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Hamden Public Library Summer Reading 2020

June 5th – August 14th

This program is designed for pre-readers and students in kindergarten through 6th grade.

Hamden Reads! Let us know you are reading by placing a paper cut out dragon in your window every time you read! We will be on the look out!

Click here to download the summer reading game sheet or sign up at READsquared to record your reading online. Return your game card in the bookdrop of any of our three locations by August 14th. We will use the returned game cards as your raffle ticket. The library will call you if you win a prize! Online participants will also be entered into the raffle. Click here to see the full summer reading brochure.

All reading counts!

Visit our online calendar for a listing of upcoming children’s activities.

Click here for information about the Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge and for some great suggested summer reading lists provided by the Connecticut State Library.

To support summer reading, the CT State Library is offering students and families access to RBDigital, a vast collection of free audiobooks and eBooks. For more information, visit the RBDigital Web site at

Check back for more information and remember to relax, enjoy the day and just read for the fun of it!