Summer Reading for Everyone

Summer Reading for Everyone

Participate June 1 through August 26, 2016

This summer, children, teens and adults are encouraged to discover great books, enjoy fun events and go for the gold just like hometown Olympian Stephen Strasburg. Sign up below and get started today.

Everyone who participates can win prizes from the Washington Nationals, Chipotle, and much more.


Already signed up? Log-in here.


DC Public Library is excited to host three special story times on Saturday, July 23 with the Washington Nationals.

Pitcher Shawn Kelley
11:30 a.m.
Chevy Chase Library
5625 Connecticut Ave. NW

Pitcher Tanner Roark
11:30 a.m.
Northeast Library
330 7th St. NE

Bob Carpenter, MASN TV play-by-play broadcaster
11:30 a.m.
Anacostia Library
1800 Good Hope Road SE


Read With Me

Help your young child go for the gold this summer.

Children are encouraged to log 8 hours of reading to earn prizes.

Use the power of social media to earn your gold and win prizes.

Compete with friends and family. See who can read the most.
Science in the Summer

Dive into the study of the ocean and all of its mysteries.
Maker Month

Crafting, hacking and learning workshops for kids and teens.
Free Meals for Kids

Find times and dates for the Free Meals locations near you.

Find more fun events to attend at your local library this summer.
Strong Summer DC

Find out about all of the fun summer events in the city by visiting
Teen Summer Book Review

Read your favorite book or find a new one and tell us about it.

If you or your child require special accommodations, please call 202-727-2142 or email


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