2013 Summer Reading

Win Prizes for Reading this Summer
This year, everyone can get in on the fun with Summer Reading. DC Public Library offers four age-specific themes: Sign up beginning June 1. Summer Reading ends on August 24.

Win prizes for reading!

Check our calendar for a schedule of special events at your library.
Read With Me Logo Read With Me -- a special program for children birth to age five and their parent or caregiver. Visit your neighborhood library to sign up.
Dig Into Reading Image Dig Into Reading -- for children 6 to 12 years. Win prizes for reading.

Visit your neighborhood library to sign up. Complete the program for a chance to win an eReader!
Beneath the Surface Slogan Beneath the Surface -- for teens age 12 to 19. Win a prize just for signing up.

Enter the Book Review Contest. You could win a laptop.
Groundbreaking Reads Slogan Groundbreaking Reads -- for adults. This year, adults can get in on the fun. Sign up at any library.

Read a book and submit a review to be entered to win an eReader. The more you read, the better your chances of winning!

DC Public Library Summer Reading is made possible in part by the following library partners:

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Politics & Prose Book Store Logo Federation Logo        


  DC Free Summer Meals Logo DC Public School Logo   Smithsonian Logo
  Library of Congress Logo Office of the State Superintendent of Education   Science in the Summer Logo


Reading Rockets Logo National Children's Museum Logo WHUT Logo

The DC Public Library Summer Reading is part of the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP). CSLP is a grassroots consortium of states working together to provide high quality summer reading program materials for children and teens to promote literacy.