Summer Reading

Summer Reading - Plano Public Library System


Summer Reading 2017 Video by Teen Street Team
 Teen Street Team 
Summer Reading Video Link


Summer Reading

 is for all ages! Are you ready to Build a Better World this summer? Build your knowledge, build your vocabulary, and build your imagination with reading, STEAM, performers and more! Checkout the fabulous summer programs in our brochure - Engage Link

Sign up from June 1 – August 31 

online or at the library and set your own reading goal. Sign up online or at the library and set your own reading goal. Your completion online (with your Plano Library card) automatically enters you into the drawing for a $50 gift card. Register or Login
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Kids and Teens

get a free book (while supplies last) when you reach your reading goal! (pick-up starting June 15)


Kick Off Summer Reading Parties June 3

Haggard — 10am-12pm


Build with lots o’ Legos to create a city, complete with roads, buildings, people and vehicles. Get a balloon from our balloon artist, check out our STEAM Kits and more!

Harrington  10am-12pm


Help build a group sculpture with balloons and take home something special that Bender the Balloon man creates just for you! Check out our STEAM kits, play with bubbles, or get your face painted

Davis  12-2pm


Meet outside by the pond to celebrate and kick-off the summer with face painting, balloon artists, crafts, games and more! Then stop by the parking lot to visit DART: The Adventure Starts Here!

Parr  2-4pm


Create mazes, paper cities, and sky-high buildings! Blow bubbles on the porch, and visit DART: The Adventure Starts Here

Schimelpfenig  2-4pm


Play games, add to our art mural, check out the fire truck and see the fire clowns! There will be face painting, henna, and lots of other fun activities!


 Friends logo 18pxX18px Summer Reading is sponsored by Friends of the Plano Public Library

Summer Reading

 is part of Explore Plano Link
Explore Plano is a program that encourages people of all ages to get to know Plano. Learn more at plano.gov/exploreplano and share your experience at #ExplorePlano
Visit the 18st AIRSpace – (Artist In Residence) at Harrington Library for an artist-led workshop. Share a photo of your artwork on social media using hashtags #ExplorePlano and #PlanoArt
Complete a certificate program – at any of the Plano libraries through Lynda.com. Plano Public Library offers free resources which allow you to learn about photography, design, web development, software development and business. Share what you learned on social media with hashtags #ExplorePlano and #MoreThanBooks
Download an eBook, digital magazine, or an eAudioBook. – Explore Plano Public Library while on the go with digital content! Share a photo of your favorite spot to read with hashtags #ExplorePlano and #PlanoReads


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