Prizes & T-shirts

Raise money and log minutes to win!

      • Get rewarded from the start! Register and get a free Readathon t-shirt!* (See details below)

      • All registered participants will receive a beautiful digital anthology of creative writing from Badgerdog!

      • Look for pop-up prizes throughout the event!

      • Readathoners who participate in the Book Collage or Book Spine Poetry Challenges get chances at winning extra prizes and recognition. 

Prizes are awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in fundraising and reading categories

Prizes include gift cards for books that you want to read and fantastic reading-themed merchandise from our partners at the Austin Public Library Gift Store, Half Price Books and BookPeople.  

Top Fundraisers Prizes – $100, $75, & $50 gift cards

Gift cards and achievement certificates are awarded for Top Teams, Solo Readers, Readathon Schools & Readathon School Students.

Readathon Schools: check out additional details here

Schools will compete for a trophy and special recognition

Top Minutes Read – $50, $30, & $20 gift cards

Gift cards and achievement certificates are awarded in 5 age categories – 0-5, 6-8, 9-12, 13-18, & adult.

Book Spine Poetry & Book Collage Challenges Prizes – $30, $20, $10 gift cards

Gift cards are awarded according to social media sharing #FamilyReadathon and aesthetic value.

Calling all Readathoners, Librarians, Teachers, Badgerdogs, Sponsors and Families!

Free Family Readathon Drive-Through Celebration
Carver Public Library, Saturday, March 27th, 10 a.m. – noon
Books + T-shirts + Surprise Gifts + Whataburger Snacks