The program began in 2005 as a way to encourage middle school students to read during the summer. In 2016, the program was extended to reach high school students as well.
2017 High School Regional Battle
Saturday, Aug. 19, at 4 p.m.
260 Boardman Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
2017 Middle School Regional Battle
Saturday, Sept. 15, at 9 a.m.
53 Pendell Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
If you are a parent or student interesting in participating in Battle of the Books, please visit our Public webpage for more information.
If you are a library director or staff member, please visit our Libraries page for more information.