The official start for summer reading is June 12. If you need to create or update an account, you can do so now, but be sure to return to join the challenge on June 12! Challenges will show as available to join once the official program begins and can be joined any time during the program.
If you already have a Beanstack account: Log in to your account on the Beanstack website If you don't remember your login, use the 'forgot username' or 'forgot password' options, or, call our library for assistance. To join the challenge, on or after June 12, log in to your account and click "Join" on the available challenge. Then you'll be able to log your reading!
Be sure to update your child's profile with their current age and grade. The reading challenge for your child's age group will then be available for them to join on their profile, starting June 12.
If you're new to Beanstack: Visit the Beanstack website or download the app and follow the prompts to create a new account at anytime. Then, log in on June 12 to join the Summer Reading challenge.
The adventure begins as you Find Your Voice this summer at Three Rivers Library with prizes, gift card drawings, and Grand Prize Drawings, just for reading! Keep track of your reading time to earn badges, prizes, virtual tickets and more.
Here’s how it works:
- Read 240 Minutes (4 Hours): Earn 2 virtual raffle tickets for the Grand Prize Raffles
- Read 480 Minutes (8 Hours): 2 virtual tickets for the Grand Prize Raffles & entry to the bonus prize raffle
- Read 720 Minutes (12 Hours): 3 virtual tickets for the Grand Prize Raffles
- Every 240 Minutes (4 hours) increment read and logged, for a total of 2160 Minutes or 36 hours, earns an additional virtual ticket for the Grand Prize Raffles
- Read 2400 Minutes (40 hours): automatic entry for a separate Super Reader Bonus Prize Raffle
- Program Perks: Attend our virtual adult programs and listen for the secret word to enter as an activity in Beanstack for even more virtual tickets for the Grand Prize Raffle
Every time you log reading times, you'll be automatically entered into our random gift card drawings! Grand Prize Drawing tickets are not automatically entered. Once you have earned Grand Prize Drawing tickets, be sure to view the prize choices and enter your tickets for the raffle prize you wish to win. Only one Grand Prize can be won per person. Winners of the Grand Prize Drawings are eligible for the bonus prizes and the random gift card drawings. Most prizes must be picked up at the library, in-person or via curbside.
* Only materials read during the summer reading program, 6/12/23-7/22/23, are eligible to be logged. All reading minutes must be logged by the end of the program, 7/22/23.