The Library's Summer Reading Program is free and open to every child Birth to 5th grade.

Participating is easy:

Just pick up a Summer Reading form at any library location (or download it here), read 10 books between June 1 and August 9, return the completed form to any public library location by August 9 and receive these great prizes*:



Family Shopping Spree to buy books

Every 10-book-reader will be entered to win one of these Grand Prizes:

  • A $500 Family Shopping Spree to Barnes & Noble Book Store

  • A backpack of school supplies courtesy of Wendy's

  • Tickets to the Louisville Youth Orchestra

  • Pass for 4 to the Louisville Zoo

  • One month Family Pass to the YMCA

  • Tickets to Dinosaur World in Cave City, KY

  • A personalized Louisville Slugger bat

Louisville Bats

Plus, enter to win this Super Grand Prize:

Tickets to a Louisville Bats game for you and your friends in the Mayor's Suite - the best seats in the house - plus concessions!


The Library's Summer Reading Program is presented by the Library Foundation and is free and open to every child up to 5th grade.

Children may participate in the Library's Summer Reading Program one time during the summer. Children must be present to receive prizes - we just love to congratulate them! And children cannot collect prizes on the same day they pick-up their entry form.

For more information, call (502) 574-1620.



Last Updated: 6/3/14