Summer Reading Celebration
June  & July 2019

FINALE! Saturday, July 27

Ben May Main Library

@ 10 a.m. - 12 noon

Join us at the Ben May Main Library for the Finale Celebration of the 2019 Summer Reading Celebration. Come by to enjoy games, crafts and so much more!

Special Guest: Come meet Mr. Gary Willis as he talks about the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo mission and discusses the future of NASA.

West Regional Library

@ 10 a.m. - 12 noon

Join us at the West Regional Library for the Finale Celebration of the 2019 Summer Reading Celebration. Come by to enjoy games, crafts and so much more!

Special Guests: The Alabama Garrison of the 501st Legion - Vader's Fist will be joining us!

Register at Your Favorite Location!

Kids: Get a Universe of Stories backpack for the first 5 books you read this summer and choose a toy from the treasure box for each additional 5 books you read. For every 20 books you read this summer you will get an entry to win an iPad! Print a reading log here.

Teens: Get a smartphone ring stand or earbuds for the first 250 pages you read. Each additional 250 pages is good for an entry to win an iPad! Print a reading log here.

Adults: Register at your favorite library and get entered to win a gift bag.
Adult website users can register online for a chance to win an iPad.
Are you up for a challenge? Grab your reading challenge bookmark when you register at the library and read books from the eight genres in eight weeks! Report your progress to staff to get extra entries for the iPad and the gift bag.

Special Summer Performers  & Events

Each week during the Summer Reading Celebration we have a different special performer or event. Click on a star to see what special event is planned that week and its times and locations.


Summer Events By Location

Select a location below to download their summer schedule!



2019 Summer Reading Celebration sponsors: