Robey Memorial Library hosting Adult Reading Challenge with 2021 theme of “Reading Colors Your World”

“Reading Colors Your World” is the theme of Robey Memorial Library’s 2021 Adult Reading Challenge, which began January 1 and continues through December 31 of this year. Robey Memorial Library challenges area individuals to read something new or different this year.

Receive a prize drawing entry for reading from one of each of 12 categories: Based on a true story; Book set in one of 49 states (not Iowa); Book that teaches you something; Book with a blue cover; Graphic novel or Picture book; Hobby-themed; Humorous; Listen to an audiobook; Science; Short Story or Essay; Set in another country; and Suspense.

Prizes will be awarded by random drawing after the challenge is complete December 31, 2021. Prizes include: two eReader/tablets and three Waukon Bucks packages. Books must be read during the 2021 calendar year to be eligible for the drawing. Participants can submit their entry form to the library or online throughout the year. A bonus entry is given to participants who complete all 12 categories.

Prize sponsors for this year’s contest include Aveka Nutra Processing, LLC; Benjegerdes Machine, Inc.; Cook Agency; Culligan Water Conditioning; FreedomBank; Hacker, Nelson & Co., P.C.; Holthaus Tax & Accounting; James A. Garrett; Kelly Concrete Construction; Prime Electric; Shafer & Shafer Law Office; TASC, Inc.; Teddy’s Auto Sales, LLC; Torkelson-Waukon; Upper Iowa Insurance Services Corp.; Waukon State Bank and WW Homestead Dairy.

Contact Robey Memorial Library with any questions by calling 563-568-4424; online at; or by email at


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