Adult Summer Reading 2017

June 21 - August 5
For adults of all ages


Share favorite books. Whether you prefer traditional print material, downloadable eBooks or audiobooks in any of several formats, they all count!

Read to win one of our weekly prize baskets. Some people say adults don't need incentives to read, but these beautiful creations doanted by the friends of the Library would entice anyone!

Attend one of our many programs for adults. Offerings range from museum field trips to 3D printing design, plus lots of author talsk and book discussions.

Make Summer Reading a family affair! Our new reading log software has an option to manage your whole family's recordkeeping through one convenient portal, so make sure all the children, teens and adults in your family are signed up.


Use our convenient online registration and reading log system:

Just read a book or listen to an audiobook and record the title online or on paper. For each entry submitted, you will be entered to win one of our weekly raffle prizes.

It's now easier than ever! Use our online Summer Reading program or submit a paper entry as in the past. Starting June 21st you can log into the program from anywhere you have the Internet - at home, at the Library, on vacation, even from a Smartphone. It's fast - it's easy - it's green! Library staff will be happy to help you register or log your reading. Printed forms will also be available at the Library or may be downloaded here.

Stop by the Adult Services area to take a look at the beautiful gift baskets created by the Friends of the Library and be sure to join in this year's weekly drawings!

Questions? We're here to help: 203-438-2282 x12004.

Summer Reading Programs and Events

Build a better world with field trips, workshops, classes, talks, and book discussions:

Adult Summer Reading Programs


Summer Reading Sponsors

Friends logo

Books on the Common
Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe
The Toy Chest

Preschool Summer Reading Page

Children's Summer Reading Page

Teen Summer Reading Page


Reading Recommendations:
For Children
For Teens
For Adults

School Lists
4th and 5th

The Governor’s Challenge