Summer Reading Registration Kicks-Off Saturday June 27th with a
Chalk-the-Weekend Challenge! We can't be together for this year's kick-off, but we can still have fun to get things started!
Your First Challenge: Show us what "Imagine Your Story" means to you by drawing or writing your interpretation of the theme on your sidewalk with sidewalk chalk!  Then, snap a photo to post on Facebook or Instagram and tag the library @CaldwellPLNJ. Upload an image to your ReadSquared account to earn points toward completing the first level in the program!
The Basics:
  • Challenge runs July 6-August 16


  • Three Different Programs

    • Wee Read:  Ages 0-5

      • Log picture books

    • Children's Program:  Ages 6-11

      • Log books or picture books ​

    • Teen Program:  Ages 12-17

      • Log days or volunteer hours​

  • Six Levels

    • ​Earn points by reading, attending virtual events, writing book reviews, completing activities like scavenger hunts, and volunteering
  • Participate at Your Own Pace!

Caldwell Public Library

268 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006-5198


The library building is still closed to the public.

We are open virtually.

Please click here to see our Curbside hours

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