Family Activities

Libraries

Reading Public Library

Southeast Branch Library

1426 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading, PA 19602

Phone: 610-655-6362

Main Library

100 S. Fifth St., Reading, PA 19602

Phone: 610-655-6350 circulation

Northwest Branch Library

901 Schuylkill Avenue, Reading, PA 19601

Phone: 610-655-6360

Northeast Branch Library

1348 North 11th Street, Reading, PA 19604

Phone: 610-655-6361

 

For children and adults

About Families

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Olivet Boys & Girls Club

1161 Pershing Blvd., Reading PA 19611
Phone: 610-373-1314

Health and Life Skills

Programs in this area develop young people’s capacity to engage in positive behaviors that nurture their own well-being, set personal goals, and live successfully as self-sufficient adults.

Cavity-Free Zone, Smart Girls, NetSmartz, Passport to Manhood, Smart Moves, Feed-A-Friend, Kids Café (in partnership with the Greater Berks Food Bank)

Sports, Fitness and Recreation

Programs in this area develop fitness, positive use of leisure time, skills for stress management, appreciation for the environment, and social skills.

Basketball, Baseball, Tomorrow Fund, Swimming, RBI Baseball League, Table/Board Games,

JR RBI Baseball League, Soccer, NFL Flag Football, Structured Gym, Blue Mountain Camp

 

YMCA

631 Washington St., Reading, PA 19601

Phone: 610-378-4700

Childcare (before & after school) Pool, Fitness center (gym), Basketball court, Walking track, Racketball

Goggle Works

201 Washington Street, Reading, PA 19601

Phone: 610-374-4600

Exhibitions, Classes & Workshops, Foreign movie theater

Reading Public Museum

500 Museum Rd, Reading, PA 19611

Phone: 610-371-5850

Art exhibits, Planetarium, Arboretum

Note: Go to the Reading Public Library to get a FREE museum pass for you and your children!

First Energy Stadium

Home of The Reading Fightin Phils (formerly Reading Phillies)

1900 Centre Ave, Reading, PA 19612

Phone: 610-375-8469

T.E.A Factory

580 Willow St, Reading, PA 19602

Phone: 484-222-0832

Art exhibits, Salsa classes, Theater classes, Yoga, Zumba, Poetry Class 

Reading Recreation Commission

320 S. 3rd St., Reading, PA 19602

Phone: 610-655-6201

Playground, Pool, Rec Centers, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Soccer, Volleyball, Bus Trips

Girl Scouts

1300 New Holland Rd # 106, Reading, PA

Phone: 610-796-7587