Mayor’s Summer Reading Club events, hosted by partner organizations, offer children and families opportunities to experience the book selections beyond the pages of the book. Events typically include an interactive book read and a fun, literacy-based activity for children.

*Events are free unless otherwise specified*

July 8th – July 28th – Clayton County Library System

Virtual Programs: All programs will be live streamed, recorded, posted to Clayton County social media.

Book Pick Up: Families have two weeks after the virtual program to pick up books at location. Families may come to locations and say that they have watched the story time to receive their books. Libraries are open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 10:00 – 5:00PM, and Tuesday: 12:00 – 7:00PM 

Visit Clayton County Library System for more information

July 8, 10:00AM: Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, GA 30236 Pick up book at branch until July 23

July 16, 10:00AM: Morrow Branch, 6225 Maddox Road, Morrow, GA 30260 Pick up book at branch until July 31

July 23, 10:00AM: Riverdale Branch, 420 Valley Hill SE, Riverdale, GA 30274 Pick up book at branch until August 7

July 28, 10:00AM: Lovejoy Branch, 1721 McDonough Road, Hampton, GA 30228 Pick up book at branch until August 12

July 9th- 2020 Mayor’s Summer Reading Club Kick Off – Alliance Theatre


Facebook Event

Virtual read-aloud event featuring MSRC ‘s 2020 book selections Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Sherri Duskey and Tom Lichtenheld and In the West End by Will Power, Illustrated by R. Gregory Christie. The event will be streamed via Facebook Live on the Alliance Theatre Facebook page: Alliance Facebook LIVE

July 10th – GSU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

10:00AM -Session 1:

Session 1 Virtual Zoom Storytime Link  Meeting ID: 954 5270 7619

6:00PM -Session 2:

Session 2 Virtual Zoom Storytime Link Meeting ID: 958 2676 4309

August 7th-GSU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

10:00AM -Session 1:

6:00PM Session 2:

Session 2 Virtual Zoom Storytime Link  Meeting ID: 977 5541 1527

July 11th – Kids R Kids John Creek

12:00PM- Link Coming Soon

Book Pick Up:Friday, July 10th from 3:00-5:00PM at Kids ‘R’ Kids Johns Creek, 3835 Johns Creek Parkway, Johns Creek, GA 30024

July 11th & July 18th – Children’s Museum of Atlanta 


In person, open to the public. Cost of regular admission. Families may pick up books after each reading activity.

Parking: The museum is accessible via MARTA and is nearby local attractions with parking decks. For more information about parking and directions go Here

July 15th, 22nd, 29th- In-Person Events- West Atlanta Watershed Alliance


All Events are Open to Public 

July 18th-Georgia State University: Department of Middle and Secondary Education


Altoona Place Park

July 24th-25th-Wise Choice Initiatives

Times TBA

644 Parkdale Dr. Scottdale, GA 30079 

For families in program first, will open to the public if spaces become available  

July 25th- The Junior League of Atlanta

Time TBA

3154 Northside Parkway, NW, Atlanta, GA 30327

Open to the Public 

July 2nd-28th-Fulton County Library System 

Curbside Book Pick Up: Will be offered for books, Mayor’s Summer Reading Club material, early learner resources, make and take crafts. 

More information coming soon! 

July 2, 2020- Kirkwood Branch 


11 Kirkwood Road NE, Atlanta 30317 

July 7- Northwest Branch at Scotts Crossing


2489 Perry Boulevard NW, Atlanta 30318 

July 10- Mechanicsville Branch


400 Formwalt St., SW, Atlanta 30312 

July 10thEvelyn G. Lowery Library @ Cascade

3665 Cascade Road SW, Atlanta 30331 

July 13-East Roswell Branch  


2301 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell 30076 

Tuesday, July 14- Adams Park Branch

2231 Campbellton Rd. SW, Atlanta 30311 

July 14- West End Branch 

10:00AM and 3:00PM 

525 Peeples Street SW, Atlanta 30310 

July 15-Louise Watley Library at Southeast Atlanta 


1463 Pryor Road, Atlanta, GA 30315 

July 15- Washington Park Branch 


1116 Martin Luther King, Jr., Drive, Atlanta 30314 

July 15th – Wolf Creek Branch


3100 Enon Road, Atlanta 30331

July 15- Northside Branch


3295 Northside Parkway NW, Atlanta 30327 

 July 17- Martin Luther King Jr., Branch


409 John Wesley Dobbs Ave, Atlanta GA 30312 

July 21- Cleveland Avenue Branch  


47 Cleveland Avenue SW, Atlanta 30315 

July 22-College Park Branch 


3647 Main Street, College Park 30337

July 24th– Roswell Branch

10:30 AM 

115 Norcross Street, Roswell 30075 

July 27thPonce de Leon Branch 


980 Ponce de Leon Avenue NE, Atlanta GA 30306

July 28th– Milton Branch 


855 Mayfield Road, Milton, GA 30009 

July 28th– Alpharetta Branch 


10 Park Plaza, Alpharetta 30009 

Gladys S. Dennard Library @ South Fulton

Date and Time TBA

4055 Flat Shoals Road, Union City 30291

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