Youth Services

build a better world
The Children's Department of the Union Public Library is committed to providing children, from birth through grade 6, with a place to learn, play, explore, and create through a wealth of high quality materials and programs.
  1. Summer Reading Program
  2. Special Programs
  3. UPL Story Time
  4. Weekly Summer Programs
  5. Summer Family Movies
  6. Arts & Crafts

​The Summer Reading Program is back!

Register in the children's room at either location starting June 10th!

How to play:

This year's summer reading program is for children up to 12 years old. During the weeks of June 12th - August 18th, track your reading on your Summer Reading Passport by coloring in the book tokens.  Visit the library each week (once per day) to report what you've read and choose a prize from the prize box. Once you've colored in all the tokens for the week, visit the library before closing on Friday to get a ticket for that week's raffle.

Other ways to WIN!

  1. Complete TWO landmarks and get an invitation to the end of summer ice cream party.
  2. Complete SIX landmarks and get entered into the Grand Prize Drawing at the of the summer.
  3. Get one compass on your game board stamped every time you attend a Union Public Library program. For every FIVE compasses stamped, get an extra entry into the Grand Prize Drawing.
  4. Complete all TEN landmarks and get an extra entry into the Grand Prize Drawing.
This year's grand prizes:
(Provided by the generosity of the Friends of the Union Public Library.)