KIDS PROGRAM: AGES 4-11 Summer Reading Program starts June 1st through August 14, 2021
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 tune into our virtual Make and Explore Thursdays! Swing by the library weekly to pick up a STEM craft kit! You can explore virtual tours, our library resources, places in the community, or just learn something new.
Read five books to get a free book and congratulatory lawn sign!
Read 5 books, make 5 things, and explore in five ways to complete the program and get a a toy prize and 3 of our virtual Tickets to enter into a raffle of your choice for a Razor scooter, Party in a Box courtesy of Square One, 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 4th.
Kids will win a free book after reading and logging five books, or five 30-minute blocks of reading (online only).
There will be a grand prize ticket drawing this year, that allows kids to choose which prizes they wish to enter by logging into Beanstack.Prizes include Harry Potter book set, an augmented reality Lego Set, a penny board, a party in a box, courtesy of Square One, 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.
This summer we will have virtual storytimes and weekly virtual performances Tuesdays on Zoom, and Make and Explore Thursdays. Prior registration for weekly performances is required, and links to those performances will be posted on our website. On Make and Explore Thursdays, we will have recorded STEM crafts for children ages 4-11. Pick up a different craft kit weekly and follow along at home!
We will have special virtual events for all ages such as paint night and bingo nights! be sure to check the website for special dates and times.
The summer events are funded by donations from the Friends of the Woodland Public Library.