Fulton County Library System Kicks Off New Virtual Summer Reading Program

The Fulton County Library System’s Summer Reading Program is going online in 2020! Fulton County Library System (FCLS) has a number of fun and engaging ways for readers of all ages to get involved with this year’s program which will run from June 1st through August 1st.This year’s theme is, “Imagine Your Story” and FCLS wants to imagine that story with each and every reader in Fulton County. To register for summer reading, visit https://fultoncounty.beanstack.org and get started right away! Each week, the library will host a full week of programming that will include everything from Virtual Storytimes for Children and Adults, to Digital Library tutorials and Author Talks.

During the week of June 1-5 the library system will host special guest readers during their Streaming Storytime Live on Facebook each day at 11 a.m.Click here for a full schedule of activities taking place all week to celebrate Summer Reading.

Fulton County Library System Director, Gayle Holloman shared, “With all the changes affecting traditional services amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Library was determined to find a meaningful way to produce a Summer Reading Program and make it engaging for all ages. We are thrilled with the work our staff has done to create a wonderful array of programs that can be enjoyed from the comfort and safety of home. We invite you to Imagine Your Story.”

Stay tuned for more exciting guest readers and check the Library website at www.fulcolibrary.org for updates and programs every week! While the Library remains closed, the Digital Library is always open! Log on and download all your favorite titles with your library card and join us in “Imagining Your Story”this summer.

Virtual Programming at the Library – June 1-5

Join us this week, June 1-5, 2020 for Virtual Programs with library staff! Click here to download and print this week’s schedule at home. Each week, we’ll send out a new lineup of programming for all ages.

Streaming Storytime with Special Guests

Join the Fulton County Library System for Live Streaming Storytime for Children, Monday – Friday at 11 a.m. with special guest readers each day this week to help the us kick off our Summer Reading Program, “Imagine Your Story!”

Monday, June 1st – Join Gina Hughes from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra on Facebook Live for a musical themed storytime.

Tuesday, June 2nd – Join Anna Giles from Dad’s Garage Theatre Company on Facebook Live for an interactive theatrical storytelling.

Wednesday, June 3rd – Join New York Times Bestselling Author Nic Stone on Facebook Live for an exploration of tales

Thursday, June 4th – Join Local Georgia House Representative Park Cannon on Facebook for a fun storytime to kickoff Summer Reading.

Friday, June 5th – Join U.S. Congresswoman Lucy McBath on Facebook Live to celebrate a summer of imagining your story.

Download the Summer Reading Virtual Program Schedule each week to join in the fun!

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