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Village Books & Paper Dreams - Fairhaven
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Summer Reading Challenge and Book Bingo - all ages!

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Village Books
1200 11th St.
Bellingham, WA 98225
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Summer Reading for all ages!


Join us in celebrating summer with one of our favorite activities—READING!  Pick up a Summer Reading Challenge form at either our Fairhaven or Lynden location or download one here at then read your way to rewards. You'll even get to write a review card telling us about their favorite book of the summer which we'll hang in the store!

Rewards you say?  Return your completed challenge by Wednesday, August 31st and receive a $5 gift certificate to Village Books and Paper Dreams, a 20% coupon, PLUS a delicious cookie from our good friends at the Colophon CafĂ© in Fairhaven or Avenue Bread in Lynden.

BONUS: We will hold a drawing in early September from the completed forms and if we draw your name, Village Books will donate a $100 gift certificate to YOUR SCHOOL LIBRARY!  If a homeschooler wins, we will donate to an appropriate charity of their choice. Ages 0-14. One challenge per person. 

BOOK BINGO for Teens and Adults

Why let the kids have all the fun? Village Books Summer Reading Bingo Challenge for teens and adults is back. Grab or print out a bingo sheet and track your summer reading. Read your way to a bingo and receive a 20% off coupon for Village Books and Paper Dreams. Fill the entire board and we'll enter you in drawing to win a $50 Village Books & Paper Dreams gift card!

All files available below for your printing convenience! Forms are due on August 31st.

Happy Reading!