The Summer Reading Program

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The 2021 Summer Reading Program ended on August 14. You can still register and log reading for our ongoing 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Please stay tuned for future reading challenges this year!

Click here to register for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Register online:

This year’s participants will include these reading levels:

  • Read Aloud (birth-4 years)
  • Elementary (ages 5-9)
  • Tween (ages 10-12)
  • Teen level (ages 13-19)

The countywide Public Library Summer Reading Program is open to children and teens of all ages.

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

Click here to learn about Summer Reading Program Prizes    Click here to find out about Summer Reading Events

Click here to see Why summer reading is important    Click here for Recommended Summer Reading


In addition to the Summer Reading Program, make sure to check out the Summer Fitness Quest:

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Click here to find out more!


Check out our Summer Reading Sponsors:


     McDonalds Logo   Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park Logo  Barnyard Kingdom Logo      Water's Edge Mini Golf Logo      Cain's Lanes (Bowling) Logo       Leisure Bowling & Golfing Center logo    Clearview Lanes (Bowling) Logo      Laser Dome Logo  Isaac's Restaurants logo   The Comic Store Logo     Comics and Paperback Plus Logo     Sequential Arts Too logo   Rita's Water Ice Logo        Sugar Whipped logo    Refreshing Ziplines Logo          Bounce Kraze logo   sweet shennanigans logo Giant logo  2021 Lancaster Barnstormers logo sponsored by Penn medicine and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia



This program is EITC approved.

Click here to find out how your business can help!


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