Teen & Adult Summer Reading

Adults (18+) and Teens (grades 7th – 12th & recent graduates), welcome to your summer reading portal. Below you will find program rules, grand prizes, and an opportunity to sign up online & claim your reading.

Rules

Adult Summer Reading Program Rules

  1. Participants must be 18 years of age or older and not registered for other Yorba Linda Public Library Summer Reading Programs.
  2. Registration begins Saturday, June 15, 2019.
  3. One (1) Grand Prize Raffle Ticket and one (1) Yorba Buck are awarded per 2 books read and/or educational DVDs or documentaries watched. Documentaries must be longer than 30 minutes to count.
  4. All Grand Prize Raffle Tickets turned in must have the title of the book or the name of the educational DVD watched to be eligible to win a prize. A maximum of 30 Yorba Bucks may be claimed during the summer reading program. After 30 Yorba Bucks have been claimed, you may continue to read and claim Grand Prize Raffle Tickets.
  5. Use the Yorba Bucks you collect to design your own summer reading experience by choosing the incentive prizes you want to purchase! Various prizes are worth different amounts of Yorba Bucks, and all prizes are subject to availability. Yorba Bucks cannot be replaced if lost, so be sure to keep them safe!
  6. Grand Prize Tickets and Yorba Bucks may be claimed at the Adult Services Information Desk “Summer Reading Station” by the participant or a family member.
  7. Games: The games in the activity booklet are worth 1 Grand Prize Ticket for every 2 games completed.
  8. All reading of books and watching of educational DVDs may be counted from Saturday, June 15 through Saturday, August 17. Books read or videos watched prior to June 15 may not be applied to the reading program.
  9. The last day to claim raffle tickets & Yorba Bucks by 4:59 p.m. on Saturday, August 17, 2019. All prizes must be purchased with Yorba Bucks by 4:59 p.m. on Saturday, August 17, 2019. All prizes are subject to availability.

Teen Summer Reading Program Rules

  1. Get started by READING! For every TWO (2) books read, you will be entered into a weekly and grand prize raffle drawing. Simply return to the Adult Information Desk to claim ONE (1) Yorba Buck and ONE (1) Grand Prize Raffle Ticket.
  2. Use the Yorba Bucks you collect to design your own summer reading experience by choosing the incentive prizes you want. Different prizes are worth different amounts of Yorba Bucks, and all prizes are subject to availability. Lost Yorba Bucks will not be replaced.
  3. Keep reading all summer to claim more Yorba Bucks and Grand Prize Raffle Tickets! A maximum of 30 Yorba Bucks may be claimed during the summer reading program. After 30 Yorba Bucks have been claimed, you may continue to read and claim Grand Prize Raffle Tickets.
  4. The Teen Summer Reading Program is for teens, grades 7-12, and runs from Saturday, June 15-Saturday, August 17, 2019.
  5. All reading counts from Saturday, June 15-Saturday, August 17, 2019.
  6. The games in the activity booklet are worth ONE (1) Grand Prize Raffle Ticket for every TWO (2) games completed.
  7. Attend any of the Teen Summer Reading Program events and be entered into a special drawing at the event.
  8. The weekly drawing is held every Monday, and you will be notified if you win. You need not be present to win.
  9. The Grand Prize winners will be announced on Monday, August 19, 2019. You need not be present to win.
  10. The last day to claim raffle tickets & Yorba Bucks is by 4:59 p.m. on Saturday, August 17, 2019 (no exceptions). All prizes must be purchased by 4:59 p.m. on Saturday, August 17, 2019. All prizes are subject to availability.

Grand Prizes

Adult Grand Prizes

  • iPad Mini 4
  • Kindle Fire HD 8 (32 GB)
  • Active Basket
    • 4 tickets OC Ropes Course, $50 Pilates Plus YL, $25 Craftsman Wood Fired Pizza
  • Around the Town Basket
    • Duo membership to Fullerton Arboretum, $50 Pilates Plus gift card, 2 tickets OC Ropes Course, various restaurant gift cards, and more!
  • Around the Town Basket 2
    • 2 Long Beach water bikes day ride tickets, 2 Muzeo Museum passes, $50 Pilates Plus gift card, 2 tickets OC Ropes Course, various restaurant gift cards, and more!
  • Black and Gold Golf
    • Round of Golf for 4 at Black and Gold Golf Club (valid Monday-Thursday)& 2 Pancho Dinners at Joaquin’s Mexican Restaurant
  • Bluetooth Speaker Basket
    • Crosley Charlotte Bluetooth Speaker and $25 Landry’s Gift Card.
  • Car Wash & More
    • 10 Yorba Country Car Wash Coupons, $20 Bed Bath & Beyond gift card, $20 Original Pancake House certificate
  • Harry Potter Basket
    • Harry Potter Clue, Remote Control Wand, Marauders Map Tumbler, and so much more!
  • Malibu Wine Safari
    • One admittance for a Giraffe Safari
  • Museum Lovers
    • 2 Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center admissions, 2 Bowers Museum admissions, 2 Richard Nixon Museum admissions, $30 Starbucks gift card
  • Ocean Lovers Bag
    • 2 Long Beach Water Bikes Glow Ride tickets, 2 whale watching tickets
  • Philharmonic Society of OC
    • 2 tickets Czech Philharmonic (Sunday, October 20 only) $25 Cheesecake Factory Gift Card
  • South Coast Repertory
    • 2 tickets to South Coast Repertory valid selected dates in Sept. (7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 14, or 15 only) & $25 YLS Bakery gift card
  • Weekend for Two
    • 2 tickets OC Ropes Course, 2 Basic Skull Canyon Ziplines Certificates, $50 Pilates Plus gift card
  • Weekend Adventure
    • 4 tickets OC Ropes Course, 4 tickets to the Red Lantern Escape Room
  • Women’s Health Bag
    • 1 month membership at Total Woman Gym and Spa (must be activated by 9/1/19),$50 gift card to Pilates Plus
  • Yoga Sol Basket
    • Certificate for 20 yoga classes, a yoga mat, and yoga block

Teen Grand Prizes

  • Airpods
  • $50 Amazon Gift Card (2 winners)
  • $50 American Eagle Gift Card
  • 2 Anime LA Tickets (2 winners)
  • $50 Game Stop Gift Card
  • Guitar
  • Harry Potter Basket: Harry Potter Clue, Remote Control Wand, and a Marauders Map Tumbler
  • Jet Flight Simulation Experience
  • Kindle Fire
  • 2 Knott’s Berry Farm Tickets
  • Nintendo Switch
  • OC Ropes Course Package
  • $50 Regal Gift Card (2 winners)
  • $50 Sephora Gift Card
  • $50 Target Gift Card (2 winners)
  • TI-84 Graphing Calculator

Registration

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