Summer Reading Club 2021

Orange Public Library Summer Reading Club 2021 June 19 - July 31

Welcome to the 2021 Kids Summer Reading Club

You will find plenty of fun activities to celebrate summer! From ocean themed crafts, coloring sheets, and a scavenger hunt, to easy summer recipes, we have plenty of summer fun for you to enjoy at home or on the go.

Join the Summer Reading Club!

Log your reading and complete missions to earn entries into our prize drawings! Register on our READsquared app or visit our READsquared webpage to join!

Summer Storytimes

Ready for some fun songs and stories? View our special storytimes below. Remember every book read or listened to counts, so log these stories onto your Summer Reading Club READsquared account

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Summertime Reads

Whether you are looking to dive into the newest title by your favorite author or take a dip into a new series, the library has you covered. You can find a great selection of books that explore all your summertime favorites by clicking here and here, and checking them out at the library!

Summer Reading Club Book Covers

Take & Makes

Visit the Orange Public Library & History Center or the El Modena Branch Library on the dates listed below to pick up a Take & Make craft kit while supplies last. Child or teen must be present to pick up a craft. Colors may vary.

Flashy Fish: Week Of June 21-June 26

Flashy Fish

Flashy Fish (ages 5-12). Kit includes everything except glue, scissors, and a marker. Available at the Children’s Desk at the Orange Public Library & History Center and the El Modena Branch Library’s One-Desk.

STEM Crab: Week of June 21 - June 26

STEM Crab Craft

STEM Crab (grades 4-12). Kit includes everything except glue. Available at the Information Desk at the Orange Public Library & History Center and the El Modena Branch Library’s One-Desk.

Sea Turtle: Week of July 19- July 24

Sea Turtle

Sea Turtle (ages 5 -12). Kit includes everything except glue, scissors, and a marker. Available at the Children’s Desk at the Orange Public Library & History Center and the El Modena Branch Library’s One-Desk.

Didn’t get a chance to pick up a craft? Here are two crafts you can make using supplies you may already have at home

Seahorse Craft
Starfish Craft

Coloring Sheets

Click on the images to print coloring sheets. 

Fish Coloring Page
Jellyfish Coloring Page
Sealion Coloring Page

Activities

There's more activity pages below to print out and enjoy! 

What comes next activity page
At the beach scavenger hunt page
Under the Sea Word Search

Program Recipes

Graham Cracker Snack
Croissant Crab Snack