Summer Reading

Kids
Beginning Saturday, June 17, Fairfield children and students enrolled in Fairfield district schools are invited to participate in our incentive driven Summer Reading Program. Our kick-off party is Saturday, June 17 at 1:00 pm, with a performance by beatboxing, juggling, comedian Jester Jim. We have the following programs: Early Literacy (Babies-Pre-K): Sign up for our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten and read at least 10 books towards your book goal. Drop off your completed bookmark by Wed., July 26 to enter in our raffle prizes. Kids (Grades K-6): Sign up and recieve a reading log to keep track of your time spent reading this summer. Begin reporting June 19 and drop off reading logs by Wed., July 26 to enter in our raffle prizes.

For more information, visit our Kid’s Page. Our Children’s Summer Reading Program is proudly sponsored by Adventure Aquarium, Franklin Steak House, Land of Make Believe, Liberty Science Center, NJ Devils, NJ Jackals, NY Jets, NY Red Bulls, Petry Engineering, State Fair Meadowlands, Sussex County Miners, and our Grand Prize sponsor… The New York Yankees! Aside from dozens of exciting prizes this summer, all participants who reach their initial goal will be entered to win a family 4-pack of tickets to a NY Yankees game.

Teens (Grades 7-12)
Sign up to read with the library this summer! Keep track of the books you read, including your school summer reading, in order to win prizes this summer. Hand in your log by Monday, July 24 to enter prize raffles, and celebrate your reading on July 24 at 3:00 pm.

West Essex Middle School Summer Reading
West Essex High School Summer Reading

For more information, visit our Teen Page. Our Teen Summer Reading Program has been proudly sponsored by¬†Dorney Park, Petry Traffic, State Fair Meadowlands, Sussex County Miners, and our Grand Prize sponsor… The New York Yankees!

Adults
Don’t let the kids have all the fun this summer! Read with us for chances at some exciting incentives. Register at the front desk beginning June 17. Beginning June 19, participants can submit book reviews, and weekly winners for prizes will be pulled. For Fairfield residents/card holders 18 years of age and older.

For more information, visit our Adult Page. Our Adult Summer Reading Program has been proudly sponsored by Applebees of Totowa, Corrado’s, Franklin Steak House, Hollywood Pizzeria, Il Classico, Manhattan Bagel, Thatcher McGhee’s of Fairfield, Tierney’s Copperhouse, Transform Yoga, Zest, and our Grand Prize sponsor… Target of Fairfield!