For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our reading programs, which are designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. Programs are offered as a community service by IU South Bend Center for Professional Development & Lifelong Learning since 1996.

2016 Summer Reading Programs

For Children and Adults

Programs in Elkhart, Michigan City, and South Bend

For detailed program information, please select an age group below:


For more information, or to enroll by phone, please call:

1 (800) 964-8888

8 am- 10 pm Mon- Fri, 8 am- 7 pm Sat, 10 am- 6 pm Sun


For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level above. The summer reading programs are available in Elkhart, Michigan City, South Bend, and other locations throughout the area.