Follow the Yellow Brick Road Scavenger Hunt

Sponsored by the Gail Borden Public Library Foundation


May 15 – August 29


Follow the Yellow Brick Road to explore local businesses. Find secret words at 10 participating businesses and get a cute Wizard of Oz backpack. Turn in all of the secret words and get a great water bottle and bag, and be entered to win the Grand Prize Wizard of Oz gift basket! Begin redeeming prizes June 1 at any library location. Maps are now available in person or download one here.

Thank you Gail Borden Public Library District Foundation, KCT Credit Union and Elgin State Bank - A Wintrust Community Bank" for supporting the Wizard of Oz Educational Exhibit. 

TIP: Want to save on gas? You access 11 locations in Downtown Elgin by walking! Distance = 1 mile.




Thanks to these businesses and organizations that have already signed up.


For more information on businesses participating, please download this flyer:

Interested in Your Business Being on the Hunt this Summer?