All are invited to Read Beyond the Beaten Path this summer at Camp Goodnow, the Goodnow Library’s Summer Reading Program for 2022! Join us in person at the library for weekly programs for kids, teens and adults including book clubs, camp-themed crafts, special performers and more!


Families are invited to our summer reading kick-off event at Camp Sewataro on Thursday, June 23 where we will play classic field day games and share in a camp sing-a-long. Fun programs and activities to get children excited about reading will continue throughout the summer including Maker Mondays Jr., Craft Camps and special Thursday events. Truck Day will return this year on Wednesday, July 13 from 10-1 PM. Camp Goodnow will conclude the evening of August 12 at a special Family Camp-in event. Click here for more information about Camp Goodnow’s summer reading program for kids.


Teens are invited to log their reading (and listening) on Beanstack, the library’s online reading tracking website, between 6/21-8/12 for the chance to win weekly gift cards – and a grand prize for a few lucky readers! Click here for more information about Camp Goodnow’s summer reading program for teens.


Adults and families are invited to kick off summer reading by joining Retro Polatin Duo for a fun evening concert of “Swingin’ Sixties” at the library. Programs catered for adults are lined up for the summer including book talks, crafts and special presentations on travel and nature. Adults are also encouraged to log their reading on Beanstack for a chance to win weekly gift cards to local businesses…with the chance to win a grand prize at the end of summer! Click here for more information about Camp Goodnow’s summer reading program for adults.