The Mid-Hudson Library System Battle of the Books program is open to middle- and high-school students.

Programs

Students entering grades 6 through 9 in the fall of the current year can participate in the Middle School Battle of the Books.

Students entering grades 9 through 12 in the fall of the current year can participate in the Teen/High School Battle of the Books.

Regional Battles

Each year’s program concludes with a Regional Battle that takes place toward the end of the summer.

2019 Teen/High School Regional Battle: Friday, Aug. 16, at 4 p.m. at Columbia-Greene Community College

2019 Middle School Regional Battle: Saturday, Aug. 17, at 9 a.m. at Columbia-Greene Community College

Get Involved

There are more than 24 libraries participating in the Mid-Hudson Library System’s Battle of the Books. To see if your local library participates, visit here. If your library does not participate, contact us and we can tell you how to get involved.