Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading for Kids and Teens

Summer Reading for Adults

Summer Reading Program Guide


SummerFest Celebration

Summer Reading for Kids & Teens
June 28 to Aug. 23

Summer Reading Program Guide

Check out the summer reading program guide with all of our special summer activities and events for kids and teens.

SRP Guide 2013


Children's (grades 1-6) BINGO card for week 5 (July 26-Aug. 1)

Teen (grades 7-12) BINGO card for week 5 (July 26-Aug. 1)


Summer Reading for Adults

Adults can participate in summer reading too—using Facebook, Twitter and Goodreads! Here’s how you can read along with us this summer.


Join our group at and share reviews and recommendations with other Albany readers. You may even win prizes for participating in themed reading discussions, games, and trivia for the duration of the summer reading program.

To join:


On Twitter, we’ll be hosting a poetry competition. Follow our Twitter feed @APLMReadersServ to find out when and show us your talent!

To follow:


Check in at our Facebook page for other great activities throughout the summer, including Garage Bands concerts, book discussions, meet-ups, and much more!

To find:

Adult Summer Readers Meet-Up

Aug. 22 (Thurs) at 5:30-7:00 pm
Iron Gate Café (across the street from Main Library)
Celebrate the season with trivia, prizes, live music, and light refreshments. We’ll put more information on Facebook, Twitter, and Goodreads, so be sure to sign up for accounts to stay posted on this event.



Last updated: July 26, 2013
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