Summer Reading!

Forest of Possibilities: 2022 All-Ages Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading For Adults

We’re doing punch cards again! Pick up a punch card at the front desk, read four books, get four punches, and use your card as a coupon for a free book at the Friends of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Bookstore. Your punch card will also get you into the end of summer prize drawing. For extra entries, tell us about your book here: Each book report you submit will get you an extra entry!

Teen Summer Reading BookBlitz

The Coeur d’Alene Public Library is doing a Teen Summer Reading BookBlitz (for ages 13-19)! To join, simply review four books, and you’ll get the fifth one free! Pick-up a punch card at the front desk to track how many books you’ve reviewed. Submit your book review online at

Every completed card (that’s turned back into us) earns you one free prize book and a grand prize entry. When you complete a card, you can simply pick up another punch card and start the process over again and again until August 31.

You can also earn extra grand prize entries by sharing your reviews on our Discord server ( in the #cdaBookBlitz channel.

Summer Reading for Kids

Early Learners (ages birth-4)

We’ve created a special log for your early learner. Complete all of the activities on the log to receive a prize! This fun sheet can be filled as many times as your little wants to and each completed sheet is an entry into the end of summer grand prize drawing for ages birth-4.

School Age (5-12)

Kids ages 5-12 are invited to earn lots of prizes all summer long with their reading logs. Earn a prize every five hours you read starting May 15th!

Here are the prizes you will earn:

  • 5 hours = 5 hour prize/badge
  • 10 hours = Raffle ticket for 10 hour drawing
  • 15 hours = Free book
  • 20 hours = Raffle ticket for grand prize drawing!
  • 20+ hours = Keep reading over 20 hours to earn even more raffle tickets and increase your chances of winning! No limit! Just ask for your raffle ticket log once you have completed the first log.

Grand Prize drawings for each age category will happen at the end of summer!