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7 Grand Prizes

Track your reading time online, earn reading awards, and participate in one or more teen "challenges" for a chance to win fantastic giveaways.

The first 50 teens to read 12 hours and claim their prize will receive a free fidget spinner!

Prizes include Bruins giveaways and gift cards to Amazon, Dave's Diner, iTunes, GameStop, Regal Cinemas, and Walmart.

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Youth in grades 6-12 can register ANYTIME online or at the library between June 17—August 31.

Receive a 1/2-off coupon to Tree Top Adventures rope climbing and zip line park in Canton when you sign up!  Available while supplies last.

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Click on the Teen Summer Reading Login link to create your account in Wandoo Reader, our online summer reading program.

Read whatever you like:  books, graphic novels, web pages--listening to audio books counts, too.  Log your reading time in Wandoo.  Use the hour-to-minutes chart in Wandoo (under Messages section) to help you convert your reading hours to minutes.

You'll receive messages when you've won an award!

Youth in grade 6 have the option to participate in either the children's or teen summer reading program.

Teen Summer Reading Program Flyer (Printer-friendly PDF)


Thank you to Tree Top Adventures for their generous donation!

 
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When you complete one of the reading goals below, you will be eligible for a prize.  Prizes can be picked up at the Main Floor desk.

    Reading Prizes
  • 240 min. (4 hours)
    Choice of coupon to a local business
  • 480 min. (8 hours)
    A form for a free ticket to a PawSox game and a Challenge activity (submit your answer online to enter the "Challenge Yourself!" Amazon Raffle
  • 720 min. (12 hours)
    Free book from selected titles, plus the first 50 teen readers to claim their 12-hour reading prize will receive a fidget spinner!
  • 960 min. (16 hours)
    Golden Ticket for $1 off late fines
  • 1200 min. (20 hours)
    Personalized bookplate in a book from the library collection and a 2nd free book

Thank you to the Friends of the Middleboro Public Library, Chipotle, Dairy Queen, and The Pawtucket Red Sox for their generous donations!

 

Pawtucket Red Sox Ticket

Earn a free ticket to a summer PawSox game.  When you complete
8 hours of reading in the Teen program, you'll receive a PawSox letter that counts as a free ticket Pawtucket Red Sox Logoto an evening game of the Pawtucket Red Sox on Friday, August 25.  Take the form home and decide if you will be purchasing additional tickets for your family.  Send your completed form back to the PawSox and they will either mail your tickets back to you or notify you that they will be waiting at the ball park.  All summer reading participants who attend the game will be honored on the field in a pre-game ceremony and receive a special reading certificate.  

 
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You could win one of six Prize Packs!  When you first register for the program, put a check next to each of the Prize Packs you are interested in winning.  You'll be entered in raffle drawings for only those packs that you checked.  If you change your mind later on, log into your account, click on the gear icon in the upper-right corner of the page, and select Edit Profile.  You can edit any of your registration information, including which Prize Packs you would like to win.

The raffle is weighted by the amount of time you read.  Each hour that you log counts as one "chance" in the raffle. The more hours that you log, the greater your chances are of being a Prize Pack winner.


Prize Pack Contents

Prize Pack Items

Build A Better World themed items:

  • Ear buds & phone stand
  • Sports bag
  • Lanyard
  • Stylus pen
  • Coloring journal
  • Two stress balls

Each pack also contains one of these items:

  • $50 Amazon gift card
  • $25 Dave's Diner gift card
  • $40 GameStop gift card
  • $40 iTunes gift card
  • $30 Regal Cinemas gift card
  • $40 Walmart gift card

Thank you to the Friends of the Library, Dave's Diner, and the Raynham Walmart Superstore for their generous donations!

 
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Challenge Yourself! Amazon RaffleLooking to test your mental, physical, and creative talents?  Try taking on one of the many teen "challenges" we've created to reflect this year's theme of improving the world around you through building, creating, and engaging in social and environmental change.  For every challenge you complete, you'll earn a raffle chance towards a $50 Amazon gift card.

Challenges

Read, create, compete.  You'll find a complete list of available challenges and their instructions under the Challenges tab on your Wandoo Reader Dashboard.  You'll receive a message when you've completed a challenge.

The winners of the "Challenge Yourself!" Amazon Raffle will announced soon after August 31.  One raffle prize per participant.

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Boston Bruins Raffle

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When you read, you score!  When you register for the Summer Reading program, say "Yes" to participating in the Bruins Program and you could be eligible to win some fantastic prizes from the Boston Bruins, our state sponsors of the Massachusetts Summer Reading program.  Winners are announced in the Fall.  Check out the Boston Bruins flier for prize details.

 

The Big E Prize Drawing

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How would you like to try deep-fried oreos, key-lime-pie-on-a-stick, or the famous Big E Cream Puff?    By participating in the summer reading program, you could win two tickets to The Big E (Eastern States Exposition) held in West Springfield, MA from September 15—October 1.  The Big E is an annual fair representing the six New England states.  You can see replicas of the six New England state houses, livestock displays, a petting zoo, a circus, amusement rides, and concerts--and a wide range of delicious food!

To enter the drawing, say "Yes" to the Big E prize drawing when you register for the Teen Summer Reading Challenge.


The Western Massachusetts Library Advocates Board of Directors arranged with the Eastern States Exposition to provide each Massachusetts public library summer reading program with two general admission tickets to be used as incentives.

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Build A Better World is sponsored by the Friends of the Middleborough Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

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Free Downloadable Books All Summer!

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+.  Starting April 27, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week — pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to download at www.audiobooksync.com.

  

See the next few week's free titles here!

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