Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury will kick off its summer reading program, "Fizz, Boom, Read," with a welcome party, "Bubbleology" Keith Michael Johnson, June 29 at 11:30 a.m.

The summer reading program is for preschool and elementary school children.

The reading event will conclude Aug. 9 with a gala finale featuring children's entertainer Robert Rivest and "Science in Motion."

For more information, call the South Street library at 860-350-2181.