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Crystal Lake Public Library plans 'EPIC Celebration'

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Public Library invites patrons of all ages to register for an “EPIC Celebration” this summer as the library celebrates 100 years of service and kicks off its Summer Reading Program.

Early registration begins Tuesday. The program runs from June 10 through Aug. 3.

Registration is free to anyone with a Crystal Lake Public Library card, and all ages can earn prizes for reading books, ebooks or listening to audio books.

This year, in addition to receiving prizes and giveaways, participants will earn tickets to the “EPIC Celebration Event” on Aug. 24.

Program participants can use tickets for activities such as carnival games, mini golf, a photo booth, a slide, an obstacle course, an inflatable rock wall and more.

The EPIC Celebration Event also will feature special guest Rob Elgas, Crystal Lake Strikers, Clef Hangers Barbershop Quartet and other entertainers.

Everyone who registers by June 10 earns a chance to win a party gift basket including a $50 gift certificate to Culvers and a $50 gift certificate to Nick’s Pizza.

For information about “Reading is So Delicious!” visit the website at or call the library at 815-459-1687.


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