For Parents

2019 Kids Summer Reading Program Points and Prizes


06/03/2019

How do I earn points?


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Different kinds of books are worth different amounts of points. Use the chart below to figure out how many points your book is worth. Look at the spine label on your book and compare it to the chart. You can also look for point value signs on the shelves at your branch or ask a staff member for help!

Point Values for Each Book:

jP (Picture Books)
5 Points

Magazines
5 Points

jZ (Early Readers)
10 Points

jE (Easy Chapter Books)
15 Points

j Non‑Fiction
15 Points

j Biography
15 Points

j Fiction (Chapter Books)
25 Points

Graphic Novels
25 Points

Young Adult/Adult
25 Points

Bonus Books
30 Points

Baby Bunny Book Bag
60 Points

Bunny Book Bag
100 Points

E-books
Point Value of Book

Audio Books
Point Value of Book

What is a Reward Bundle?

A reward bundle is a set of three prizes you choose every time you earn 100 points (up to 600).

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For EVERY 100 points earned – Pick ONE item from EACH Group.

GROUP 1 - Start with a FREE BOOK (Pick 1)

Choose from hundreds of titles

GROUP 2 - Add a PRIZE (Pick 1)

  • Lolly: Flamingo, Llama, Sloth or Unicorn
  • Slime: Glitter, Metallic or Neon
  • Earbud Holder
  • Paddle Pals
  • Water Arcade Game
  • Collectible Critter

Group 3 – Top It Off With a COUPON (Pick 1)

  • Indianapolis Colts Pass – Buy one (1), get one (1) free
  • Indy Parks Pool Pass – Buy one (1), get one (1) free
  • Indiana Fever Pass – Buy one (1), get one (1) free
  • ISO Symphony on the Prairie Pass – Buy one (1), get one free
  • Indianapolis Indians Pass – One (1) per point card
  • Eiteljorg Museum Pass – One (1) per point card
  • The Children’s Museum Guild Haunted House Youth Only Pass – One (1) per point card
  • Chili’s Bookmark for kids 12 and under (free kids meal w/adult purchase) – One (1) per point card
  • Chili’s Coupon for teens 13 and up (free dessert or appetizer w/adult purchase) – One (1) per point card

NOTE: All prizes meet federal safety standards. Quantities of some prizes may be limited. Some prizes are not for children under three years.

2019 Kids Summer Reading Program Events & Programs

Join the fun at one of our many Summer Reading Programs and events!

2019 Kids Summer Reading Program Rules and Guidelines

Follow the Summer Reading rules by Keepin' it 100.

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