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Winter Reading Challenge 2024

Release Date: February 15, 2024

Readers of All Ages Invited to Join the Sussex County Library System Winter Reading Challenge

Newton, NJ – The Sussex County Library System (SCLS) invites readers of all ages to join its 2024 Winter Reading Challenge: S’Mitten with Reading.  The Winter Reading Challenge requires no initial registration and runs through February 29. Participants just read books, submit raffle tickets, and qualify for prizes.

How to Participate:

  • No Registration Required: Simply pick up a book and start reading!
  • All Ages Welcome: From toddlers to seniors, everyone can participate.
  • Submit Raffle Tickets: Visit your local branch to submit raffle tickets for reading. Adults can also earn extra tickets for attending programs.

Adult participants will qualify for Winter Reading Bundles – SCLS Blanket, Mug, and Hot Chocolate while children and teens can win Amazon Gift Cards. Participation is open to SCLS cardholders of all ages. SCLS library cards are free to anyone who lives, works, or attends school in Sussex County (except Sparta). Read library card policies on our website, or ask your local branch librarian.

Winter Reading runs through February 29. Prize winners will be contacted in early March. To learn more about the Winter Reading Challenge and rules, visit: