Summer Reading Program 2019 - June 1st to July 27th

Library lovers of all ages can sign up and read books to earn prizes this summer. Children and teens participate by reading for 5 days (20 minutes a day) or reading 5 books to earn a “Library 100th Anniversary” bag full of goodies. Take the challenge and read 5 more books to earn a free book to keep, provided by the Foundation for SLO Public Libraries.

Free events will be happening every day at one of your County of SLO Libraries. Check our online calendar for details:

Adults can join the summer reading fun, too! Adults who complete the challenge can be entered to win a Zipline tour, a biplane ride, and more. Click Here to join the Short and Sweet Adult Summer Reading Program!

 Summer Lunch at the Library

Did you know that kids can get free lunches at the library this summer? Lunches will be offered from June 11th- July 25th at the following locations:

• Morro Bay Library - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays from 12:30-1:30PM
• Nipomo Library- Tuesday, Wednesdays, Thursday from 12-12:45PM
• San Luis Obispo Library - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 11AM-12


This institution is an equal opportunity provider. The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the United States Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the California State Library with funds from the State of California




Thank you to our Sponsors:

  • Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab
  • Chipotle
  • Legoland
  • County of San Luis Obispo Parks 
  • City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Rec
  • Foundation for San Luis Obispo Public Libraries
  • Sport Clips
  • Woodstock's Pizza



Need some ideas for great books to read this summer? Try one of our suggested summer reading lists: