Kids Summer Reading

Welcome to the Altoona Area Public Library Children's Summer Reading program


On your mark, get set, READ!

  • Register in our Youth Room starting Monday, June 13!
  • Earn prizes by logging your reading minutes this summer! All participants, birth through age twelve are encouraged to read a total of 800 minutes. 
  • Prizes will be awarded at the Youth Room desk at both mid-point (400 minutes) and completion (800 minutes.) Register to log online at or stop by the Youth Room desk to register and pick up a paper log! 
  • Reading minutes must be logged by Friday August 5, 2016.
  • All prizes must be picked up by Friday,August 19, 2016. For minutes to count towards prizes, books must be selections from the AAPL.


Register for the Summer Reading Program

Log your time spent reading