Summer Reading. June 1st - July 31st.

Summer Reading starts June 1st!



Everyone is invited to read 9 books or for 9 hours over 9 weeks to win prizes. Visit any SCPL location to pick up a Summer Reading card or get started here:



Once you’ve completed your first Summer Reading card, bring it to the library and exchange it for a prize.* This year, all cards will also be added to weekly drawings for bigger prizes, so keep reading and completing cards for more chances to win!

Summer Reading Prizes


Children (0-12)

Children Summer Reading 2021 Prize. Frisbee with Summer Reading Logo.

Frisbee

Teens (12-18)

Teens Summer Reading 2021 Prize. Sling Bag with Library Logos and Commemorative Sticker.

Sling Bag & Sticker

Adults (18+)

Adults Summer Reading 2021 Prize. Cutting Board with Library Logo.

Cutting Board

*Available while supplies last




Children's Weekly Drawing Prizes



Learn more about special events & giveaways for all!

Children Summer Reading is HERE! Squeeze every last drop out of the fun and join us for some great events, sweet prizes and lots of fun reading.

To join in, pick up a Summer Reading for All card at your local branch, request one or print one out, then read nine books or for nine hours. Complete your card, bring it back, and you’ll receive an awesome frisbee (while supplies last).

If you want, grab another card and complete that one too—every time you complete a card you’re entered into the drawing for one of our weekly prize bundles, which includes a toy kit, board games, movie night supplies, board books and baking basket... just to name a few!

If you’re looking for some fun activities to do at home throughout the summer, check out our weekly pick me up kits at your local library:


Summer reading is here! Time to relax, read what you want, and enjoy fun virtual teen programming and Pick Me Ups. Read 9 books or for 9 hours to complete a Summer Reading card and receive an awesome sling bag and the official, teen-designed, commemorative sticker of Summer Reading 2021. Keep reading and completing cards for more entries in teen weekly drawings for $75 gift cards to Barnes & Noble and Amazon!

Teen Weekly Prizes, $75 gift cards to Barnes & Noble and Amazon

$75 Barnes & Noble and Amazon Gift Cards

Be sure and check out our virtual teen events for your chance to make bubble tea, create a terrarium, show off your talents in Teen Hub Idol, chat with authors Sandhya Menon and Jeff Zentner, and SO MUCH MORE.

Follow @scplteens on Instagram all summer for the latest.

Adult Summer Reading is HERE! Squeeze every last drop out of the fun and join us for some great events, sweet prizes and lots of fun reading.

To join in, pick up a Summer Reading for All card at your local branch, request one or print one out, then read nine books or for nine hours. Complete your card, bring it back, and you’ll receive an awesome cutting board (while supplies last).

If you want, grab another card and complete that one too—every time you complete a card you’re entered into the drawing for one of our weekly prize bundles, which includes an excellent crossback apron, a solid wooden spatula (no more scratching your teflon!) and a $50 Visa gift card.

If you’re looking for some good titles to read, check out our highlighted virtual author events this summer: we’re speaking with Bryan Washington, author of Memorial, on June 3rd, and Carter Sickels, who wrote The Prettiest Star, will be with us on July 1st. We’re also holding virtual history events all summer, including the ever-popular Chautauqua, so check out our event calendar to register for a spot.





Follow @spartanburglibraries on social media for library service updates, collection and program highlights, and more chances to win!



Join us at virtual events for all ages!