Teen Summer Learning Program 2018

Summer Learning Challenge

Participate in the Teen Summer Learning Program!


  •  Pick up a reading log at any of the 3 public libraries in San Mateo starting June 1st.  Receive a free book when you pick up your log while supplies last.
  •  To complete your log, read 5 books, complete 6 activites, and write a brief review for each book.  Complete as many logs as you'd like from June 1 - August 31.
  •  For each completed log turned in by August 31 you will receive:
    • One raffle ticket for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship.
    • One raffle ticket for a chance to win a pair of Beats headphones.
  •  Earn one scratcher ticket for each review completed, for each San Mateo Public Library program you attend, and each time you volunteer at a San Mateo Public Library.  Get scratcher tickets as you go!  Scratchers will be handed out June 1 - August 10.
  • Scratcher prizes include: gift cards to Books, Inc., books, cell phone chargers, ear buds, and more!

For teens in grades 9-12.  Scratchers and other incentives will only be given out in person to log holders in the 9th - 12th grades.
Weekly prize drawing!  The more you visit your library this summer, the better your chances to win.  You may fill out one ticket per day. No log required for the weekly prize drawing.