Summer Reading Club


Summer Reading Club 2023: Camp DCDL

 May 30 – July 30

Welcome to the DCDL Summer Reading Club! We’re glad that you’re joining in the fun. Watch our video and explore this website to learn all about this year’s Club.

At the Delaware County District Library, readers of all ages are welcome to participate in the Summer Reading Club. Participants ages 0-17 are invited to join the Youth Summer Reading Club and those ages 18 and older can join the Adult Summer Reading Club. Check out the details including tracking, prizes and on-demand programs by clicking through the tabs at the top of this page.

This year’s theme is Camp DCDL! Read this summer and uncover great adventures through the wide world of reading. Join us for stories and programs with a special focus on the great outdoors and the creatures who live there.


Summer Letterbox Adventure

Are you ready to explore the parks this summer? Click to register for Preservation Parks’ annual Summer Letterbox Adventure, or pick up a booklet at the Library. Your guidebook will be full of clues that will take you on an exploration of 8 different parks around Delaware County. Prizes will be available from June 15 to September 12, while supplies last. Prize pickup is at any Delaware County District Library or Deer Haven Park.

Teen Volunteer Drop-In

Need volunteer hours? Stop by on Thursday, June 16 to help prep crafts and activities for the Summer Reading Club! This volunteer activity is for ages 12-17; please bring any necessary paperwork with you on the day of the event and our staff will be glad to help you complete it.

Get all the details and register now!

Booklists / Personalized Picks

Personalized Picks are returning on June 1 for Summer Reading Club! Fill out the form on that page and you’ll be on your way to your next great book.

Looking for book titles that go with our “Oceans of Possibilities” theme? Check out the lists below for some suggestions from our staff!

Seaworthy Games & Activities

Welcome aboard! Our friends at NewsBank have put together a sampling of ocean-related articles and activities to help you enjoy summer reading even more. Visit NewsBank’s Summer Reading Activities Center for fun ocean-inspired games, puzzles, activities, and articles for every fish in the sea.

Dive in now!

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