Summer Reading Program 

 About the Summer Reading Program:

Anyone can participate in the Summer Reading Program. All ages are welcome to participate. From May 20 through August 15, 2015, readers of all ages can set a goal, keep track of their reading activities, and collect great prizes. Once you set and finish your goal, bring the reading record into any branch. Kids will receive a Certificate of Recognition, coupons from local sponsors, a free book and a chance to win super awesome stuff! Plus, throughout the summer there will be drawings for a chance at additional prizes!  SRP sign up for kids


Ready, Set, Read

For readers across Georgia, April 15 marks the first day of summer. Beginning today, you can read anywhere, anytime, and virtually anything.

Georgia Readers can access tons of books because Get Georgia Reading partnership with myON.

You can search from more than 50 different categories and genres, fiction and nonfiction, picture books, graphic novels, chapter books, titles for struggling and reluctant readers, and Spanish and bilingual titles. It’s like having your own personal library right at your fingertips.

Here is how you can get reading right now. 

To login, go to and click the red Log in now button

School Name: Get Georgia Reading, Georgia Campaign for Grade-level reading

Username: read

Password: read

Click the Sign-in button, select a book, and start reading

Upcoming Kids Events

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:30am
Event Location : Collins Hill Branch
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Event Location : Mountain Park Branch
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location : Collins Hill Branch
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:30am
Event Location : Duluth Branch
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:30am
Event Location : Dacula Branch

Reading & Early Literacy: Ways to Learn and Grow

 TumbleBooks Online reading for little ones! Language Learning,Story Books Chapter Books and More!
Storytime A-GO-GO kit -These kits are designed to promote early literacy. The kits contain books and a variety of themed activities.  Information Child Care Centers, Camps, and other Large Groups.
Kid's Catalog - places, people, science, machines and more! Find great resources for kids.
Great Websites for Kids - A compilation of exemplary websites geared to children from birth to age 14!
Book Selection Ideas - Parent resources for readers of all ages.
Storytime at GCPL -  what to expect when you bring children to the library for Storytime.
Reading at Home - five of the best ways to prepare children for reading before they go to school.
Early Literacy Activities - check out monthly calendars of activities designed to develop early literacy skills! A great way to learn and prepare kids for reading.
1000 Books B4 Kindergarten - Keep track of all the books your child reads or that someone reads to your child. Research shows that reading books and sharing stories with your child is one of the best ways to help them enter school with the language skills they need to be ready to learn & grow. Click here to create an online reading log, to print a paper reading log, or for more information.
Early Literacy Devices & Apps -  Learn about Early Literacy iPads loaded with apps that enhance the learning experience.