Summer Reading

 

Our 2023 Summer Reading theme is “All Together Now” is now completed. We look forward to 2024!

This year our programs will mainly be held outside in Locust Street Park, with a few taking place off site. Please visit our calendar tab for more information. For outdoor programs, please bring a blanket or chair with you. 

Please email info@columbiapubliclibrary.org for more information or with any questions. We owe a huge debt of gratitude to D.H. Funk Excavating for paying for these summer programs through the EITC program.

Summer Reading Minutes can be recorded on Beanstack (our mobile app/website) or you can pickup paper logs at the library.

Reading Program Ages Levels:
Preschool – Ages 0-4
Junior – Ages 5-9
Tween – Ages 10-12
Teen – Ages 13-19

When you have completed your paper log or activities and reading through Beanstack, please come into the library to pick up your tickets. Paper logs must be submitted OR you will need to show us the email you received from Beanstack in order to receive your prizes. 

If you choose to record your reading and activities on our paper logs, we will submit your information into our Beanstack website.

Patrons have the option to decline having any information added online, however please be aware you will be ineligible for grand prize drawings. 

NOTE: You and your child may only participate ONE time in the Summer Reading Challenge (either paper or online challenge). All sponsor coupons, passes, vouchers, and tickets are non-transferable, not for sale and may not be photocopied.
DISCLAIMER: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the sponsor reading prizes may be subject to change. Click here for more details.

 

THANK YOU to the 2023 Summer Reading sponsors!

McDonalds LogoDutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park LogoBarnyard Kingdom LogoWater's Edge Mini Golf LogoCain's Lanes (Bowling) LogoLeisure Bowling & Golfing Center logo

Clearview Lanes (Bowling) LogoLaser Dome LogoIsaac's Restaurants logoThe Comic Store LogoComics and Paperback Plus Logo

Rita's Water Ice LogoLancaster Cupcake logoSugar Whipped logoRefreshing Ziplines LogoM & T Bank LogoMagic & Wonder logo

Bounce Kraze logosweet shennanigans logoStrasburg RailRoadPenn Cinema logoLancaster Music Fest Sequential Arts logo