Children's Summer Reading Program

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READING by DESIGN - May 20 - July 29

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Pick up your reading log at any Glendale library.
Read or listen to 8 books.
Bring your completed log back to a Glendale library to claim a prize book.
This program is made possible through a generous grant from the Friends of the Library.

┬⌐Girouard_Polkabot color 72LUNCH is on US - Monday - Friday, June 5 - August 4
Thanks to a partnership with Glendale Unified School District a free lunch for toddlers to teens will be served at the Glendale libraries below, please note that days and times vary. Join us eight times during the summer to earn another free summer reading program book.


Families can enjoy these special Summer Reading Program events sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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July 10, 6:00 p.m., Library Connection @ Adams Square
David Skale Magic Show
A treat for the entire family.

July 10, 6:00 p.m., Montrose Library
S.T.E.A.M Works the Puppet Musical, Noteworthy Puppets
Two bright young minds embark on a fun and charming S.T.E.A.M. adventure as they strive to take the top prize in the “Build a Better World Science Fair.” S.T.E.A.M. works! The Puppet Musical marks the world’s first 3D printed character in a live puppet show. Ages 4+

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July 25, 5:00 p.m., Montrose Library
Think It, Ink It - Comic Books with Carlos Nieto III
Learn to make your own comic book. Ages 4+.

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July 19, 7:00 p.m., Pacific Park Library
David Skale Magic Show
A treat for the entire family.

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Thursday, July 13, 1:00 p.m., Downtown Central Library
David Cousin, Juggler
Family oriented comedy and juggling. Ages 4+.

July 27, 1:00 p.m., Downtown Central Library
The Wacko Show
A delightfully fun magic act! Ages. 4+.

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All Library, Arts & Culture locations have a variety of fun activities for all ages as part of our Summer Reading Program. Download our Family Events for details.

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The Summer Fun for Families activities have, along with the Summer Reading Program Book Logs and prizes, been made possible from a very generous grant from the Friends of the Glendale Public Library. None of this would have been possible without their financial support. Please consider joining this organization and become a supporter of the Library, Arts & Culture department.