How To Get Involved:

Visit the Youth Desk
And tell a librarian you want to sign up for the Summer Reading Program.

Get Your Raffle Ticket
When You Sign Up, You’ll Receive A Raffle Ticket For A Chance To Win Some Great Prizes At The End Of The Summer.

Button Lanyards (Ages 6+)
You’ll also receive a lanyard with a special surprise attached. This lanyard is for you to fill up with buttons this summer as part of your Summer Reading Challenge. Earn buttons by reading, finding Buzzy, and attending library programs all summer long!

Sticker Books (ages 0-5)
Kids ages 5 and under will receive a sticker book to fill up with stickers they can collect all summer long. Stickers can be earned by reading together, finding Buzzy, and attending library programs!

Each time you attend any individual program, you will earn a unique button – if you stick with a program throughout the summer, you can collect the whole button series! For kids aged 0-5, earn stickers and fill up your sticker book all summer long.

Step 1Beginning June 28th, Buzzy will be searching the globe for a rare Golden Flower. During his search, he’s sending postcards all around Wakefield with hints about what country he is searching. Can you figure out where he is?

Step 2Get your clue about the postcard’s location from Facebook, the Avon Street door to the library, or in the Youth Room.

Step 3Solve the clue and visit the Wakefield business with the postcard.

Step 4 – Read the postcard and figure out what country Buzzy is visiting that week.

Step 5 – Come to the library and tell a Children’s Librarian what country Buzzy is visiting. You’ll earn a raffle ticket to enter into the Buzzy Raffle for a chance to win some unBEElievably great prizes!

About Summer Events

All Summer Reading Program events will require registration. Visit our calendar or call (781) 246-6334 to register. Registration will open one week prior to each individual event.

Program Locations

At the corner of Main St. and Avon St.

In front of the Main St. library entrance.

Lower Level inside the library

Summer Reading Lists

Summer Reading – Elementary Lists

Upper Grades

To learn more about the entire program and activities, check out our Summer Reading Video below.