Summer Reading 2022: Oceans of Possibilities

Summer Reading 2022: Oceans of Possibilities, runs Saturday, June 4-Friday, July 29. Grab your reading log and all the details here!

Summer Reading is an initiative that aims to promote reading and literacy to children, teens and adults. Each summer, Johnson County Library offers events and contests connected to the Summer Reading theme! Check out the FAQ below for more details.

NEW! Summer Reading Contests are open!

Oceans of Possibilities Youth Sticker Contest:
Submit your entries for our Youth Sticker Design Contest, open to youth 12 and under. This summer we are looking for sticker illustrations with an “Oceans of Possibilities” theme. Winners will be selected by Library staff in multiple age categories, and the top designs will receive a 500-sticker print run for distribution at local branches. Winners will receive 20 copies of their own stickers to share with friends. Submissions will be accepted June 6 through July 6. Enter your sticker design »

Oceans of Possibilities Youth Poetry Contest: 
Calling all youth writers: submit your original short story in verse based on the theme “Oceans of Possibilities.” Winning writers will receive a prize and their work will appear on the Library’s website for all to enjoy. Open to writers entering 3rd through 12th grade this fall. One submission per writer, please. Submissions will be accepted June 6 through July 6. Enter your short story in verse »

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Summer Reading 2022: Oceans of Possibilities