Grafton Public Library

Summer Reading Program

LIBRARIES ROCK Summer Library Program 2018 at the Grafton Public Library!

Begins Monday, June 11th

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW is on our Summer 2018 Full Calendar! Download our 2017 Full Calendar of Events for info on programs, prizes, earning tickets, Food for Fines!

The 2018 Summer Library Program hosted by the Grafton Public Library has a MUSIC theme this year! All ages are encouraged to participate.

Register for one of our awesome programs like Kids and Teen Yoga, Teen and Tween Crafternoons, Lego Brickbuilders and more!

Summer Library Program 2018 officially begins Monday, June 11.  Stop by daily for a ticket to win one of our end of summer prizes!

You can earn raffle tickets for amazing cool prizes! Winners will be chosen in three age groups: Adult, Teen and Kids. Winning is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Earn 1 raffle ticket for each day you visit the Library
  2. Earn 2 raffle tickets for each food item you donate to the Grafton Food Bank (Max of 20 tickets/10 items per person)
  3. Earn 3 raffle tickets for each Library program you attend


Prizes: Oh boy, the PRIZES!!! Grand Prize – Winner’s Choice from ONE of the following prizes:



*Winner picks gift card from: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Game Stop, Stop-n-Shop, Wegmans, Regal Cinema, Showcase Cinemas, Grafton Country Store, Apple Tree Arts,  or Hunter’s Tavern at the Grafton Inn.
All winners must have a C/W MARS library card. Grand prize winner must be a resident of Grafton.


VOTE for New Animal Buddies!  Our Fox, Red Panda, and Cheetah plush are well loved in our Children’s Room. In 2017 we added the Giant Panda, Sea Turtle, and Fennec Fox. Again this year, we will be adding 3 new friends from the World Wildlife Federation for them to play with. We need your help deciding who we will get. Stop by this summer and vote for your favorites. You can vote each day you visit the Library. Then, visit us in the fall to meet our winners!


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Food for Fines: Donate to the Grafton Food Bank instead of paying your overdue fines this summer (and earn tickets)! The Library will accept non-perishable, unexpired food, toiletries and school supplies from July 1 – August 31 in lieu of fines. Food for Fines may not be used to pay for lost or missing materials, printing or faxing fees, or replacement library cards.

Grafton Public Library supports Grafton Public Schools – stop in for your summer reading titles!

Sponsors:  The 2018 MA Statewide Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Grafton Public Library, the Friends of the Grafton Public Library, the Town of Grafton, the Grafton Recreation Department, Apple Tree Arts, Willard House & Clock Museum, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.