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Charleston County Public Library's summer reading program is for children ages 11 and younger. Enjoy this FREE program at any of our locations from June through August. Upon registration, children receive a summer reading log to keep track of time read, or time read to. When each level is completed, turn in for fantastic prizes!

Click here to find Summer Reading Events near you!

Not sure what to read? Check out these recommendations!

Click here to download the reading log   Click here to download the reading log in Spanish



5 hours ~ certificate, RiverDogs game pass and South Carolina Reading Medal

15 hours ~ choose a Children's Museum of the Lowcountry ticket or a Carolina Ice Palace pass AND a Charleston Battery Soccer ticket or Karate lessons from Masters Studios or Carolina Karate.

30 hours ~
T-shirt, entry in the Dream Big - Read! Grand Prize Drawing and entry in the Community of Readers Home Library Prize Drawing

One award per child, per category, while supplies last.





Dream Big - Read! Grand Prize Drawing:
Sixteen lucky winners, one from each branch, will receive an amazing package that includes prizes from all our generous sponsors.

Home Library Prize Drawing: Charleston County: A Community of Readers will provide sixteen children, one from each branch, with a basket of popular books and a bookstore gift certificate to start their very own home library. "Every one a reader every day!"






New This Year!
Summer Reading for Babies

Sweet Dreams, a free program designed especially for pre-readers, helps build early literacy skills with simple, fun activities for parents and children to do together. Pick up a Sweet Dreams form, complete the tasks and turn it in for a prize. Choose from bags, books and bibs. Click here to download more information!



Thanks to our sponsors!