Welcome to Summer Reading

Celebrate summer reading at the library!  This year we’re celebrating “reading beyond the beaten path”, so grab a book and see where it takes you. Keep reading to find out more about our summer reading game and programs.

Summer Reading Game – Ages 0-18

  • It’s prize time! Turn in your reading record anytime in August for a free book!

Book Bingo – Adults

  • Stop by the Library and pick up a BINGO card and entry forms.
  • For every book read, fill out an entry form and get a stamp on your BINGO card.
  • Entry forms qualify you for weekly prize drawings. Weekly drawings end on August 29.
  • For every BINGO, you earn an entry into the Grand Prize drawing. The Grand Prize drawing will be on August 29.
  • Clackamas FCU
  • Elka Bee’s Coffee Haus
  • Grocery Outlet Bargain Market
  • Happy Valley Ace Hardware
  • Happy Valley Station
  • Hops n Drops
  • Killer Burger
  • La Costita Mexican Restaurant 
  • McCools Pub and Grill
  • McMenamins
  • MOD Pizza
  • Snap Fitness
  • Umpqua Bank

Summer Reading Book List

Looking for something to read? We’ve got a diverse selection of reading suggestions that everyone can enjoy on our summer reading list.

Summer Programs

This summer we are hosting programs for all ages, summer concerts, movies in the park, activities for kids and teens. Find detailed listings by selecting an age group below.

Kids & Families



Concerts in the Park

All Summer Programs

Wild Goose Chase

Gladys, our Happy Valley Library mascot, is back home from her adventures! Each week from July 11-August 14, 2022, she had been hiding in a public space in our area, but now she’s back where she belongs in the library. Revisit her hiding spots on our Wild Goose Chase page.