Get Ready to Play the Summer Reading Game!

Get ready for a summer filled with fun and adventure! This year’s Summer Reading program theme is Reading Takes You Everywhere! You’ll discover and explore new people, places, and things. Plus, win cool books and prizes.  The all-ages game is fun, free, and easy to play.   


To play by paper, visit any of our locations when game boards are available. Can’t make it to the library? Visit to play online from June 1 - August 31.

Game boards are available from June 4 - August 4 at this location:  

  • Dublin Library

Game boards are available from June 11 - August 11 at these locations:   

  • Albany Library 
  • Alameda County Library Bookmobile 
  • Castro Valley Library 
  • Centerville Library 
  • Fremont Main Library 
  • Irvington Library 
  • Newark Library 
  • Niles Library 
  • REACH Ashland Youth Center 
  • San Lorenzo Library 
  • Union City Library 


  • Summer reading helps children and teens avoid summer learning loss. Summer learning loss is the loss of academic knowledge and skills over the summer.  
  • Research shows that students who read over the summer return to school better equipped to continue with their studies. 
  • Enjoy a fun and free family activity.
  • Get to know your local community and library. 
  • Enjoy reading for pleasure.
  • Find a new hobby or interest.


This program is presented by the Alameda County Library and the Alameda County Library Foundation. Other sponsors include: 

  • Fremont Bank Foundation
  • Kinder Morgan Foundation
  • Hjordis Fox
  • Chabot Space & Science Center
  • Lawrence Hall of Science
  • Oakland A’s 

Fremont Main Library Phone