Youth Summer Reading Program

Sensational Scientists

Newborns - entering Kindergarten

Early Start for younger readers: Monday, May 5 - Sunday, August 10

Register in Youth Services.

Even little ones who are not reading on their own can participate in the Summer Reading Program at Plum Library! Parents may choose between either early literacy activities or timed reading for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and children entering kindergarten.Reading Rewards for our youngest readers are available through Sunday, August 10.

Radioactive Robots

Entering grades 1 - 3

Ingenious Inventors

Entering grades 4 - 8

Saturday, June 7 - Sunday, August 10

Register in Youth Services.

Track your progress and earn rewards! When you reach your goal, you’ll earn a book and a free meal from Weber Grill. If you want keep reading for credit, we’ll give you a bonus log, too! Reading Rewards for children entering grades 1 - 8 are available through Sunday, August 10.

It’s Oobleck!

Grades K & 1, caregivers welcome

Wednesday, July 30
3:00 p.m.
Registration begins Saturday, June 21
Register online

We will read Dr. Seuss’s Bartholomew and the Oobleck and then we’ll mix up slippery, slimy oobleck to take home. Registration required.

Sail the High Seas

Grades 2 & 3, caregivers welcome

Wednesday, July 23
3:00 p.m.
Registration begins Saturday, June 21
Register online

Sail away with nautical stories and make your very own sailboat! Registration required.

Weekend Fun

Drop-in craft pick-ups

Get ready for the weekend by picking up a fun craft to work on at home! Beginning June 13 through July 25, stop by Youth Services on Fridays to pick-up the supplies you’ll need.

Crafts are available beginning at 10 a.m., while supplies last.

  • Friday, July 25: See You Later Alligator

Toddler Try-Its

Ages 2 - 3, with a caregiver

Thursday, July 24 & 31
10:00 a.m.
Registration begins Saturday, June 21 for July sessions.
Register online

Bring your toddlers to the library this summer for a story and a hands-on project. Plan to dress in something that can handle a spill or splat! Registration required.

Lego Club

For children ages 5 and up with a participating adult

Saturday, July 26
10:00 a.m.
Registration is full for July session.

Saturday, August 23
10:00 a.m.
Registration begins Saturday, August 2
Register online.

Families can build skyscrapers, vehicles, and other awe-inspiring creations with our collection of Legos! Once your project is complete, we’ll take a photo of you and your Lego® creation to proudly display in Youth Services. Younger siblings are welcome - Duplo bricks are available for siblings under 5 years old. Registration required.

Contact Us

Tel (630) 627-0316
Fax (630) 627-0336

110 W. Maple Street
Lombard, IL 60148

Monday - Friday 9:00 - 9:00
Saturday 9:00 - 5:00
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00

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