Dream Big -- Read!

Sign Up for Summer Reading Starts May 14

Two_Owls_reding_booksKids up to 12 years old can explore the night in DC Public Library's Summer Reading program, Dream Big -- Read! Star-gazing, exploration of dreams and wishes, nocturnal animals and pajama story times are just some of the exciting ways this theme will come alive. Check out our fun programs.

Sign-up begins on May 14.

Participating Is Easy

To begin your adventure with Summer Reading, visit any DC Public Library and pick up a reading logbook. Earn credit by reading or attending a summer reading program.

How It Works

Your reading logbook has a page for every week of the program, which runs May 14 to Aug. 24.

•Record your reading in each page.
•Bring the logbook to the library and receive a star for every 15 minutes spent reading or attending a library program.
•Read at least 8 hours during the summer to complete the program.
•Bring your completed logbook to your neighborhood library to be eligible to win a prize.