“Summer Reading at New York Libraries” partnerships bring resources to all public libraries and families.

Explore NY – Museums, Parks, and other places to go around New York!

ARTHUR: All About Community | PBS LearningMedia
Use these ARTHUR activities to help children understand themselves and those around them. Topics include self-esteem, understanding others, and cultural diversity.

Summer Reading and Summer Eating — a great combination!

Easy Ways to Grow a Great Reader (early literacy tips for parents) (PDF); also available in multiple languages

Reading Tip Sheets for Parents (in multiple languages)

Summer Learning for Older Youth

10 Tips to Help You Plan for Summer Learning

Read Aloud 15 Minutes campaign (available in English and Spanish)

Learning Heroes: Summer Stride

Be A Learning Hero
You’ve got what it takes — you know your child best. But even superheroes need a team. We’re here to help you support learning at home — with simple actions to help your child reach their goals. bealearninghero.org

New York State Library

Summer Reading at New York Libraries is funded in part through the Federal Library Services and Technology Act, with funds awarded to the New York State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services. The New York State Library is a program of the Office of Cultural Education in the New York State Education Department.