Children's Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories

Students grade k-6, select your library location below to register online. Receive a 4-color rocket pen at registration. Track your reading, earn prizes, and enjoy a summer of programs at the library.

Preschool children can visit their library to join the fun with the Read-To-Me program.

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Summer Reading Lists

GPS Grades K-1 Summer Reading

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Grades K-1 Digital Summer Reading

All of the 2019 summer reading titles are available 24/7 in eBook! You can enjoy the collection on your computer, tablet, smartphone or eReader

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GPS Grades 2-3 Summer Reading

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Digital Summer Reading

All of the 2019 summer reading titles are available 24/7 in eBook! You can browse the collection and enjoy on your computer, tablet, smartphone or eReader device.

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GPS Grades 4-5 Summer Reading

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Digital Summer Reading

All of the 2019 summer reading titles are available 24/7 in eBook! You can browse the collection and enjoy on your computer, tablet, smartphone or eReader device.

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GPS Grade 6 Summer Reading

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Digital Summer Reading

All of the 2019 summer reading titles are available 24/7 in eBook! You can browse the collection and enjoy on your computer, tablet, smartphone or eReader device.

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Access the full list of Greenwich public and independent schools reading lists. Full List Available Here…

Browse our collection of eBooks and downloadable audiobooks for kids and young readers. The comprehensive collection, which is constantly updated, offers picture books, fiction, and non-fiction titles. Search the Digital Collection here…

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Main Library Events

Kickoff: Aliens: Escape from Earth with Sciencetellers

On Saturday, June 15 at 11:00 am, join us for our kickoff to summer reading with Sciencetellers for Aliens: Escape from Earth. During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth-but it’s not a shooting star. Two kids venture out to investigate and soon find a family of visitors from another planet! Assist in science experiments and demos in this action-packed, educational adventure.

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I Want to be an Astronaut

On Tuesday, June 18 at 11:00 am, kids ages 4-6 will learn how astronauts live and work in space and how rockets launch astronauts and their cargo into space. Students will make a twirly spacecraft and launch a mini-rocket in class! Registration required.

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Byram Shubert Library Events

Kickoff: A Universe of Stories with Prismatic Laser Show

On Wednesday, June 12 at 3:15 pm, discover how lasers transform space exploration. Be amazed as laser scientists teach about the planets and the sun, and learn why today’s most advanced space probes carry laser-powered instruments. Presented by the Prismatic Magic Laser Programs.

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Cos Cob Library Events

Kickoff: Space! The Cosmos for Kids with Turtle Dance Music

On Saturday, June 22 at 2:00 pm, join us for a fun techno-space-dance-party for kids and families, which includes dancing, music technology, and information about our solar system. Meet aliens from outer space, travel through black holes, discover characteristics of planets, sing karaoke, and participate in a rap battle.

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A Universe of Stories Craft Day

On Thursday, June 20 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, help decorate the Cos Cob Library for our space-themed summer reading program. Make out-of-this-world art and take an astronaut photo!

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