Summer Reading


Summer reading is coming! Join the fun with us between June 13th, 2020 and August 15th, 2020 for great programs, prizes and of course, books!

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The Children's Room Summer Reading Program begins on Saturday, June 13th, for everyone from infants to sixth graders! Kids can sign up here to track their reading. They can read and complete activities to enter to win a variety of prizes! Pick up make and take crafts at our patio pick up window, and watch our event calendar and social media for more information on great virtual programs and participation opportunities.


This year’s Teen Summer Reading is going virtual! Log minutes read and complete activities to earn badges and entry into our Grand Prize drawing. Registration begins June 13th. Visit here to sign up. Weekly Take & Create Kits will be available at our patio pick up window all summer long. Watch our event calendar and social media for more details!


Make summer fun with the Newburyport Public Library Adult Summer Reading Program! It’s simple and easy to enter. Read or listen to a book, record a few quick details for each book you read, and your entry will count toward weekly and end of summer Grand Prize drawings. Log your books here!