UP Public Library Summer Reading Program 2017

Event Type: Library Events

Registration for University Park's Public Library's popular summer program, UP With Reading! starts June 3. 

To register CLICK HERE.

This year you have two opportunities to sign-up on the first day.  Toddlers to teens are encouraged to register!

  • Stop by the library in the Plaza at Preston Center that afternoon at 2 o’clock for crafts photos, snacks and fun.  You might even see a pirate or two!
  • That morning from 9 to noon, library staff will also be at the City’s annual Fishing Derby at Caruth Park to register readers. 

If you miss one of those two opportunities to register, you can sign-up online through the City’s website at Just click on the Library icon.  Online registration won't be available before June 3. 

Registered participants can take part in fun activities throughout June and July.  All activities, featuring special guests, will take place at the library on Wednesdays, beginning at 3 p.m.

Here’s the lineup:

  • June 7 - Snake Encounters – see slithering snakes
  • June 14  - Wishing for Wings – puppet show from the Dallas Arboretum
  • June 21 - Mad Science - science-themed show that will amaze and entertain
  • June 28 - Professor Brainius - wild and wacky interactive science experiments
  • July 5 - Seedsational - Plant your own seeds with the Dallas Arboretum
  • July 12 - Take Me to the Stars – Fort Worth Children’s Museum staff
  • July 19 - Arctic Animals - search for Polar Bears and the animals that live among them
  • July 26 – Mr. Phil and Pete the Cat - interactive stories and jokes 
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