The Summer Reading Program 

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)
  • Teen level (ages 13-19)

 Click one of the buttons below to find out more about the Summer Reading Program:

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Click here for the PDF Booklet: Summer 2017 Educational and Entertainment (youth, teens & family) Events at Local Public Libraries.

2016 Statistics:

  • 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 1,308 summer learning events
  • 156,042 books were read by youth–that’s 7,934,130 minutes of reading!


Check out our Summer Reading Sponsors


   Strasburg Railroad Logo   Lancaster Barnstormers Logo      Bounce Kraze Logo   

M & T Bank Logo   Leisure Bowling & Golfing Center sponsor         Ziplines Logo

   Rocky Springs Entertainment Center   Water's Edge Mini Golf   Lancaster Ice Rink Logo

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

   Lancaster cupcake logo   Sugar Whipped logo      Sky Zone Lancaster Logo



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