KIDS PROGRAM: AGES 4-11 Summer Reading Program starts June 1st through July 31, 2023
We want to help you fill your summer with books, creativity, and fun at the library! This summer we invite you to read 5 books, make 5 things, and explore in 5 ways. You can read books from home or from the library. You can make things at home or join us on Thursdays from 1-2 in Square One for our Make and Explore Program! You can explore our library resources, places in the community, or just learn something new.
Read five books to get a free book!
Read 5 books, make 5 things, and explore in five ways to complete the program and get a a toy trinket and 3 of our virtual Tickets to enter into a raffle of your choice for a Razor scooter, an American Girl Doll, a Harry Potter Book Set, and more!
NOTE: Tickets have to be put into raffles by logging into Beanstack.
Continue reading throughout the summer to earn more badges and more tickets to add to the grand prize drawings!
We hope you will join us in exploring all the library and the community have to offer!
Logging by Books or Minutes
You can log everything in Beanstack and choose either logging books, which is good for kids reading shorter books, or logging minutes, which is better for kids reading longer books and is only available online. Minute loggers get some bonus tickets!
Prizes and Raffles
Prize pickup starts June 19th, and prizes can be claimed until September 30th.
Kids will win a free book after reading and logging five books, or five 30-minute blocks of reading (online only).
There will be grand prize ticket drawings, that allows kids to choose which prizes they wish to enter by logging into Beanstack. Prizes include Harry Potter book set, a glamping Lego Set, a penny board, an American Girl Doll, a Razor Scooter and more!.
Logging and Badges
On Beanstack kids will earn badges for logging books or minutes, and for completing Make and Explore activities. Click on the activity badges to see the ideas for how to earn the badge. There is always a choice to write in your own idea.
Lunch at the Library will be served M-F from This summer we will have four storytimes a week as well as weekly performances Tuesdays. Lego Club from 1-2pm in the Children's Area on Wednesdays, and Make and Explore crafts in Square One from 1-2pm on Thursdays! For tweens, we will be hosting a weekly event in the Leake Room on Mondays from 1-2pm with a different schedule each week. The schedule can be found on our events calendar on our website, our print calendars in house, and on our Facebook and Instagram social media pages, @woodlandpubliclibrary.
We have special events called Campfire S'moreytime on June 15, June 29, and July 13.
The summer events are funded by donations from the Friends of the Woodland Public Library, The California State Library, and Measure J.