Summer Reading Program 2017


The Summer Reading Program starts on June 3, 2017


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The countywide Public Library Summer Reading Program is open to children and teens of all ages. Program components include 4 reading levels: Read Aloud (birth-4 years), Elementary (ages 5-9), Tween (ages 10-12) and the Teen level (ages 13-19).

The Public Library Summer Reading Program begins during the first week of June and runs until mid-August.  Please check with your local public library to find out the exact dates for this year.


In 2016:

  • 23,902 youth signed up for the countywide summer reading program
  • 14,801 youth completed the summer reading program
  • 37,161 children and parents attended 1,303 summer learning events
  • 156,042 books were read by youth —that’s 7,934,130 minutes!

Find out why Summer Reading is so important


Check out our Summer Reading Sponsors

McDonald's Logo      Strasburg Railroad Logo      Lancaster Barnstormers Logo       Bounce Kraze Logo

Barnyard Kingdom Logo      bowling ball knocking over pins            Dutch Wonderland Logo

The Castle Roller Skating Logo      Lancaster Ice Rink Logo      auntie anne's logo      Laser Dome Logo

The Comic Store Logo      Comics and Paperback Plus Logo      Sequential Arts Too logo      Rita's Water Ice Logo

Lancaster cupcake logo       Sky Zone Lancaster Logo           Rocky Springs Entertainment CenterWater's Edge Mini GolfLeisure Bowling & Golfing Center sponsor

               Clearview Lanes sponsor   Susquehanna Bank Logo Ziplines Logo   

Lastly, we’d like to thank the Lancaster County Commissioners for supporting this program.