No Peeking!

blind date with a book slide

We're excited to bring back Blind Date with a Book programs for all ages, January 14–February 14, 2020. Choose a wrapped book or audiobook from the Rotunda, the Teen Space, or the Children's Library, and discover a new favorite that you may never have picked up otherwise. Share your impressions of your Blind Date with us and be entered in a drawing to win a prize!

Blind Date with a Book

Discover a book you may never have chosen to read otherwise. Pick a wrapped book from the display in the Rotunda and check it out—no peeking!

Tell us how your blind date went by completing a Rate Your Date card, and be entered to win a $60 gift card.

Limit 2 entries per cardholder.

Peek-a-Book for Teens

Teen Librarian Emmy is hot on the trail of good Young Adult books you might have missed. Check out a wrapped book from the display in the Teen Space.

Rate your Peek-a-Book for a chance to win a $20 gift card. Bonus entry if you email a Bookstagram* to teen@lakeforestlibrary.org.

*Google Bookstagram for inspiration. But don't be intimidated; photos can be simple!

Limit 2 entries per cardholder (or 4 entries including Bookstagrams).

"Be My Valentine" Book Surprise for Children

You've been taught to never judge a book by its cover. Well, now's your chance, because you can't even see the cover! Pick out a wrapped book from the display in the Children's Library and prepare to be surprised. Will you love the book enough to be its Valentine?

After you've read it, let us know how you liked it and be entered to win a $30 gift card.

Limit 2 entries per cardholder.