Children’s Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2024 runs from July 1 to August 30.

This summer read, renew, and repeat. Track your reading, complete activities, and visit the library to earn badges and rewards.

Children's Summer Programs & Events

Teacher Takeover

Four dates in July & August. Click for details.

Collage Workshop

Thursday, July 18, 3:30-4:30

Minecraft Madness

Wednesday, July 24, 3:30-4:15

Animal World

Thursday, August 1, 10:30-12:30

Stickerpalooza 2024

Wednesday, August 7, 4:00-5:00

Stickerpalooza Jr.

Thursday, August 8, 3:00-4:00

Junk Art

Wednesday, August 14, 4:00-5:00

Grumpytime Concert

Thursday, August 22, 4:30-5:30

Events Open to Tweens

Tween Gaming

Wednesday, July 17 at 3:30pm

D&D Club

August 7 at 3:30

Cards Against Humanity

August 20 at 3:30

Also Open to Children


For ages 8 and up.

Nature Journals

All Ages. Under 14 bring an adult.

Grain Bag Totes

For ages 8 and up.

Jewelry Making

For ages 8 and up.

Cosplay Characters

For ages 10 and up.

© 2024 The Massachusetts Statewide Summer Library Program is funded by the Friends of the Athol Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.