Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

SUMMER READING TIME IS HERE! This year the theme is, “Reading Colors Your World”. We have programs for ALL ages and tons of activities for you to enjoy. Enter the prize drawing at the end of July.

The kick-off event is June 12, 2021. Meet us at Cedar Creek Park from 10am-1pm or come to the library any time throughout the summer until July 31, 2021. To register, kids, teens, and adults will submit your name and contact information at the Information Desks. Kids and teens will record progress on a log sheet, while adults will fill out bookmarks to enter weekly and grand prize drawings.

If you have any questions, please contact us at (262) 375-7640. 


Discovering Bugs at Riveredge Nature Center June 11, 2021. Preschool age. Registration required through Riveredge.

Color of the Week: Learn fun color facts! Wear the color of the week and received extra raffle tickets! See online calendar for schedule.

Art of Movement Obstacle Course: June 23-30, 2021 (weather permitting). Try the outdoor chalk course!

Artists’ Alcove: Families explore a different artist every week through hands-on projects.

Tinker Lab: STEM activities and Grab ‘n Go kits.

Storytime at Centennial Park Gazebo: Mondays mornings from June 12-July 26, 2021 (except July 5, 2021).

Five Minute Flannels: Last Fridays in June, July, and August. Watch them online on our YouTube channel.

Quick Flick Movie Grab ‘n Go: Featuring Kanopy short flicks, activity/craft & popcorn!


Board Game Hangout: Pick a game to play! Click here for schedule.

Book Club: Meet in June and July at the fireplace from 3-4pm. Click here for schedule.

Grab ‘n Go kits: Click here for schedule.

Crafts: Colorful suncatchers! Click here for schedule.


Maker Lab crafts: Decorate a wineglass, paint a tile coaster, or make some bookends! Click here for schedule.

Grab ‘n Go kits: Kanopy movie night kit or paint a mini canvas! Click here for schedule.

CPL Book Club Outdoors: “Girl with the Louding Voice” by Nigerian author Abi Dare. Click here for details.


Thank you to our Summer Reading Program sponsor, Cedarburg Friends of the Library!


KIDS: Pre-Readers – Summer Reading Theme T-shirt, The Day the Crayons Quit soft playset, an art kit and other toys! School-Age – Summer Reading Theme T-shirt, Art kit, and other toys!

TEENS: Enter for a chance to win a year-long membership to the Milwaukee Art Museum, holographic water bottle, tote bag and other trinkets.

ADULTS: Submit tickets for weekly drawings. Enter the Grand Prize Drawing for a chance to win an adult art class a the Cedarburg Cultural Center.


Downloadable calendars: