Summer Reading

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents' Day.

Summer Reading

Every Hero Has a Story

Kids (ages 12 & under)

  • Track the activities you complete on the Activity Cards.
  • Complete as many as 4 cards throughout the summer to earn rewards!

Download Summer Reading Forms:

Participation Card (all ages)


Attend exciting Library events featuring Superhero Training Camp, Paul Mesner Puppets, the Kansas City Zoo, Mad Science, Sugar Free Allstars, and MORE!

Check out the full list of Summer Reading events!


Teens (Ages 13-18)

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, $1 printing credit, or $1 reduction in fines.

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