Summer Reading 2024 at The New Hope-Solebury Library!

Summer Quest programming is from June 17 through August 9. Access our calendar at under the “Events” tab. Online registration is open now.

2024 Library Summer Reading Log

UES 2024 Summer Reading Challenge

LES 2024 Summer Reading Challenge

SUMMER QUEST STORYTIME: Adventure begins at your Library! Tuesdays, beginning June 18 through August 6 at 10:30 a.m. Join Miss Patricia and Miss Marge for stories, crafts, and songs. This program is for preschool children and their caregivers. Register.

NEW HOPE-SOLEBURY CELEBRITY READER SERIES: All start at 4 p.m.  Lower Elementary Principal Dr. Jennifer Bloom-June 18; Elementary Librarian Jennifer Whyte-June 26; Superintendent Dr. Charles Lentz-July 10; Upper Elementary Principal Jesse Brosious- July 23. Please register for each program individually.

EYES OF THE WILD! Thursday, June 20, at 10:30 a.m. Take a walk on the wild side and come to the Library for this fun, fascinating, and educational program with live animals. Register.

VIRTUAL ART Programs: Thursday, June 27, Travel to the Rainforest- Toucan in a Tree, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Register. Thursday, June 27, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mini Masterpieces. Summer in Greece. Register.

AMERICAN SWEDISH HISTORICAL MUSEUM: VIKING EXPLORERS. Friday, June 28, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Viking navigation and shipbuilding will be investigated in this interactive program. Register.

MUSIC PLAY PATROL: Thursday, July 11, at 10:30 a.m. Musical storytelling. Register.

IN-PERSON ART WITH ANITA: LET’S CAPTURE A DRAGON! Wednesday, July 17, 10:30 a.m.-Noon. Register.

NUTRITION AND HEALTH: Doylestown Health educator Lisa Borine. Friday, July 19, 10:30 a.m. Register.

IN-PERSON ART WITH ANITA: FUNNY FUNGI TRIORAMA! Thursday, July 25, at 10:30 a.m.-11:45. Register.

MAD SCIENCE OF NJ: SPIN, POP, BOOM! Friday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m. Radioactive Rick Register.

FANTASTIC FUNGI: Thursday, August 1, at 10:30 a.m. Learn all about mushrooms with Jade Greene, president of the Aquetong Watershed Association. Register.

MAD SCIENCE OF NJ: WACKY SCIENCE, Thursday, August 8, 10:30 a.m. Radioactive Rick. Register.

The following ongoing programs do not need registration. Just come to the library and enjoy!

CHESS CLUB: Every Monday at 3 p.m. Open chess play. Boards and Pieces provided. All experience levels.

NERD STUDIO: Every Tuesday at 3 p.m. Various tools and materials available for crafting- including hot gluing, woodburning, and 3D printing.

MAGIC the GATHERING and POKEMON CLUB: Every Friday at 3 p.m. Casual Magic with a friendly group. Free starter kits available for beginning players, free Pokemon cards as well for players interested in trading cards.