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Adult Summer Reading Club 2018

Adult Summer Reading Club Starts Monday, June 18

June 18 – August 18 at Main Library & Hilton Branch

Pick up prize entries at Main Library or Hilton Branch. Every book read = one entry. You can enter every time you finish a book. Ten winners will receive a Libraries Rock goody bag, and one grand prize winner will receive a Fire HD 8 Tablet with Alexa. Adults 18 and over with a resident Maplewood Library card in good standing are eligible. 

View the brochure to see all of our Adult Summer Programs: Libraries Rock Adult Summer Brochure 2018

You’ll have a chance to exercise your mind in lots of ways at Maplewood Library this summer, with programs and other offerings, weekly drawings for a tote bag, and a Grand Prize drawing for a Fire HD 8 tablet. The program runs from June 27 to August 27. Most programs are free and open to the public, and the drawings are for adult resident cardholders.

With the exception of Make a Book, all programs are drop-in and do not require registration.

Do a Puzzle
Pick up a new puzzle each week at the adult Circulation Desk. There will be different varieties and different challenges!

Make Something in the Create Space
Our Maker Space at Hilton Branch is open every Tuesday & Thursday from 5:00 -8:00 pm. You can use our 3d software or printer, learn circuitry and try other hands-on projects.

Visit a Museum
If you’re a Maplewood Library resident cardholder, you can borrow passes for the Guggenheim, Morris, Montclair and Newark Museums and Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. Available at Main Library.

Enter our weekly drawings
Adult Maplewood Library cardholders can pick up a pack of weekly tickets at Main Library or Hilton Branch. Each week on e entry will win an Exercise Your Mind tote bag, and all weekly entries will be eligible for the Grand Prize, a Fire HD 8 tablet.

Join our Library Summer Reading Clubs:

Kids Summer Reading Club

Teens Summer Reading Program