On your mark, get set…read!

Our Summer Reading Program begins June 27th! Stop by your nearest NOPL location to receive a packet of goodies and sign up for exciting programs for kids and teens, or sign up online and pick up your packet the next time you’re at the library. Track the books you’ve read to earn prizes! 

View and print the 2016 Summer Reading Events Guide (PDF) that includes events at all NOPL locations! You can also view the events on our online events calendar and use filters to view programs for specific ages or interests.

Kids Summer Reading Program



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Family Literacy Calendar

Head on over to DayByDayNY.org for a new song, video and animated TumbleBook everyday! They also provide monthly activities and recommended websites for kids.

Go to DayByDayNY

Story Times

All of our NOPL locations host regular story times for different ages and groups, and there are even special story events.

View Upcoming Story Times on our Events Calendar

Lego Club

Let your child’s imagination and creativity run wild as they build their own creations from more than 70 pounds of Legos!

Learn more about Lego Club


For those times that you can’t make it to the library you can access our digital services for children 24/7 with your library card and PIN.

Explore our Online Resources for kids

Hoopla for Kids

With categories like “Disney”, “Just for Kids”, and “Family Flicks”, you’re sure to find something for the kids on Hoopla! Stream the movies or read eBooks and audiobooks on your computer, phone or tablet. NOPL card holders can borrow 8 items a month!

Go to Hoopla

Disney on Hoopla

Special Events