RIO RANCHO, N.M. – The City of Rio Rancho’s Library and Information Services Department’s Summer Reading Program is almost herr.

Online registration begins at the libraries’ website,, on Monday, June 13.

The Summer Reading Program will run until July 30. Children and teens are invited to earn free books through reading and will have the opportunity to be entered into drawings for fun gifts by completing experiential activities. Adults can earn entries for literary themed prize drawings. All prizes are available for pick up at the libraries.

This year’s summer reading theme is “Oceans of Possibilities.” A wide variety of in-person library programs invite all ages to explore science, culture, art, and more. Register online or onsite starting June 13 and pick up registration materials at any library location. More information about the Summer Reading Program can be found by visiting the libraries’ website or by calling either library (505-891-5013 for Loma Colorado/505-891-5012 for Esther Bone).

The Loma Colorado Main Library is at 755 Loma Colorado Blvd., and the Esther Bone Memorial Library is at 950 Pinetree Road.

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