June 1 - August 31, 2017. For ages 0-18.
Summer Spark encourages kids to have fun, stay active, and keep learning all summer long. Join in the fun by attending free programs at your library and earning prizes by completing reading and activity challenges!
Learn about events, activities, and resources tailored to specific age groups and for educators.
Learn for Prize
Kids can earn book prizes and be entered into drawings for prizes by reading (alone or with someone else) and/or completing fun activities.
Prizes include family memberships to the Minnesota Science Museum or the Minnesota Children's Museum.
Summer Spark Survey
If you participated in Summer Spark, or are the parent or caregiver of a participant in Summer Spark, let us know what you think!
Summer Spark is supported by:
- The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library
- Pioneer Press
- Ecolab Foundation
- Carl Benson Endowment
- Lillian Wright and C. Emil Berglund Foundation
- Elizabeth Biorn Endowment
- Ethel Ridgway Endowments
- Kowalski’s Markets
- Staples Foundation
- Red Balloon Bookshop
- Dollar General Literacy Foundation