Summer Reading begins May 28, 2022.

Registration for Children’s Summer Reading is available at the Library only.

Earn TICKETS for every hour you read!

For children ages two through entering grade six: Receive an NCPL tote when you register. When you complete your Reading Record, receive an EPIC Summer Reader window cling!

You will earn a ticket for each hour read to enter and try to win prizes. Winners will be selected after July 30.

The first 300 children (ages two through entering grade six) to complete their reading record will receive a free ticket to the Akron Zoo!

Help the library reach its Children’s Community Reading Goal of 250,000 minutes.

When we reach our goal, the Friends of the Library, the Rotary Club of North Canton and Daystar Autosphere will donate a combined total of $1750 each to the North Canton Cares Pantry and the Stark County Pet Food Pantry!

That’s a total of $3500 to help our community! We’re counting on your help! We need to reach our community goal of 250,000 minutes of reading to make this happen!

Register for Teen Summer Reading here.

Let the summer reading ACTIVITIES begin!

Teen Summer Reading Club is for students entering grades 6 through 12.

For every book you read, receive a scratch off ticket for a chance to win prizes!

Middle school level, YA and adult books, fiction and nonfiction, e-books, audiobooks and graphic novels qualify.

Prizes include books, gift cards, free ice cream coupons, candy and more! Every book read allows you to enter a grand prize drawing for a Nintendo Switch, $190 in gift cards to local stores or a Kindle 7 Fire.

The first 75 teens to register will receive a bluetooth speaker.

Register for our traditional Adult Summer Reading program here.

Summer reading clubs aren’t just for kids!

Register for our Adult Summer Reading Club to stay informed about library events and win Epic prizes!

NEW FOR 2022: Choose your epic reading path!

Online via Beanstack to earn one digital entry ticket for grand prize baskets with each book read
In-person (traditional program) to earn one paper entry ticket for grand prize baskets with each book read

The first 150 to register for either path in person during the May 28 kick-off event will receive a floating water-resistant phone pouch.

Be sure to check out our 2022 Epic Summer Guide!


Join us for Family Film Friday
Friday, June 10 in Witwer Park


Join us for the North Canton Summer Series
Every Thursday in June and July at City Hall