

You can register online at PlainfieldLibrary.net/SummerReading or by visiting the Main Information Desk, or the information desks in the Children’s Room or Teen Central.

What books can I read for Summer Reading Club?

Any books! Library books, books from home, books you borrowed from a friend, books you found laying the street! You can also count audiobooks, e-books, comic books, and magazines! If your parents read to you, that counts too!

What do I have to do to win a prize?

Young children in the Early Lit challenge will complete a set of activities, such as singing, talking, reading, playing, and writing. Children in the Children’s Challenge will read in 20 minute increments. As children progress through these goals, they will receive raffle tickets. Additionally, children can earn tickets by attending Library programs over the summer.

Can I buy a Summer Reading Club t-shirt?

No. Summer Reading Club t-shirts will be awarded to participants ages birth through 5th grade when they have completed their challenges. T-shirts are only available while supplies last.

When will raffle winners be drawn?

Drawing of winners will take place Saturday, July 20. Winners will be notified by phone.

How do I earn raffle tickets?

Children earn raffle tickets for each level on their reading log completed, as well as for attending a library program.

When is the Completion Party?

The Completion Party for Kids and Teens will be Saturday, July 20. The Kids’ Party will be from 3-4 PM. The Teens’ Party will be from 5-8 PM.

When does registration for 2019 Summer Reading Club begin?

You can register starting on May 1 and begin tracking your reading on May 28.

How do I register for Summer Reading Club?

You can register online at PlainfieldLibrary.net/SummerReading or by visiting the main information desk or the information desks in the Children’s Room or Teen Central.

How do I earn raffle tickets?

Adults can earn raffle tickets for every book read and every library program attended.

Can I buy a Summer Reading Club t-shirt?

Summer Reading Club t-shirts will be awarded to participants ages birth through 5th grade when they have completed their challenges. T-shirts are only available while supplies last.

When will raffle winners be drawn?

Drawing of winners will take place Saturday, July 20. Winners will be notified by phone.

What are some of the raffle prizes this year?

Prizes of the Adult Challenge include a Family membership to Richard A. Carlucci Recreation & Aquatic Center, board game package, copies of astronaut Jerry Ross’s books, Star Wars package, beer bundle and more!

When does registration for 2019 Summer Reading Club begin?

You can register starting on May 1 and begin tracking your reading on May 28.

How do I register for Summer Reading Club?

You can register online at PlainfieldLibrary.net/SummerReading or by visiting the main information desk or the information desks in the Children’s Room or Teen Central.

How do I earn raffle tickets?

Teens can earn a raffle ticket for each completed level on their reading log, as well as for attending library programs.

Can I buy a Summer Reading Club t-shirt?

Summer Reading Club t-shirts will be awarded to participants ages birth through 5th grade when they have completed their challenges. T-shirts are only available while supplies last.

When will raffle winners be drawn?

Drawing of winners will take place Saturday, July 20. Winners will be notified by phone.

When is the Completion Party?

The Teen Completion Party will be Saturday, July 20 from 5-8 PM.

What are some of the raffle prizes this year?

Teens can enter to win prizes such as a Harry Potter box set, board game set, LEGO Space set, gift cards, and more!