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Read all year long with Schaumburg Library! We have an option for every age and stage of life.

For kids and teens programs, sign up online or stop by any Library location to join. No registration is required for the adult Diverse Reads program - just pick up or print off a log to get started.

100 Books Before Baby

For expecting parents

Read 100 books aloud to your baby-to-be, while he or she is still in utero. You’ll receive a board book when you sign up and enjoy additional prizes when you reach the 50 and 100 books read milestones. Sign up online now.

1,001 Books Before Kindergarten

For ages 0-5

Read 1,001 books with your little one before they start kindergarten. Enjoy fun prizes and activities along the way. Your little one can even join our fun graduation ceremony event (held once each year) once you’ve read 1,001 books together. Sign up online now.

500 Minutes a Month

For Kindergarten – 4th grade from Sept. 1 – May 31 each year

Enjoy a fun new theme each year as your child works to read 500 minutes and complete an awesome activity each month. For each month your child reaches the goal, they’ll be entered into a drawing to win excellent prizes. Sign up online now.

100 Books Before High School

For 5th – 8th grades

Expand your tween’s mind by encouraging them to read 100 books before starting high school. Tweens will earn badges and win prizes along the way, and can also choose from monthly activities to keep the fun rolling all year long. Sign up online now.

100 Books Before Graduation

For 9th – 12th grades

Whether they’re headed to college, trade school or a real world job, every teen can get themselves ready by reading 100 books before they graduate from high school. Teens will earn badges and prizes along the way as they check off great titles from their “to read” lists. Sign up online now.

Diverse Reads

For adults

Challenge yourself to read something new, whether it’s a different genre or a book by an author whose background is different from your own. Use our suggested titles, genres and authors to enjoy reading something new and different on your way to earning a prize with our Diverse Reads program.