Summer Reading

The Summer Reading Program at the Lancaster Public Library begins June 4th and ends August 13th.

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):  Expand your mind this summer and help us meet our reading goal of 5,000 books! Share your book totals with us. Also, submit a book review to earn one free ticket to the PA Renaissance Faire (valid Aug. 20-21 only) and one entry in our fun prize raffle. Visit or call (394-2651 x128) the Reference Desk for details.

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

Lancaster City Summer Programs for Adults

Leola Summer Programs

Mountville Summer Programs

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