For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our eight different reading skills programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. Programs have been offered as a community service by City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation Department since 1988.
For information, or to enroll online, please select an age group below:
4-Year-Olds and Entering Kindergarteners
Entering 1st Graders
Entering 2nd Graders
Entering 3rd Graders
Entering 4th or 5th Graders
Entering 6th, 7th, or 8th Graders
Entering 9th, 10th, or 11th Graders
Entering 12th Graders, College Students, or Adults
To speak with a program coordinator, or enroll by phone, call 800-964-8888
5:00 am-7:00 pm Mon.-Fri.; 5:00 am-4:00 pm Sat.-Sun.
For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level above. The summer reading programs are available in Santa Cruz and other locations throughout the area.