2018 Summer Reading Program

All Library Events are free.
(Scroll down for Teen and Adult)

Children's Summer Reading Program
June 12 - August 1

Children ages 0 -11 (reading to children counts!) are invited to participate in our Summer Reading Program! Our theme this year is Libraries Rock, so you'll enjoy great music performers and music-themed programs throughout the summer.

You can pick up your reading log at any of our three locations starting on June 12 and we encourage you to register here:

Click here to Register

Main Library in Frisco

Wednesdays
10:30 a.m.

August 1
10 Mile Bluegrass Band & Party!

Read to a Therapy Dog after the Program.

North Branch in Silverthorne

Tuesdays
10:30 a.m.

July 31
Come to a Hoedown

Wednesdays
10:30 a.m.

Book Babies:
Recommended for 0-18 months.

1:30 p.m.
Special Performers

August 1
10 Mile Bluegrass Band

South Branch in Breckenridge

Tuesdays
11:00 a.m.

Special Performers

July 31
10 Mile Bluegrass Band

Read to a Therapy Dog after the Program. Call 970-453-3544 to register.

Wednesdays
11:00 a.m.

Programs for toddlers through 5th grade.

August 1
Celebration
Party!

Read to a Therapy Dog after the Program.Call 970-453-3544 to register.

Teen Summer Reading Program
June 11 - July 30

Summit County teens and visitors in grades 6 -12 are invited to participate in our Summer Reading Program! You'll complete reading logs to earn free books and the chance to win a grand prize, and you'll have the opportunity to participate in awesome programs throughout the summer. You are invited to pick up your reading log at any of our three locations starting on June 11 and we encourage you to register here:

Click here to Register

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South Branch in Breckenridge

Wednesdays | 11:00 a.m.
Puzzler Room

Monday, July 30 | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Hopefull/Discovery Room

End of the Summer Party -
Thrift Store Prom

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Adult Summer Reading Challenge
June 11 - August 31

Why should kids have all the fun? Join the adult summer reading challenge! Instead of logging reading hours, you will complete different library-related challenges to earn book bucks to be used towards library book sales and the chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card. Come by the Main Library in Frisco or the South Branch in Breckenridge starting on June 11 to pick up your challenge form and don't forget to check out the line up of fun adult events we have going on this summer! Register for Summer Reading here:

Click here to Register

Submit your Book Review challenge to earn Book Buck #2 here or fill out a Guest Picks bookmark at any library location.

Access a brochure of the Historically Speaking: Local History at Your South Branch Library series with the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance here.

June Events:

Tuesday, June 12 | 4:30 p.m.
Summer Reading Program Kickoff
Music @ the Library with Randall McKinnon
South Branch Reading Deck, weather permitting

Monday, June 18 | 5:30 p.m.
Create Better Video (Registration Required)
Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Wednesday, June 20 | 6 p.m.
Community Yoga with Building Hope
Register @ buildinghopesummit.org
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Sunday, June 24 | 1 p.m.
Drop In with your Sewing Machine
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Tuesday, June 26 | 5:30 p.m.
Genealogy & Your Family Tree with Jen Baldwin & the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance
Hopefull Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

July Events:

Monday, June 9 | 5:30 p.m.
Planning to Grow with High Country Conservation
Buffalo Mt. Room, Main Library in Frisco

Thursday, July 12 | 6:30 p.m.
Music @ the Library with local band - The Pine Beatles
South Branch Reading Deck, weather permitting

Saturday, July 14 | 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
South Branch Summer Book Sale
Front lawn of the South Branch Library, weather permitting

Tuesday, July 17 | 7 p.m.
Revett's Dredge Boats on the Lower Swan River with Bill Foundation & the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Wednesday, July 18 | 6 p.m.
Community Yoga with Building Hope
Register @ buildinghopesummit.org
Riverwalk Lawn, 150 W. Adams St. Breckenridge, weather permitting

Sunday, July 22 | 1 p.m.
Drop In with your Sewing Machine
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Tuesday, July 31 | 7 p.m.
They Weren't All Prostitutes and Gamblers with Sandra Mather, PhD. & the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance
Hopefull Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

August Events:

Tuesday, August 7 | 5:30 p.m.
Learn to Make Ice Cream
with Anna Farrenkopf (Registration Required)
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Tuesday, August 14 | 7 p.m.
Windows to the Past with Rick Hague & the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Wednesday, August 15 | 6 p.m.
Community Yoga with Building Hope
Register @ buildinghopesummit.org
South Branch Reading Deck, weather permitting

Friday, August 17 | 10 a.m.
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Buffalo Mt. & Mt. Royal Rooms, Main Library in Frisco

Saturday, August 18 | 9 a.m.
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Buffalo Mt. & Mt. Royal Rooms, Main Library in Frisco

Tuesday, August 28 | 7 p.m.
Research Methods & Processes with authors Fountain, Hague, Mather & the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance
Hopefull/Discovery Room, South Branch Library in Breckenridge

Thursday, August 30 | 6:30 p.m.
Summer Reading Final Party!
Music @ the Library with local band - The Pine Beatles
(South Branch Reading Deck, weather permitting)