Summer Reading

2021 Programs & Resources

Library Reading Programs:

Both the Grand Rapids Public Library and the Kent District Library offer fun reading programs for all ages during the summer. 

KDL: kdl.org/summer/

June 1 – August 7 

GRPL: grpl.org/summerreading/

May 31 – September 4

Bookstore Reading Programs:

Several bookstores offer summer reading programs for kids.  Some of the participating stores are:

Barnes & Noble: barnesandnoble.com/b/summer-reading/_/N-2m39

Schuler’s: schulerbooks.com/summer-reading-club

Baker Book House: bakerbookhouse.com

Pizza Hut BOOK IT Program:

bookitprogram.com

Check this out for a more complete list of libraries, bookstores and more:

grkids.com/summer-reading-programs-west-mi/

Online Fun:

readkiddoread.com

abookandahug.com

readingrockets.org. 

scholastic.com

Rockford Christian’s Reading Log (bring back in the fall for a treat!):

Summer reading incentive