1. Read!

Complete ten hours of reading for a high-five and a prize. Track your progress on our reading tracker or go rogue and create your own. Read whatever you want, from graphic novels to “War and Peace”.

Kids & Teens: Earn a book and a ticket to the county fair.

Adults: Earn a super sweet book bag.

2. Read more!

Finished ten hours and ready for more? Keep going! Read 90 hours more and earn an awesome limited-edition T-shirt and serious admiration from your Library. Plus, track your progress on our 100-hour tracker to reveal a fun summer picture created by our design contest winner, Ava Banker.

3. Inspire!

Set a goal, get a prize. First, dream of something you want to accomplish this summer. Last year, participants raised chickens, inspired happiness, wrote a book, studied dinosaurs, built a robot and visited the Redwoods! Next, use our tracker to set your goal, make a plan of action and share your success. When you are finished, bring your completed tracker in for a Library lovin' sticker sheet and a chance to win one of five prize kits.

Cooking Kit: Bake the world a better place with a KitchenAid mixer complete with ice cream, food processor, flex edge beater, juice and sauce attachments. Mix it up with utensils, measuring tools, towels and an oven mitt.

Mo' Culture Kit: Dive into pop culture of today and yesterday with ferry tickets and family membership to MoPop, portable Star Wars Turntable, Nintendo Switch, plus a couple of video games and albums to kick off your collection.

Mars Explorer Kit: From July to September, Mars will outshine Jupiter. Be ready with an Orion Starblaster Telescope, accessories, book and membership to the Pacific Planetarium.

Photography Kit: Stay focused on your summer learning goals all year long with a Canon T6 camera, flash kit, and accessories, and Adobe Lightroom.

STEM Zoo Kit: Get a family membership to the Point Defiance Zoo, hands-on STEM projects delivered monthly with a one-year subscription to Tinker Crate, coloring books, crayons, Eric Carle bear books and puzzle. Best for ages 0-6.

Classes & Events

*Registration for all classes & events begins May 15*

Summer Learning is almost here. With over 700 classes and events and three ways to challenge yourself while earning library lovin' swag, we've got your summer taken care of. Everything you need is in the Summer Learning edition of Inspire. Flip through the online edition or visit your favorite Kitsap Regional Library to pick up a copy today.