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Children's Summer Reading Program

Our 2019 Summer Reading Program is wrapped up -- watch for the Winter Reading Program in January 2020!

Our 2019 Children's Summer Reading Program wrapped up on Saturday, August 31. Thanks to everyone who participated, and all our sponsors!

We had 1,448 kids participating, and 647 reached the 5th and final reading goal (15% more than last year). You can see the names of all the finishers displayed in the Franklin Street window of the library.

Check out the photos below from all the fun events for kids at the library this summer!

Children's 2019 Summer Programs

Check out all the fun we've been having this summer at the library!


We love our sponsors! Their contributions encourage kids to have fun with reading and build a lifelong love of learning.

Thanks to these sponsors of our 2019 Children's Summer Reading Program:

  • Friends of the Decatur Public Library
  • Jimmy John's
  • McDonald’s of Decatur
  • Monical's Pizza
  • Papa Murphy’s Pizza
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Wendy’s Restaurants