Welcome to 2020 Summer Reading at
New York Libraries!
Summertime is fun time for readers of all ages and libraries offer a wide variety of exciting programs and events all summer long ! Browse through our site for summer reading-related materials and resources. Public libraries across the state have wrapped up their 2019 Summer Reading programs. The slogan for Summer Reading in 2020 will be “Imagine Your Story” and the theme is fairy tales and mythology, and libraries are already busy planning many interesting activities and programs for next year! To find out what your local library has planned for next year’s Summer Reading and Summer Learning, just find your local library website. And keep coming back to this Summer Reading page for updated resources and information on “Imagine Your Story!” and Summer Reading 2020.
Read the March newsletter here.
Read the Spring YSS newsletter here.
Summer Reading and the Summer Slide
“Summer Slide is the loss of skills during the time students are not in school.” Reading during the summer helps prevent the summer slide. Learn more in the Scholastic Kids and Family Reading Report.