Kids' Summer Reading Challenge
The Summer Reading Challenge is designed to encourage a daily habit of reading and to Learn; Create; and Explore.
Online pre-registration begins June 1. Logging of reading and activities begins June 7.
To Get Started:
--Register for a Beanstack account by clicking here.
--Parents/guardians can create one Beanstack Family account and add all family members to the account as Readers.
--Already have a Beanstack account from previous Challenges? Simply log into your current account.
--Sign up each family member for the appropriate Reading Challenge based on their age or grade.
--Download the Beanstack app from the App Store or Google Play Store to make logging super simple.
--Want a paper log? Download and print one here.
--Don't have reliable internet access and/or a printer? Stop in the library to sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge and to take home a paper log.
How it Works:
--Open to ages 0 - Rising 6th graders
--Goal: Read or listen 20 minutes a day, reading whatever you want.
--For each day of reading, log it on your Beanstack account or paper log.
--Every 7 logged days will earn one raffle entry for our prize drawing at the end of the summer.
--Complete 30 days of reading: earn a free book.
--Read 56 days: receive another book.
--Receive a free book just for signing up!
--Complete the activities on the "Read. Learn. Create. Explore." badge - choose a prize from the Treasure Box
1000 Books Before Kindergarten Summer Launch
A special Challenge for the little ones who have not yet started Kindergarten. Use Beanstack or a paper booklet to keep track of the books you read to your child.
Limited Summer Time Offer: Register your child by August 7 - receive a free book just for signing up!
Find more information about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten on Beanstack or by visiting the Early Literacy page of the library's website.