Adult Summer Reading 2021

Join a Community of Readers this Summer at SPL!

How to participate:

  • Sign up online here
    • Pick up your bingo card by visiting any of the SPL branches, downloading a card here, or emailing Laura at Any adult or teen is welcome to participate!Adult Summer Reading 2021
  • Cross off squares by reading a book that fits the category or by completing the suggested task.
  • Once you get a bingo, bring in your card to any SPL branch to receive your small prize. You will also be entered into our grand prize raffle drawing. If you blackout bingo (cross off every square), you will receive 15 entries into the raffle drawing.
  • All bingo cards should be completed by Tuesday, September 7 in order to be entered into the drawing.

Wondering what you should read?

We have a list of recommendations for you!

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Winners will be drawn in September. You do not have to be present to win. All winners who participate will be contacted via email or phone number. Questions? Email Laura at

"Tails and Tales"  is sponsored by the Somerville Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, and the Institute of Museums and Library Services, with support from the National Women's Hockey League team Boston Pride.