Summer reading programs at the Georgetown Peabody Library kick off in June. More information is available at

Teen Summer Reading

The library’s Teen Summer Reading program kicks off on Friday, June 14, from 2 to 5 p.m. with a kickoff party. Relax outside with a therapy dog, get a henna tattoo, play some board games or play in the library’s Mario Kart 8 tournament. No registration is required. This event is open to teens in grades 6-12. Any teens who join the summer challenge at the kickoff will be entered to win a $25 Visa gift card. For more information on the Teen Summer Reading program, contact Teen Librarian Emily Havey at

Children’s Summer Reading

The Children’s Summer Reading program kicks off on Monday, June 17. There is a kickoff event on Wednesday, June 26, at 6:30 p.m. Help celebrate the summer reading kickoff with Scott Jameson. Join magician and juggler Scott Jameson for a performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the edge of your seat. For more information on the Children’s Summer Reading program, contact Children’s Librarian Cathy Dewitt at

Adult Summer Reading

The Adult Summer Reading program kicks off on Monday, June 24. Starting on Wednesday, July 10, through Aug. 21, performers will be showcasing their talent in the library’s Meeting Room or outside on the library lawn (weather pending). All are welcome to attend these Wedensday concerts.

Paul Speidel Band: 6:45 p.m. July 10.

Peking and the Mystics: 6:45 p.m. July 17.

Simons and Goodwin: 6:45 p.m. July 24.

Soul Funk Junction: 6:30 p.m. July 31.

The Last Duo: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7.

The Songs and Their Stories: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14.

2120 South Michigan Avenue: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 21.

For more information on the Adult Summer Reading program, contact Library Director Sarah Cognata at