Summer Reading

The Summer Reading Program at the Lancaster Public Library begins May 30th and ends August 15th.

Reading Levels

Read Aloud (0-4 years): Pick up a Read-Aloud Chart. Have 20 books read aloud to you and participate in 10 early literacy activities. Earn prizes!

Junior (5-9): Pick up a Junior Reader Log. Pick a combination of activities and reading. Earn prizes!

Tween (10-12): Pick up a Tween Reader Log. Read for time. Earn prizes!

Teen (13-19): Pick up a Teen Reader Log. Read for time. Earn prizes!

Adults (18 and up): Pick up or download a review form. Read or listen to a book (digital or print). Fill out a review form. Cross your fingers and hope to win a prize! (Prizes will be drawn bi-weekly.)


We also have a lot of fun and educational events over the summer. Click on the buttons below to see what’s happening at our three locations.

Lancaster City Summer Programs for Kids and Teens

Leola Summer Programs for Kids and Teens

Mountville Summer Programs for Kids and Teens

Summer Programs for Adults


For more information, visit or call your local Lancaster Public Library location.

Lancaster Public Library
125 North Duke St
Lancaster, PA 17602

Lancaster Public Library East-Leola Branch
46 Hillcrest Ave.
Leola, PA 17540

Lancaster Public Library West-Mountville Branch
120 College Ave.
Mountville, PA 17554


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