Summer Reading

All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and remain closed on Thursday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Summer Reading

Join us from June 1st through August 2nd for the 2014 Summer Reading Program.

Fizz Boom Read for Kids

  • Sign up for the Summer Reading Program at any Kansas City Public Library location to receive a Reading Activity log.
  • Use your log to track your summer reading activities.
  • Return to the Library to get a reward for every 5 activities you complete.
  • Complete all 20 activities and become a library superstar!

Attend exciting Library events featuring Paul Mesner Puppets, Mad Science, Dino O’Dell, and others! Check out the full list of Summer Reading events!

Download Summer Reading Forms


Spark a Reaction for Teens

Read any book and share a review in order to win Library coupons and be entered into a drawing for a tablet computer. Library coupons can be redeemed for a paperback book of your choice, earbuds, one free DVD checkout, $1 printing credit, or a $1 reduction in fines.

To share your book review: