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The 2018 Summer Reading Splash

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Join us for the 2018 Summer Reading Splash! The Splash will take place from 10 a.m. –3 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at the Austin ISD Performing Arts Center. 

A collaboration between the Austin ISD Libraries, BookPeople, and the Austin Public Library, the Splash will feature author panels, hands-on activities, book signings, and more. 

Keynote speaker Kate DiCamillo will open the festival.  Over 20 additional authors will attend and participate in the programming. 

The Splash programming will focus on readers in grades 3-6, but the 5 Book Dive Summer Reading Program will continue this year for students of every age.

Transportation will be provided free of charge from multiple schools to the AISD Performing Arts Center. See attached fliers for more details.

More information on the 2018 Summer Reading Splash and the 5 Book Dive is available at

Splash flier - English

Splash flier – Spanish