Discover Summer 2021 Kicks Off! Pick Up a To-Go Kit (and Win Prizes) at The Library

Written by Liz Foreman, Marketing Content Team Leader

Discover Summer is here! Kids and teens are invited to learn and explore with the Library’s summer program through July 31.

Kids up to age 18 can stop by the library to pick up a free Discover Summer To-Go pack

  • Activity booklets – For four different age groups, from Pre-K to teen 
  • Books to keep – There are dozens of titles to choose from
  • Take & Make kits – Supplies and instructions are included
  • Early Literacy calendar - For Pre-K families

Kids and teens who complete five activities in their activity booklets can win end-of-summer prizes! Finish all activities for a second entry. Track progress on our summer learning app or fill out a paper entry form at the library!

About Discover Summer 2021

This year’s summer program is built around the idea that there are many exciting places in Greater Cincinnati to continue learning outside the classroom! Our activity booklets contain exciting activities from our community partners: Cincinnati Art Museum, opens a new window; Cincinnati Ballet, opens a new window; Cincinnati Museum Center, opens a new window; Cincinnati Observatory, opens a new window; Cincinnati Recreation Commission, opens a new window; Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, opens a new window; Greater Cincinnati STEM Collaborative, opens a new window; Great Parks of Hamilton County, opens a new window; The Nancy and David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center, opens a new window; National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, opens a new window; University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, opens a new window; and YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, opens a new window. 

After a year of being cooped up due to the pandemic, rediscover the exciting cultural, arts, and natural opportunities in our area! Check out to start your family’s summer to do list.

Even More Ways to Discover Summer 

Learn more about Discover Summer or download Beanstack, our activity tracking app, at

The Discover Summer program is made possible through the support of our donors, who know that keeping kids curious and engaged helps them get ready for the next school year.