East Baton Rouge Parish Library

Summer Reading 2018 Summertime fun-time! Your East Baton Rouge Parish Library has planned a Summer Reading Program for every age group, so the whole family can participate. This summer is sure to be packed with great books, exciting programs and fabulous prizes for adults, teens and children! Libraries ROCK! is this year’s theme for the children, teen and adult categories.

Check below for start dates!



Poster for Kids Summer Reading

Libraries Rock! is this year’s theme for the Children’s Summer Reading Program. Parents / guardians can pick up registration materials for kids ages 0-11 in the Children’s Room at any Library location starting Tuesday, May 29, through Tuesday, July 31. Children who reach their reading goals by Wednesday, August 15 will receive a reading certificate, a FREE book and other cool prizes, plus have their name entered into a drawing for a $50 gift certificate. Each child must read a minimum of five books to complete the Summer Reading Program. For more information, call (225) 231-3760.

Kids' Summer Reading Rules

Summer Reading Calendars

Poster for Teens Summer Reading


Teens going into grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Summer Reading Program by signing up in the Teen Section at any Library location and picking up their reading log starting Tuesday, May 22. Teens can submit their reading logs though Wednesday, August 15. To complete the program, read any six regular books, or 18 graphic novels, and you’ll receive six Library Bucks, a drawstring backpack and a pair of earbuds! Plus, if you keep reading, you’ll be entered into the weekly prize drawing. Every three regular books or nine graphic novels you read gets you an entry into the drawing for cool prizes like autographed books, virtual reality headsets and more! Read as much as you can because the top reader across East Baton Rouge Parish will receive a Kindle Fire Tablet bundle! For more information, call (225) 231-3770.


Adult Summer Reading Poster

Why should kids and teens have all the fun this summer? We’ve got a Summer Reading Program designed just for adults ages 18 and older that will get your pages turning! You’ll enjoy programming on a variety of topics that will enrich your Library experience. Adults are asked to read three books to receive a summer prize pack. For more information about the 2018 Summer Reading Program for all ages, contact your Library location directly, or call (225) 231-3740. Summer reading starts June 1st!