Summer Reading for Kids

Summer Reading for Kids

Win Prizes for Reading

Every Hero Has a Story
This year's Summer Reading theme is Every Hero Has a Story. Check back at this page closer to May 31 for details on how you can read, win, explore and get 2 FREE tickets to catch a Washington Nationals baseball game.

Hands-On Workshops and Fun Performances

Library staff have planned oodles of fun, engaging activities that explore the fascinating world of science, technology, engineering, art and math. Check the calendar of events for details.

Science in the Summer

This summer, learn about science and biology at DC Public Library. Sign up for GSK Science in the Summer, a free science education program sponsored by GSK, in partnership with the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Classes are small, so register early. For grades 2-6.