Why should kids have all the fun? Adults are invited to participate in our Adult Summer Reading program, "Build a Better World" starting Saturday July 1. For more details, visit the Adult Summer Reading page!


Sign up for Summer Reading and receive a drawstring backpack! For every ten hours you read, enter to win a prize.


This year’s summer reading adventure to Build a Better World is at your Library!!

Sign up at either branch or click here to sign up online or log in to your account, and you’ll get a Build a Better World Summer Reading bag that explains:

  • How to receive a free t-shirt
  • How to earn chances for prizes at the end of the summer
  • How to keep track of your reading online or on our cityscape reading log
  • How to get your name up on our sky high wall of fame — there are no special lists and no restrictions on what to read

Paid for by the Framingham Cultural Council, Town of Framingham, Mutual One, the Friends of the Framingham Library, and the Framingham Public Schools. “Build a Better World” is sponsored by the Framingham Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.


Build a Better World Summer Reading Kickoff! Truck Day
Saturday June 17, 10:00am-12 noon
, Christa McAuliffe Branch Library/Hemenway Elementary School Parking Lot

Explore BIG trucks from the Framingham DPW, Fire, and Police Departments, and an Ice Cream Truck, too! And you can begin registering for the Summer Reading Adventure at either Library!

All ages.