Once Upon a Tail, the library's Summer Reading Club! Read and celebrate through the whole summer! We have programs for the entire family.
Adults 18 and over are invited to participate in Once Upon a Tail - Adult! 
- Forms can be picked up from the Ask Us Desk, or completed online .
- Participants may read any adult book, eBook , or unabridged audiobook.
- Forms can be submitted in person or online by August 3 to be eligible for prizes. Prizes can be redeemed at the Ask Us Desk.
- The Summer Reading Club is open to DG cardholders .
Kids from 0 through eighth grade are invited to join Once Upon a Tail - Kids !
- Students who receive their folder at school can start reading immediately. Other Downers Grove children must register by July 27 at the Junior Room Desk. You may participate in only one summer reading club, so older kids should decide between the kids and teens clubs.
- Books counted for the club must be completed May 19 - Aug. 3. Pick up the prizes you earn between the dates listed inside your folder. The club ends on Sun., Aug. 3.
- Kindergarteners may also count books that they listen to during the summer.
- Books with 200+ pages are counted as two books and may be entered on two lines. Booked with 400+ pages are counted as three books. All books over 400 pages are counted as a maximum of three books.
- One magazine or one comic/cartoon book will be accepted for each prize level and on each Bonus Book Page.
- Bring your folder with you to claim prizes and Bonus Book Page coupons.
- This club ends Sun., Aug. 3; all prizes must be claimed by Sun., Aug. 3.
Teens from seventh through twelfth grade are invited to join Once Upon a Tail - Teens !