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Looking for something to read this summer?

The Sault Ste. Marie Public Library has some ideas
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Throughout July and August, the James L. McIntyre Public Library is offering the Summer Reading Challenge for adults, ages 19-109! The contest runs from July 1 - Aug. 31, 2020.  

Download or print your challenge card from the library website

Choose from a variety of reading challenges such as, read a book about Sault Ste. Marie history, read a book that was published the year you were born, or step back in time and reread your favourite children’s book!

Select your reading choices from our online databases, Overdrive, Libby and Hoopla or reserve your books using our online catalogue at then pick them up using our curbside service.

Once you’ve completed one or all of the challenges, drop off your reading challenge card “curbside” in our library book drop at the Centennial Library or the North Branch Library or email your card to

For every challenge you complete, you will earn a ballot to WIN one of three beautiful, library-themed, gift baskets, valued at $50 each.

Contact the Reference and Information Desk for further questions 705-759-5236.