Summer Reading

The Summer Reading Program for 2016 has ended.

See you next year!

Readers of all ages are invited to join. Register for the summer reading program starting the second week of June and complete your reading record by the last week in August.

Youth Summer Reading Program. Children 15 and under, may set their own reading goals (suggested goal: ten books or ten hours). The Summer Reading Program allows children to earn a small prize and a free pass to the Madison Mallards, Eugster’s Farm Market, Dane County Fair, Schuster’s Farm and a personal pan pizza from Pizza Hut.

Adult Summer Reading Program. Adults, you can be champion readers, too! Complete a slip for each book you read- novel, cookbook, poetry, magazine, travel- they all count! Each slip enters you in our WEEKLY drawing for a Barnes & Noble gift card. All participants will be entered in the grand prize drawing for a Kindle Fire.  June 13-July 30th.

ZooZort - Special Events

Noelle Tarrant of ZOOZORT brings live animals from different parts of the world for a hands-on interactive program. Children will learn about natural animal behavior emphasizing habitat, nutrition, conservation and appreciation, sparking an interest that will last a lifetime.

Picture of Noelle Tarrant with animal

June 30th, Thursday, at 6:30pm, at the gazebo

July 11th, Monday, at 6:30pm, at the Village Center

Cottage Grove
July 20th, Wednesday, at 2:30pm
At the Northlawn Park shelter, 900 N. Parkview St.

Special Thanks to Our Summer Reading Sponsors!

Herb Kohl Foundation
Sub-Zero Foundation
Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream Foundation
Pizza Hut, The Madison Mallards
Eugster’s Farm Market, Dane County Fair, Schuster's Farm


Picture of Bookmobile
Bookmobile Schedule



Click the image below to see 439 participant Stars!

Questions? Please call (608) 266-9297 weekdays, 8:00am - 4:00pm or email