Summer Reading

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 Summer is nearly here, and that means it’s time for RCPL’s Annual Summer Reading Program.

Participate in weekly events, track your reading to earn prizes, and encourage reading and education through this summer-long program!


Begins on May 29 during normal Library operating hours.

If you miss registration week, don’t sweat it! RCPL is accepting registrations all summer long for the duration of the program.

Registration forms are located at the bottom of this page. 

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Teen Programs: 

Blacklight Blackout – Thursday, July 5, at 6 pm

Adult Programs:

  • TBA
  • TBA

Family Events:

  • Cambo the Clown – SR Kick-off Program – Friday, June 1, at 5 pm 
  • Revisit the 60’s on Tie Dye – Thursday, June 28, at 6 pm
    Please bring a white cotton T-Shirt or light colored item to tie-dye.
  • The Fantastic Bubble Bug Party – Friday, July 13, at 5 pm 
  • TBA – TBA (Family Program) 
  • SR Family Movie Nights –  
    Thursday, June 21, at 6 pm
    Thursday, July 19, at 6 pm
  • Finale Picnic (Cave Run Lake Spillway) – Thursday, July 26


RCPL Summer Reading will culminate in a finale of great prizes and fun on (Thursday, July 26). Groups will meet at their normal times to select their prizes for reading.*
Then, at the end of the day, everyone will gather at (TBA) for hot dogs, chips, drinks, and snow cones during our Summer Reading Finale Picnic from 6 – 8 pm.

*Please Note: Prize distribution for young readers, ages 0 – 36 months, will meet on (TBA) at 10:15 am for their prizes.

Adults may choose prizes anytime from 11 am – 3 pm on the finale day, (Thursday, July 26).

You may register for Summer Reading by visiting the Children’s Area and filling out a registration form at the Library or select one of the forms below, print, fill out, then bring your completed SR form to the Children’s Area. 

SR teenform SR Adult form SR Child Form