MILFORD - Pike County Public Library (PCPL) has announced the schedule for the 2014 Summer Reading Program for children ages 3-12. Registration began Monday, June 9th.

This summer, PCPL is taking on science in a big way with a science theme: Fizz, Boom, Read! A variety of engaging programs will be offered, in which children can hone practical science skills.

The schedule is as follows:

In Milford, the program will be held on the following Monday’s – July 7,14,21,28 and August 4. The Preschool group (ages 3-5)will meet from 11:00-11:45. Ages 6-8 will meet from 1:00-1:45 and Preteens (ages 9-12) will meet from 2:30-3:15.

At the Dingman Township branch, the program will run the following Tuesdays – July 8, 15, 22, 29 and August 5. Ages 3-5 will meet from 10:30-11:15. Ages 6-8 will also meet from 10:30-11:15 in a separate group, and ages 9-12 will meet from 1:00-1:45.

Registration is necessary and forms are available at the Milford and Dingman branches and also on the library’s website ( For more information, call the Milford branch at (570) 296-8211 or Dingmans Branch at (570) 686-7045.