Make it a Library Summer!

With reading programs for kids, teens, and adults

School's out! We've got your summer covered with free summer reading programs to keep Calgarians of all ages reading and learning. Sign up, read, and enter to win great prizes!


Are you looking for the perfect activity for your kids this summer? School's Out: 3 Things for Canada is a free, fun, interactive summer program for kids and a great way to celebrate Canada!

Register online or at any community library. Play along all summer, and sign up for programs and earn prize ballots as you read, learn and make a difference.



In honour of Canada's 150th, we challenge you to read for 150 hours this summer! Sign up now, and start tracking your reading on July 1 to earn digital badges and win great prizes. Read whatever you want, or check out our Teens page for great book picks.



Celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial by reading 150 books in 2017! To help make this your best ever summer of reading, sign up online and start tracking your reading to earn digital badges and enter to win great prizes. (And take part in our year-long Read 150 challenge on social media!)