Summer Reading

COVID-19 update: There will be no in-person programs at the present time due to COVID-19. The library is open 9 AM - 4 PM Monday - Thursday and Friday 9 AM - 2 PM with restrictions. Curbside pick-up is Fridays from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Please check the library’s home page for more details.Summer reading programs will be virtual for 2020.

Book characters reading book

2020 Virtual Summer Reading Program  

 "Imagine Your Story"

The 2020 Summer Reading Program "Imagine Your Story" based on myths, fairy tales, and fantasy will be done entirely online this summer through READsquared. You can register online with the READsquared app or at 
beginning Monday, June 1.

  • Summer Reading Program will begin June 1 and will end July 24.
  • Weekly prizes will be awarded to those that read 3 hours (180 minutes) or more each week beginning June 8. Only 1 prize is given each week per badge. 
  • Minimum age to register is 3 years old and maximum is 17 (at the time of sign up) years old.
  • Grand Prizes will be awarded to the Top Readers.
  • There will be weekly prize drawings for registered participants beginning June 9 and ending July 21.

Virtual Story Times and Children’s Programs

Virtual Story Times will be available to view on the Facebook group page Siloam Springs Public Library Children’s Programming.

Virtual Children’s Programs will be available to view on the library’s Facebook page.

Mondays - Story time with Ms. Mary

Tuesdays - Children’s Program with Ms. Mary

Wednesdays - Story time with Ms. Julia

Rapunzel in tower

Virtual YA Programs

Young Adult Summer programming is available through the Instagram link. The programs are:

Wednesdays - YA booktalk. A different book is presented each Wednesday.

Thursday - DIY sessions. This is a craft that goes along with the summer reading program. We encourage you to take pictures of your craft and post it to the Instagram page.

All programs are free unless specifically stated. We hope you can join us!
Please call 479-524-4236 about any questions regarding the Siloam Springs Public Library 2020 Summer Reading Program.
Woman giving prizes at a table to children on the stage at the Memorial Park
Children picking prizes from the prize table on the stage at Memorial Park
Children, parents and library staff at a table in Memorial Park registering for celebration
Rocket photo prop with children sticking their faces through
Blue cardboard robot on the stage at the Memorial Park for Summer Reading Ending Celebration
Children and library staff at a table with chips and hot dogs