Summer Learning

Onondaga County Public Libraries is building a better world this summer by encouraging everyone to participate in library activities and events, earn prizes for reading books, and avoid the summer slide! Summers Matter at OCPL! Check out what your library is doing during Summer Learning 2017.

Get Involved and Avoid Summer Slide

Learn about Summer Slide and why it's not as fun as it sounds. 

Top 10 Easy Summer Learning Tips for Parents   PDF 

Register Online

Register online to log books, badges and more

Featured Events

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Make Your Summer @ Your Library! Badge Program

Register, and log your books throughout the summer, and take part in our badge challenges for summer activities.

For more information, or questions about the program, contact teen librarian Rene Battelle (315-435-1900), or

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Use #SummerOCPL when posting on social media!

Thank you to the donors and sponsors for supporting Summer Learning at OCPL

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