By Tracy Ihnot
Every May, just as public schools are preparing to close their doors for the summer, public libraries across the nation are gearing up for their biggest program of the year: Summer Reading. Dating back to the 1890’s, libraries have encouraged children to continue reading over the summer by offering programs.
Like many libraries across the country, Delta County Libraries is part of the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP). According to the American Library Association’s website, “CSLP is a consortium of states working together to provide high-quality summer reading program materials for children, teens, and adults at the lowest cost possible for their public libraries.”Read the High Country Spotlight Article