Get a Free Book: October 23 – 31, 2022
From October 23 – 31, kids and teens can stop by any library location and pick out a free book! Youth (0–18) are eligible, while supplies last. Costumes are encouraged, but not required.
How do you pick up a free book for Halloween?
Any youth ages birth to 18 can visit any library location. No program signup is required.
Do we have to sign up for a library card or any other program?
A library card is always encouraged but not required for this promotion.
Does my child need to be present at an SJPL location to pick up a free book for Halloween?
Yes, your child has to be present to claim a free book—one book per child.
Do youth need to wear a costume to get a free book?
No, it is not required but always welcome and encouraged.
Are there only Halloween books available?
Nope! Giveaway reads are from a wide variety of genres.
Can we pick up an item after October 31?
No. The program only runs through Halloween, Monday, October 31.