Library Closed on Sundays Memorial Day through Labor Day

Library summer hours are in effect. MPL will be closed every Sunday through Labor Day. All other hours remain the same.

Summer Reading Program 2024

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Program Type:

Special Event

Age Group:

All Ages

Program Description

Event Details


Pre-registration opens May 20.   

Sign up on the Beanstack website or download the Beanstack app!   

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Prefer to track your reading with paper?  Pick up a paper tracker at any service desk when the program begins, starting June 10.

How does it work?

  • Program runs June 10 through August 10.
  • Read or be read to a total of 30 days to complete the program.
  • Every five days read earns you a prize!
  • Participants have until August 17 to pick up your prizes, while supplies last.

Sponsors of the Summer Reading Program

Friends of Manitowoc Public Library
Cedar Crest
Creative Crafters
Dairy Queen
Dunkin' Donuts
Festival Foods
Hartman's Bakery
Kwik Trip
Little Caesars
Maritime Museum
Pizza Ranch
Village Inn on the Lake