2019 Summer Reading Programs for Children and Adults

Northern Illinois University, University Outreach Services is proud to offer the Summer Reading Skills Program to families at over 22 locations throughout Illinois. Since 1995, this program has helped students in our community build strong reading skills and develop a deep love of books and reading. The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.

For program locations and schedules in your area, or to enroll online, select a program level below:

For more information, or to enroll by phone, please call

(800) 964-8888

Program coordinators are available, from 7 am- 9 pm Mon- Fri, 7 am- 6 pm Sat, 9 am- 5 pm Sun.

Cities: Arlington Heights, Aurora, Barrington, Chicago, Chicago Heights, Downers Grove, Elgin, Elmhurst, Evanston, Gurnee, Hinsdale, La Grange, Lisle, Orland Hills, River Forest, Rockford, Rock Island, Schaumburg, St. Charles, Wheaton, Wilmette

Disclaimer: The programs are not affiliated with the NIU College of Education Reading Clinic.