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2013 Rhode Island Summer Reading Program

We love reading! And thanks to RI Office of Library and Information Services, libraries all across Rhode Island kids of all ages can join the summer reading fun! The Rhode Island Summer Reading Program encourages children to keep reading all summer long by sharing age-appropriate book recommendations and hosting events and programs at libraries across the state. Visit your local public library this summer and dig into reading with presentations by summer reading program educators and artists.

We love reading! And thanks to RI Office of Library and Information Services, libraries all across Rhode Island, kids of all ages can join the summer reading fun! The Rhode Island Summer Reading Program encourages children to keep reading all summer long by sharing age-appropriate book recommendations and hosting events and programs at libraries across the state. Visit your local public library this summer and dig into reading with presentations by summer reading program educators and artists.

Summer Reader Explorer and Teen Reader Wallet Cards
Summer readers, children and teens, may earn wallet cards for free admission to the selected Rhode Island attractions by participating in the summer reading program at their local public library. Requirements for earning the card may vary. Inquire in the children’s or teen services departments for details.

Children’s Summer Reading Program: Dig Into Reading!

Kids… You can get your summer reading done while having lots of fun! SEE magicians, storytellers, puppeteers, artists, dancers, musicians, and poets; WIN prizes, including free admission to exciting places; TALK about your favorite books; and, MEET other kids.

Summer Reading Program Performers

  • Animal World Experience
  • Bwana Iguana Reptile Adventures
  • Deenie Pacik Giuliano
  • Dinoman Dinosaurs!
  • Eric Fulford
  • Sarah Gardner
  • The Great Baldini
  • Malik Haddadi
  • Mad Science
  • Carolyn Martino
  • Rick Morin
Teen Summer Reading Program: Beneath the Surface

beneathTeens … Discover great books for your summer nights (and days). Check in at your local library to find out about great workshops … watercolor painting, cartooning, improv, crafting, animation, poetry, and magic.

Summer Reading Program Performers

  • Animal World Experience
  • Eric Fulford
  • Deenie Pacik Giuliano
  • Christopher Johnson
  • Rick Morin
  • Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art
  • Pam Santos
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Written by Anisa Raoof