Summer Reading Program 2021

Welcome to our 2021 Summer Reading Program! We are excited to be welcoming you back to the library with super fun and educational outdoor programs for you and your family to enjoy! 

Summer Reading Programs begin Monday, June 14th and run through Saturday, July 31st.

Summer Programs

  • Curbside: Preschool Father’s Day Craft
  • Curbside: Create a Father’s Day Card
  • Summer Stories: Outside Preschool Story Time
  • Virtual Animal Trivia
  • RAP (Read and Play)
  • Paint & Picnic
  • Back Lawn: Animal Trivia

Reading Program

Create an account at READsquared to track you and your family’s reading hours for a chance to win fun and fabulous prizes for the individual’s age range. The more everyone reads, the better their chances of winning.

Earn More Virtual Credits with Book Bingo!

Book Bingo

Visit The Ulster County Library Association website to download a Book Bingo card. If you complete every square on the Bingo, you can earn up to 20 points extra towards winning a cool prize! You can drop off your Bingo card at the library in person or email it to to receive credit!

Great Prizes

Tiny Tales, Little Tales & Children's Tales

Tiny Tales Basket 1

  • Peter the Cat Groovy Buttons Game
  • Pete the Cat Book
  • Pete the Cat Backpack Clip

Tiny Tales Basket 2

  • Baby Animals Matching Game
  • National Geographic Kids: Farm Animals
  • National Geographic Kids: Baby Animals

Little Tales Basket 1

  • Lego Creator: 3 in 1 Mighty Dinosaurs
  • Weird But True Dinosaurs Book
  • Dinosaur Paint by Numbers Kit

Little Tales Basket 2

  • Animals Origami Kit
  • National Geographic Cool Animals Sticker Activity Book
  • National Geographic Baby Animals Sticky Activity Book


Children’s Tails Basket 1

  • Let’s Play Ball Puzzle
  • Amazing Animal Friendships Book
  • Dog Paint by Numbers Kit

Children’s Tails Basket 2

  • Cats vs. Dogs Monopoly
  • Melissa & Doug Spectrum Diamond Kite
  • Cat & Butterfly Paint by Numbers

Tween, Teen & Adult Tales

Tween Tales Basket 1

  • Ultimate Slime Science Kit
  • 2 Water Guns
  • Hammock

Tween Tales Basket 2

  • Donkey Pinata
  • Karaoke Microphone
  • Build a Bee Hotel Kit
  • Haribo Gummy Bears
  • Water Balloons and Pump

Teen Tales Basket 1

  • Gaming Headphones
  • Bluetooth Speaker
  • Cell Phone Power Bank
  • Sour Patch Kids
  • Playing Cards

Teen Tales Basket 2

  • Rainbow Pinata
  • Bluetooth Speaker
  • Airheads Candy
  • Rainbow Slip and Slide
  • Tumbling Towers Jenga Game

Adult’s Tails Basket 1

  • Biscotti Tower donated by Bella’s Home-Baked Goods

Adult’s Tails Basket 2

  • Everything You Need S’mores Basket donated by Infini*B Designs