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Discover Summer

Discover Summer will make this summer fun, active, and educational. Get started by printing off your Discover Summer Log today or pick one up at any Lexington Public Library location. Explore and investigate wild animals, wonders of the deep, live music, cartoon drawing, Minecraft, and lots more.

Now Through August 1st!


Pick Your Summer Challenge

Download and Print Now - Return to any library branch after June 1st

Summer Challenge

(All Ages - Activities & Reading)

Summer Reading Challenge

(All Ages - Reading Only)

Wee Reader's
Summer Challenge

(Ages 0-2)

Spanish Version

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A special thanks to our Discover Summer partners:

Alltech
The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky
Friends of the Library
Lexington Family Magazine
Lextran
Malibu Jack’s Family Fun Center
NOMI Design
Parks and Recreation Department
Reach Out and Read Kentucky

 

Big Discover Summer Events

This is where you can find information about our biggest Discover Summer events for kids!  Click here for more Discover Summer information for all ages.

All events are free.

Registration is required for some programs for each child who will be attending.  Please register if applicable by clicking on the link for that session.  To inquire about registering a group, please call (859) 231-5500.

 


 

Wrap Up Parties

It's YOUR pick!  Kids are voting to pick the Wrap Up Party for their branch!  Come join us for the fun and celebrate the end of summer.

Discover Summer Events

Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Mon. July 24th - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
It's YOUR pick!  Kids are voting to pick the Wrap Up Party for their branch!  Come join us for the fun and celebrate... More Info
Central Library - Computer Center
Mon. July 24th - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Impress your friends by creating your own games! Learn to make 2-D games using Scratch, a programming language built to... More Info

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Tue. July 25th - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Bring the whole family for a game of Kerplunk, Uno, Connect Four, Chutes and Ladders, Checkers, and more!  Central... More Info
Wed. July 26th - 10:00am to 11:00am
It's YOUR pick!  Kids are voting to pick the Wrap Up Party for their branch!  Come join us for the fun and celebrate... More Info
Northside Branch - Large Conference Room
Thu. July 27th - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
"It's YOUR pick!  Kids are voting to pick the Wrap Up Party for their branch!  Come join us for the fun and celebrate... More Info
Thu. July 27th - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Bring the whole family to build and play with Big Blue Blocks, Duplo, and Easy Build Bricks.  Central Library First... More Info
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Fri. July 28th - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
It's YOUR pick!  Kids are voting to pick the Wrap Up Party for their branch!  Come join us for the fun and celebrate... More Info

School Summer Reading Lists

If your school isn’t listed below or doesn't have a link, ask your school officials to send their summer reading lists to webmaster@lexpublib.org.

Depending on what each school has made available, the links below lead either to that school’s website or to a list in PDF format. To open PDF documents, download Adobe Reader.

 

Public Elementary | Public Middle | Public High | Independent Schools

Kentucky Bluegrass Awards

 

Fayette County Battle of the Books

 

Public Elementary Schools

 

Public Middle Schools

 

Public High Schools

 

Independent Schools

 

Don't see your school?

Ask your school officials to send their summer reading lists to webmaster@lexpublib.org.

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