Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2022

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Kids (3 years old and up)

June 27 – August 20

Join us for a summer of fun!  Check out our summer programs for kids and register through our online calendar of events.

There are two ways to participate this year! Register and report on your books in person or use the ReadSquared app to easily log your activity.The app is free for both Android and iOS mobile devices and can be found in the App store for iPhone/iPad or Google Play.  Earn a Brag Tag for each week that you report!

In-Person Reporting Hours

Monday-Friday:  10-6

Saturday: 10-4

We hope you’ll be reading all summer long! If you have any further questions, please contact our Children’s Department at [email protected]org or (845) 634-4997 x121.

CCSD Summer Reading Lists:

Kindergarten-5th Grade

6th Grade

Recommendations from Local Librarians:

Pre-K and Kindergarten

Grades 1-2

Grades 3-4

Grade 5-6

Teens (7th grade and up)

June 27 – August 24

This year you can read and you can earn volunteer hours through the library! To enter to win prizes, fill out this reporting form every time you read this summer. The first book you report will earn you a movie ticket for our Teen Movie Night on August 23!

Looking for volunteer hours? You can earn them by collecting cans and bottles, then taking them to be redeemed. For every dollar earned through recycling, you will get a volunteer hour. Keep your receipts and upload them using this form to get your hours.

You can also earn volunteer hours by helping out with summer programs for kids! Fill out this form to apply.


CCSD Summer Reading Lists:

Felix Festa Middle School

North High School

South High School

Recommendation from Local Librarians: 

For Teens

Adults (18 years old and up)

June 27-August 24

We read for pleasure, to learn and this summer, for prizes! Come to our Express location and get your frequent reader card.  Record the titles you devour this summer, bring the card back in and get it punched at the reference desk. Prizes will be given out for every 5 titles read. For every 10 books, you get a raffle ticket to win a Kindle Fire! 

We know you love to read, so do what you love and win big!