Summer Reading Programs at SRL

Summer Reading for Kids will begin

Wednesday, June 1st!


Kids aged 2 up to 6th grade will keep a reading log and win prizes from local businesses! All reading logs are due on Friday, July 29.

The Salida Circus will present a kick-off to summer reading mini-theater piece entitled The Fisherman and the Turtle and everyone is invited! Meet us out in front of the library at the corner of 4th and E Streets (across from Alpine Park) and enjoy this special performance on Wednesday, June 1st at 10 a.m.

There will be an end of summer reading Sea of Foam party and balloon twisting on Wednesday, August 3rd at 10 a.m. out in front of the library.

Teen Summer Reading Bingo will begin
Saturday, May 28th!


All teens entering 7th grade up to 12th grade may participate. Register before June 10th to win prizes for reading!

Teen Summer Reading Bingo starts May 28 and ends July 28. Teens may read books, ebooks, or eaudiobooks. Once you’ve read a book, get your Bingo card space signed by a library staff member, then get a ticket. Place that ticket in the prize drawing bin. There will be 2 prize winners. Prizes are gift cards to local establishments and a book of choice.

Winners will be notified by phone or email on August 2nd. Prizes not picked up within 2 weeks will be forfeited.

Adult Summer Reading for 18+ will begin
Saturday, May 28th!


Pick up a reading log and keep track of all the books you read.

Grand prize drawings will be gift cards to local establishments. Three prizes total will be awarded at different monetary increments.