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2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033
Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-9pm
Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm
(Closed Sun, mid-May – Labor Day)
This year's Summer Reading Club for children in preschool through grade six will begin on June 24 and run through August 15.
Online registration for the Children’s Summer Reading game will not be available on June 17. Registration will open on Monday, June 24, when children may begin recording the days they have read and the books they have completed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please call the Children’s Department at 860-652-7718 if you have any questions.
The children’s librarians will visit Glastonbury elementary schools and distribute information about the club during the 2nd and 3rd weeks of June according to the following schedule:
• Monday, June 10: Eastbury
• Tuesday, June 11: Hopewell
• Thursday, June 13: Hebron Ave & Nayaug
• Tuesday, June 18: Glastonbury/East Hartford Magnet
• Wednesday, June 19: Buttonball
• Thursday, June 20: Naubuc
Please check your children’s backpacks for information.
Details about the various programs will be available online the beginning of June. Information about the Baby Summer Club for little ones, 18 months and younger, will also be available.
The Children’s Department accepts teen volunteers throughout the summer to assist with the children’s programs. Teen volunteers must be entering grades 6-12 in the Fall. Volunteers are needed for storytimes, craft programs, Chess Club and the summer reading finale.Click here for the Teen Summer Volunteer Application. Once you fill out the application, please return it to the library's Children’s Department. Applications will be reviewed, and volunteers will be contacted by telephone or email by June 22. The number of programs you are assigned will be based on the number of applications received.