Join us for the 2019 New York State


universe of stories

 Summer Reading Program

starting Monday, June 24th 


Recommended for ages 0 to 16 years.

Read at least one book each week for a chance to win exciting prizes!!

How it works:

Read at least one book a week.  

Starting with Week One circle a fuel can, to fill up your rocket, for each book you read.

If you read more than twenty just add a slash mark.


Each week bring in  your slip to get a stamp on the Out of This World Sundae Ticket,

get your prize and enter the weekly and Grand prize drawings.


Collect at least 5 stamps on the ticket for admittance to the Out of This World Ice Cream Social.

Monday, August 5th from 2:00 to 3:00pm or 6:00 to 7:00pm.



Be sure to check out our calendar of events for all our fun programs!

You can also stop by the Children's Room to pick up a monthly paper copy.

Sometimes we ask to please register for a program as we have limited supplies and space. You can register online using our calendar or by calling us at (315) 735-2279 ext 4.

We have wonderful special guests visiting, so don't miss out!



Some benefits of attending summer programs at the library include:

  • Advance literacy and academic performance by engaging children and teens in reading and reading-related activities during the summer months.
  • Foster a love of reading through public library programs and services.
  • Increase successful reading experiences through librarian-supported, self-selected, voluntary reading.
  • Involve parents and all family members in the library summer reading experience.
  • Improve children’s access to library materials and activities, which will encourage them to become lifelong library users.
  • Increase the number of children and teens participating in public library summer reading programs.
  • Prevent Summer Reading Loss.

The Children's Room would also like to thank the following sponsor:

The M&T Bank/Partners Trust Bank Charitable Fund
of the Community Foundation of Herkimer
and Oneida Counties, Inc.