Here's How It Works
Get ready to read for fun, prizes, and charity!
How to Enter
Thanks for a great summer! Be sure to stop by the library and collect your prizes by Saturday, September 3rd.
Keep track of how many minutes you spend reading each day, and log your reading by logging into your account above. Log your reading from June 21st through August 22nd.
What Counts as Reading?
Books, magazines, comics, graphic novels, manga, newspapers, poetry, audiobooks, ebooks…even online forums and websites!
Raise Money for Charity
Every 60 minutes you read raises 10¢ for Special Olympics New Hampshire, which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Read Off Your Library Fines
Read 300 minutes and you’ll earn a coupon for $5 off your library overdue fines. This coupon is valid until June 30, 2017.
Win Awesome Prizes
Read and earn…
300 minutes (5 hours) = a $5 fine coupon
600 minutes (10 hours) = a free book of your choice
1200 minutes (20 hours) = a gift card to Hayward’s Ice Cream
1800 minutes (30 hours) = a gift card to Barnes & Noble, Starbucks, iTunes, the PlayStation Store, or many other places – your pick!
You can win all four prizes if you read 30 minutes a day! Pick up your prizes at the Teen Desk or Reference Desk. Prizes must be picked up in person by the teen who earned them. No prizes will be mailed.
Enter the Raffle
You’re automatically entered in the raffle when you register at the top of this page.
Earn extra raffle entries every time you…
…attend a teen activity at the library.
…finish one of the Flume Award book nominees and submit a review in your online reading log.
…finish a book on the summer reading list for your grade and submit a review in your online reading log.
Links to Flume Award nominees and summer reading book lists can be found in the column on the left. Reviews must be at least four original sentences to count for the raffle.
Winners will be announced at the Pass the Torch Pizza Party on August 22 at 4:00 pm. Participants are limited to one prize each.
* Harrison’s Comics & Pop Culture gift card
* 2 Roller Kingdom gift cards
* 2 North Main Music gift cards for 1 month of free lessons
* NH Fisher Cats tickets
* Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card
* Barnes & Noble gift card
* Best Buy gift card
* GameStop gift card
* Hot Topic gift card
* Target gift card
* AMC Theater gift card
* Facebook game card
Events and Activities
We have lots of fun and exciting activities going on every week just for you! See them all at www.tinyurl.com/nplteen.
Monday Mania – Video game competitions, a YouTube party, movie marathon, and more!
Tuesday Crafternoons – A different craft every week!
Hump Day Games – Every Wednesday we’ll play a game in the library, from giant darts to chocolate Olympics to trivia!
Friday Fitness – Try out a different kind of fitness routine every week, like yoga, Bollywood dance, kickboxing, and more!